Category Archives: Gordon McDonald

The McDonald’s find work in Tuscor, MT 1924-25!

A series of photographs were included in Vivian’s scrapbook but their meaning was unclear.  They featured Vivian and her father Ronald (R.S.) .  If you will recall, the Cheney school census’ mentioned something about brother Gordon being in Tuscor, MT. … Continue reading

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Vivian McDonald becomes a teacher 1923!

In this post, I am going to go back in time just a little before Vivian married Hilary McKanna in the summer of 1923.-1924. Vivian was the older sister to Keith, Gordon, Miriam, Eddie and Jean.  She finished up her … Continue reading

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McKanna and McDonald Wedding 1924

My father’s family didn’t have a lot of money, so this wedding of Vivian’s must have been a great affair for them.  I wish I could have been there but my father, Keith, was only 14 years old at the … Continue reading

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Local Cheney Maid Weds!

In 1924, my Aunt Vivian got married.  It apparently was a big event in the lives of the McDonald family. My Aunt Eddie celebrated her sister’s marriage with several items saved in her “Collection of Junk.”  Eddie had an article … Continue reading

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