Category Archives: Barclay Surname

A Tour of Scotland: Leaving Edinburgh, Scotland’s People and driving on the left?

I was up early but it took a few more minutes to really get going. I dressed and checked all that I would need for the day to go Scotland’s People Centre at 9 am. Alan would be on his … Continue reading

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A Tour of Scotland: The Scottish Genealogical Society, A Little Harry Potter and more…

It was Tuesday, May 8th and I was up pretty early, for today is visiting the Scottish Genealogical Society in Edinburgh. I took a shot of medicine for my cold and then rested for a while waiting for my transformation … Continue reading

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July 1947: Ronald S. McDonald passes. A Tribute!

Nellie passed in May and just two months later Ronald’s life ends. On 22 July 1947 Ronald S. McDonald died.  He was father to: Vivian, Gordy, Miriam, Eddie, Keith and Jean and brother to Nellie. In Remembrance – In Memory … Continue reading

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World War I – My McDonald Cousins Serve!

Over there, over there! Send the word, send the word, over there! That the Yanks are coming, the Yanks are coming, The drums rum-tumming ev’rywhere! So prepare, say a prayer, send the word, send the word to beware! We’ll be over, … Continue reading

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