Person:Edward McDonald (11)

Edward McDonald
m. 1713
  1. Richard McDonald1716 -
  2. James McDonald1718 -
  3. Edward McDonald1719/20 - 1760
  4. Joseph McDonald1722 - 1809
  5. Rebecca McDonald1724 - 1816
  6. Catherine McDonald1726/27 -
  7. Mary McDonald1729/30 - 1795
  8. Bryan McDonald, Jr.1732 - 1777
  9. Priscilla McDonald1734 - 1818
m. 6 Aug 1752
  1. Elizabeth McDonald1753 -
  2. Anna McDonaldAbt 1755 -
  3. Catherine McDonald1755 -
  4. Rebecca McDonaldAbt 1759 - 1831
Facts and Events
Name Edward McDonald
Gender Male
Birth? 4 Mar 1719/20 Mill Creek, New Castle, Delaware
Marriage 6 Aug 1752 New Castle Delawareto Mary Robinson
Death[1] Jun 1760 Augusta County, Virginia

Edward McDonald was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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  • Page 43.--24th September, 1760. Edward McDonald's appraisement, by David Cloid, James Cloid, Samuel McRoberts--One wagon, currier's tools, 8 vols. of Spectator, The Body of the Virginia Laws. 2 prayer books, 1 Bible, 2 primers, 1 dictionary, The Complete Tradesman, other small books, 2 moon knives, 19 hides tanned leather, 16 sides soal leather, 11 sides bridle leather, 1 calf skin.

Records in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Page 197.--21st May. 1757. Bryan McDonald's will--To son Bryan McDonald, 1/2 of testator's land where he (Bryan, Jr.) used to live; to son-in-law John Armstrong, other half of plantation above where testator now lives to daughter Prisia, bed she now lieth upon; to wife Catherine; to son Richard, 5 shillings; to sons James, Edward, Joseph and Bryan McDonald, remainder of estate; to daughters Rebecca Bean, Catherine Armstrong, Mary Smith. Executors, wife Catherine and son-in-law John Armstrong. Teste: Joseph McDonald, George Robinson, Edward McDonald. Proved, 18th August, 1757, by Edward and Joseph McDonald. Both executors qualify with Edward McDonald and Joseph McDonald.
  • Page 332.--29th August, 1759. Vendue of Bryan McDonald's estate To Bryan McDonald, Edward McDonald, William Graham (a large sermon book), James Bean (Drilincourt on Death), Geo. Robinson (a large Prayer Book) James Litherdale (a conc shell), Catherine McDonald.
  • Page 35.--13th November, 1759. John Cloyd's appraisement, by Edward, Joseph and Bryan McDonald.
  • Page 21 - John Neely, 25 acres, adjoining the heirs of Edward McDonald, George Robason. January 26, 1763. [Abstract of Land Grant Surveys, 1761-1791, Augusta & Rockingham Counties, Virginia, by Peter Cline Kaylor, pg. 9].


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Husband's Name

Edward MCDONALD (AFN:3DG5-D4)    

Born:  4 Mar 1720  Place:  Mill Creek, New Castle, DE 
Died:  Jun 1760  Place:  , Augusta Co., VA. 
Married:  6 Aug 1752  Place:  , New Castle, Del. 

Mother:  Catherine ROBINSON (AFN:3DG4-GB)   

Wife's Name

Mary (Maria) ROBINSON (AFN:958P-X6)    

Born:  25 Feb 1733  Place:  Wilmington, New Castle, Del. 
Christened:  18 Mar 1733  Place:  Wilmington, New Castle, Del. 
Married:  6 Aug 1752  Place:  , New Castle, Del. 

Father:  Israel ROBINSON (AFN:MFZG-0G)    
Mother:  Elizabeth HENDRIXON (AFN:MFZG-1M)   


1. Sex Name

F  Elizabeth MC DONALD (AFN:958P-ZC)    

Born:  29 May 1753   Place:  , Augusta Co., VA.  

2. Sex Name

F  Anna MC DONALD (AFN:958Q-1N)    

Born:  Abt 1755   Place:  , Augusta Co., VA.  

3. Sex Name

F  Rebecca MC DONALD (AFN:958Q-0H)    

Born:  Abt 1759   Place:  Of Abingdon, Washington, VA.  

4. Sex Name

F  Catherine MC DONALD (AFN:958Q-2T)    

Born:  1 May 1755   Place:  Of Abingdon, Washington, VA.
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