Baptism: 29 April 1837
Parents: James McDonald & Isabella Shearer.1
She was the daughter of James McDonald and Isabel Shearer.
Mary appeared on the 1841 Scottish Census of 6 Jun 1841 in the household of James McDonald at Mill of Boyndie, Banff, Banffshire, Scotland ;
McDONALD James, 40, Miller, Yes
McDONALD Isabella, 40, Yes
McDONALD Alexander, 7, Yes
McDONALD Mary, 4, Yes
McDONALD Jean, 6mths, Yes
GRANT Margaret, 15, Female Servant, Yes.2
Mary appeared on the 1851 Scottish Census of 30 Mar 1851 in the household of Isabel McDonald at Blairmaud, Boyndie, Banffshire, Scotland ;
McDONALD Isabella, Head, 22, Teacher, Mortlach Banff
McDONALD Mary, Sister, 14, Scholar, Banff
McDONALD Jane, Sister, 10, Scholar, Boyndie
McDONALD Susanna, Sister, 8, Scholar, Boyndie.3
|Father*||James McDonald (c 1797 - 21 Feb 1871)|
|Mother*||Isabel Shearer (7 Jan 1800 - 8 May 1892)|
- [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/XBSF-TB9 : accessed 21 March 2015), James Macdonald in entry for Mary Macdonald, 21 Mar 1837; citing , reference ; FHL microfilm 990,818.
- [S82] 1841 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 6 June 1841), 1841 Banff Banffshire, ED 1A Page 2 Parish No 147. Hereinafter cited as 1841 Scottish Census.
- [S28] 1851 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 30 March 1851), 1851 Boyndie Banffshire, ED 4 page 10 Parish No 149. Hereinafter cited as 1851 Scottish Census.