Category Archives: West Seattle

The rest of the McDonald’s in 1940…

Keith was not the only one of the McDonalds who migrated to Seattle.  His sister Eddie was living there and she had also married.  Remember Keith spelled our last name MacDonald. According to the 1940 census Eddie is living in Seattle, … Continue reading

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Eddie’s Collection of Junk: Graduation from Sacred Heart Nursing School 1928

Eddie completed her classes and graduated from Sacred Heart Nursing School on the 15th of May, 1928. She had among her things in her Collection of Junk, a faded letter dated November 1, 1928 from the State of Washington Department … Continue reading

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Leola Vivian and Hilary McKanna begin Married Life!

The story is that Vivian met Hilary at Uncle Angus McDonald’s home in West Seattle.  Uncle Angus had spent time in Alaska although I have not been able to prove it. Angus McDonald was the older brother of R.S. and … Continue reading

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Angus’ wife – Louisa Jane Hanson

Louisa shares the tombstone with her husband Angus at Calvary Cemetery in Seattle, Washington. Certificate of Death Louisa Jane McDonald, 3268 38th Ave. SW, died April 7, 1939. She was white, widowed. Husband Angus McDonald. Date of birth Sept. 12, … Continue reading

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