Margaret McDonald

#7613, (20 Jul 1829 - )
     Margaret McDonald was born on 20 Jul 1829 at Mortlach, Banffshire, Scotland ,

Baptism: 10 Aug 1829
Parents: James McDonald & Isabel Shearer.1

She was the daughter of James McDonald and Isabel Shearer.

Margaret appeared on the 1851 Scottish Census of 30 Mar 1851 in the household of John McDonald at Allawick, Aberlour, Banffshire, Scotland ;
McDONALD John, Head, 62, Farmer of 50 Acres, Aberlour Banff
McDONALD Alexander, Brother, 57, Farmers Brother, Aberlour
McDONALD Helen, Mother, 84, Farmers Mother, Boharm, Banff
McDONALD Helen, Niece, 27, Mortlach Banff
McDONALD Margaret, Niece, 22, Mortlach Banff
McDONALD Helen, Niece, 12, At School, Drainie Moray
WATTS George, Niece Son (Great Nephew), 15, ? (Mee Loun), Aberlour
CLARK George, Servant, 37, Farm Servant, Mortlach
CLARK John, Servant, 14, Farm Servant, Mortlach.2



Margaret McDonald witnessed the birth of John Alexander George McDonald on 18 Oct 1852 Bogs of Linkwood, St Andrews-Lhanbryde, Moray, Scotland ,

MacDonald & Grigor
John Alexander George lawful son of Robert Macdonald in Bogs of Linwood and Elizabeth Grigor his wife, was born on the 18th day of October 1852.

Witnesses at the Baptism, John Grigor, Lossiemouth and Margaret MacDonald, Allawick Aberlour.3,4,5



Margaret appeared on the 1861 Scottish Census of 7 Apr 1861 in the household of John McDonald at Allawick, Aberlour, Banffshire, Scotland ;
McDONALD John, Head, 73, Farmer of 69 Acres Employing 1 Man and 0 boy, Aberlour Banff
McDONALD Alexander, Brother, 68, Farmers Brother, Aberlour
McDONALD Hellen, Niece, 37, Housekeeper, Mortlach
McDONALD Margaret, Niece, 31, Housemaid, Mortlach
McDONALD George, Grand Nephew, 11, Scholar, Aberlour
MURRAY Alexander, Servant, 36, Ploughman, Keith
MURRAY Robert, Servant, 16, Ag Labourer, Aberlour.6



Margaret appeared on the 1881 Scottish Census of 3 Apr 1881 in the household of Alexander McDonald at Moor Cottages, Aberlour, Banffshire, Scotland ;
McDONALD Alexander, Head, 87, Retired Farmer, Pauper, Aberlour Banff
McDONALD Helen, Niece, 56, Agri labourer, Mortlach
McDONALD Margaret, Niece, 50, Dressmaker, Mortlach.7



Margaret appeared on the 1891 Scottish Census of 5 Apr 1891 at Queen Street, Mortlach, Banffshire, Scotland ;
SYMON John, Head, Widower, 86, Retired Saddler
McDONALD Margaret, Servant, Unm, 61, HouseKeeper, Mortlach Banff.8



Margaret appeared on the 1901 Scottish Census of 31 Mar 1901 in the household of Helen McDonald at Midhouse 8, Aberlour, Banffshire, Scotland ;
MacDONALD Helen, Head, Unm, 77, Knitting Dressmaker, Mortlach Banff
MacDONALD Margaret, Sister, Unm, 71, Laundress, Mortlach Banff.9



Margaret appeared on the 1911 Scottish Census of 2 Apr 1911 in the household of Helen McDonald at Midhouse Cottages, Aberlour, Banffshire, Scotland ;
MacDONALD Helen, Head, 86, Single, Private Means, Mortlach Banff
MacDONALD Margaret, Sister, 81, Single, Private Means, Mortlach Banff.10

Father*James McDonald (c 1797 - 21 Feb 1871)
Mother*Isabel Shearer (7 Jan 1800 - 8 May 1892)

Citations

  1. [S33] Birth Marriage and Burial Entries, International Genealogical Index & Family Search Web Site (IGI) : Family Search Web site, From 2000), "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XB3V-QRW : accessed 21 March 2015), James Mcdonald in entry for Margaret Mcdonald, 20 Jul 1829; citing , reference ; FHL microfilm 990,989.
  2. [S28] 1851 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 30 March 1851), 1851 Aberlour Banffshire, ED1 page 8, Rego 145. Hereinafter cited as 1851 Scottish Census.
  3. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  4. [S32] GROS, Scottish OPR's (www.scotlandspeople.co.uk: pre 1855), 1852 St Andrew Llanbryd, Moray, 142/00 0020 0147. Hereinafter cited as Scottish OPR's.
  5. [S22] Birth and Marriage Entries, International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Woolloongabba, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia: Genealogical Society of Qld, 1988 Version), C111424/0849.
  6. [S79] 1861 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.co.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 7 April 1861), 1861 Aberlour Banffshire, ED 1 Page 1, Rego No 145. Hereinafter cited as 1861 Scottish Census.
  7. [S15] 1881 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 3 April 1881), 1881 Aberlour Banffshire, ED 1, Page 6, Rego No 145. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Scottish Census.
  8. [S16] 1891 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 5 April 1891), 1891 Mortlach Banffshire, RG12. Hereinafter cited as 1891 Scottish Census.
  9. [S63] 1901 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 31 March 1901), 1901 Aberlour Banff, ED 1 Page 14, Rego No 145. Hereinafter cited as 1901 Scottish Census.
  10. [S136] GRO Scotland, 1911 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 2 April 1911), 1911 Aberlour Banff, 145/00 001/00 005. Hereinafter cited as 1911 Scottish Census.