Person:Angus MacDonald (14)

Angus John MacDonald
  1. Donald Macdonald1862 -
  2. Patrick Macdonald1863 -
  3. Michael Macdonald1872 -
  4. Angus John MacDonald1876 - 1920
m. 19 Apr 1915
Facts and Events
Name Angus John MacDonald
Gender Male
Birth? 8 May 1876 Kirkfield, Victoria, Ontario, Canada
Marriage 19 Apr 1915 Vancouver, British Columbia, Canadato Mary Christina Gillespie
Death[2] 11 Apr 1920 Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Burial[1] Apr 1920 Mountain View Cemetery and Crematorium, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada


The death took place on Sunday morning April 11th, 1920, at his home in the Douglas Lodge Apartments, Vancouver, B.C., of Angus J. MacDonald, engineer and railroad contractor of British Columbia, following an acute attack of Bright's disease. He was born in Kirkfield, Ontario, in 1876 and came to Vancouver in 1911. For many years he acted a superintendent of construction for the Canadian Northern Railway. His most recent work was the erection of the railway's large warehouse on False Creek, Vancouver. Mr. MacDonald is survived by a widow, who is a daughter of Commissioner F.J. Gillespie, of South Vancouver, and a two months old son. His mother, aged 86, is also living, together with three sisters and six brothers; Mrs. M.B. Carlin, Victoria, B.C., Mrs. Peter Webb, Halifax, N.S., and Miss Katherine, of Vancouver; James, a return veteran, Vancouver; Patrick at Kirkfield, Ont.; Alexander, Silverton, B.C.; Philip and Walter of Prince Rupert and B.J. MacDonald, of Kamloops, B.C. The funeral took place from the Holy Rosary church to Mountain View cemetery, Vancouver, on Tuesday morning, and was largely attended by friends of the deceased.

published in the Beaverton Express, 22 April, 1920

  1. Find a Grave.

    memorial # 26273811

  2. B.C. Deaths.

    Name: Angus John Macdonald
    Event Type: Death
    Event Date: 11 Apr 1920
    Event Place: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Gender: Male
    Age: 43
    Marital Status: Married
    Birth Date: 08 May 1876
    Birthplace: , Ontario
    Father's Name: Angus John Macdonald
    Mother's Name: Margaret Mooney
    Spouse's Name:
    Tribe or Clan:
    Affiliate Film Number: B13117
    GS Film number: 1927294
    Digital Folder Number: 004437609
    Image Number: 01152
    Registration Number: 77009

    Citing this Record:
    "British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986," index and images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 26 February 2015), Angus John Macdonald, 11 Apr 1920; citing Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; British Columbia Archives film number B13117, Division of Vital Statistics, Victoria; FHL microfilm 1,927,294.