Tag Archives: McDonell Surname

The Hugh McDonell & Ellen McDonald Family

I got  a little excited about Jennette and jumped to her before sharing about her older brother Hugh McDonell also a son of Alexander John and Ellen (McPherson) McDonell. Hugh was born about 1834 in Upper Canada.  He married Ellen McDonald on 24 … Continue reading

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Nellie’s Charts – Her Mother Mary McDonell’s Family!

Ronald’s sister Nellie prepared the family genealogy in 1932 almost 20 years after the death of her parents Archibald and Mary McDonell.  Nellie (Ellen Elizabeth) had not been to Canada since 1901 when she immigrated with her parents and brother … Continue reading

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McDonell Family in 1881!

The year is 1881 and Archibald McDonell’s family is still prospering.  Archie, Mary, Angus, Ronald, John, Ellen and Alexander are all alive and living in the Chichester area.  Unfortunately, no baby George is mentioned in this census. Source:  1881 Canadian … Continue reading

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Archie & Mary’s children: Angus McDonell

Keith’s Uncle Angus appears in the baptismal records of the St. Alphonse Catholic Church.  Angus is under the name “Agnes,” as written by the parish priest.  Source:  St. Alphonse Church Records, Film#1029798.  These records are also at Ancestry.com under the … Continue reading

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