Category Archives: Willis Surname

Hilary McKanna’s Family!

There is definitely connection between the Angus McDonald family, the McKanna family and the Penglase family. The story is that Vivian met Hilary at Uncle Angus McDonald’s home in West Seattle. Angus’s daughter Helena Mary McDonald married a Claude Penglase … Continue reading

Posted in Alaska, Angus McDonald & Louisa Jane Hanson, British Columbia, California, Calvary Cemetery Yakima WA, Cheney, Douglas, Genealogical Research Trip Spokane & Yakima 2002, George Robert Penglase, GRACE & RONALD MCDONALD, Helena Mary McDonald & Claude Penglase, Hilary M. McKanna, McKanna Surname, Michael Bernard McKanna & Katherine Rooney, Miner's Cemetery, Penglase Surname, Spokane County, Vivian McDonald McKanna, Washington State, Willis Surname, Yakima | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments

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

Posted in Cheney, Eddie L. McDonald & her Collection of Junk, Gordon McDonald, GRACE & RONALD MCDONALD, Jean McDonald Davis, Keith B. MacDonald, MCDONALD/MACDONALD etc., McKanna Surname, Miriam McDonald, Nellie McDonald (Ellen Elizabeth), Spokane County, Vivian McDonald McKanna, Washington State, Willis Surname | Tagged , , | 2 Comments