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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

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Archie & Mary’s Children: George James McDonell

George James McDonell was born to Archie and Mary 22 July, 1878 but he is missing from the enumeration of the family in the Census of 1881.  So far no burial information has been found for George James but more research needs to be … Continue reading

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Archie & Mary’s children: Ellen Elizabeth McDonald

Ellen was her formal name but she was always called “Nellie.”  She was Keith’s aunt by family structure but probably more like the “only” mother he knew for he was 18 months old when his mother Grace died.  Nellie is … Continue reading

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Archibald McDonell Establishes Himself in Chichester!

Keith’s grandfather Archibald McDonell appears in the 1861 Canadian Census living in Chichester, Pontiac County, Canada East (Quebec).  He is living alone. The 1861 Canadian census is on microfilm and was studied at a Family History Center back in about 2000.  This … Continue reading

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