Tag Archives: McDonell Surname

Revisiting: Alexander John McDonell and Ellen McPherson

Alexander John McDonell and Ellen McPherson are my 2nd great grandparents and the parents of Mary McDonald my great-grandmother and Keith, my dad’s, grandparents. I have tended to be focused on Archibald and Mary McDonell, their siblings and descendants. My trip to … Continue reading

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A Discovery: Archie’s brother John McDonell, living next door in Sheen?

In preparation for my upcoming trip to Ontario, I am studying the records and searching in Pontiac Co., Quebec and other locations. When I first started working on the family history back in 1999 you had to go to the … Continue reading

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Robert R. and C. Catherine McDonald Family

Robert Roland McDonell/McDonald, a son of Duncan and Elizabeth (Betsie) McDonell married Celina Catherine Gray on the 4th of April 1910 in the St. Alphonsus Church in Chapeau, Pontiac County, Quebec.  The sources will be listed at the bottom of this post.  … Continue reading

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Duncan McDonell and Elizabeth Sauve!

Duncan McDonell, a son of Alexander John and Ellen (McPherson) McDonell, was born about 1842 in Lower Canada which refers to Quebec.  He married Elizabeth Sauve on the 27th of February 1865 at the St. Alphonsus Church.  Elizabeth was born about … Continue reading

Posted in Aimee McDonell & a Cecil, Alexander Clement McDonell, Alexander John McDonell and wife Ellen McPherson - Mary's family, Ambrose McDonell & Gray Annie McCarthy, CANADA, Chichester, Duncan & Elizabeth (Sauve) McDonell, Euralia McDonell, George Eugene McDonell, James McDonell, John McDonell, Joseph McDonell, Marcella McDonell, Mary Elizabeth McDonell, MCDONALD/MACDONALD etc., Minnesota, Pontiac County, Quebec, Robert Roland McDonell & Celina Catherine Gray, Rose Ann Ellen McDonell & Thomas W. Leahey, St. Alphonsus Catholic Church, St. Alphonsus Church Cemetery, Allumette Island, Pontiac County Quebec, Steven McDonell & Mary Lepine, Susan Mary Harriett McDonell, Theresa Jane McDonell, Updates and Corrections | Tagged , , , , , | 8 Comments