Jane Elizabeth McDonald

F, b. 1894

Janet McDonald

F, b. circa 1844, d. 1881
  • Janet McDonald was born circa 1844. She was the daughter of Archibald McDonald and Mary McGregor.
  • Janet McDonald married Robert Craig Shedden in 1871 in Queensland.
  • Janet McDonald died in 1881 in Queensland. She most likely died in child birth.

Children of Janet McDonald and Robert Craig Shedden

Jessie McDonald

F, b. circa 1866, d. 1867
  • Jessie McDonald was born circa 1866.
  • She was the daughter of John McDonald and Jessie Chisolm.
  • Jessie McDonald died in 1867 in Queensland.

Jessie Maud McDonald

F, b. 1902

John McDonald

M, b. 1869, d. 22 December 1920
  • John McDonald was born in 1869 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of John McDonald and Jessie Chisolm.
  • At the age of 24 years, John McDonald married Jane Handford, daughter of William Handford and Caroline Voicey, in 1893 in Queensland.
  • In 1901 John was listed as a farmer of Goombungee in the Crow's Nest Post Office Directory.
  • John McDonald appeared on the Electoral Roll with John McDonald and Jessie Chisolm in 1903 in Goombungee. John was a farmer as were their sons Robert and John.
  • John McDonald died on 22 December 1920 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 23 December 1920 in Goombungee Cemetery. CE1-00J-0010.

Children of John McDonald and Jane Handford

John McDonald

M, b. 1844, d. 7 July 1907
  • John McDonald was born in 1844 in Scotland. He was the son of Duncan McDonald and Margaret Forbis.
  • At the age of 20 years, John McDonald married Jessie Chisolm on 16 November 1864 in Scotland.
  • Conditional approval for John McDonald's selection of landwas given on 24 November 1888. He selected 40 acres of land at Ravensboune. His son Donald also selected land at Ravensbourne. "For the agricultural township farms adjoining the village of Ravensbourne there was great competition, many of the portions being applied for from four to ten times over. The ballot had to be resorted to in no less than 50 cases; this, with the refunding of the amounts paid by the unsuccessful applicants, necessarily occupied  a deal of time, and it was not till half-past 6 O'clock that the business was concluded, and the court closed. By 7 o'clock the whole of the refundments had been paid over to 115 applicants. The 76 portions adjoining the village of Ravensbourne, granted at the land court, were  apportioned among 62 selectors, so there is every probability of the village settlement of Ravensbourne proving a success. The total area granted at the court was 5025 acres among 68 applicants."
  • He and Jessie Chisolm appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Goombungee. John was a farmer as were their sons Robert and John.
  • John McDonald died on 7 July 1907 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 9 July 1909 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. PRES1-003-0031.

Children of John McDonald and Jessie Chisolm

John McDonald

M, b. 1867

John McDonald

M, b. 1896, d. 2 December 1950
  • John McDonald was born in 1896 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Donald Alexander McDonald and Elizabeth McDonald.
  • John McDonald appeared on the Electoral Roll with Donald Alexander McDonald and Elizabeth McDonald in 1925 in Ravensbourne. Donald was a labourer. Their son John was also a labourer and daughter Jessie carried out home duties.
  • John McDonald appeared on the Electoral Roll with Donald Alexander McDonald in 1930 in Ravensbourne. Donald was a labourer and Elizabeth carried out home duties. Their son John was also a labourer. Their daughter Elsie also lived with them.
  • John McDonald died on 2 December 1950 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 4 December 1954 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. PRES2-008-0044. He is buried next to his mother.

John McDonald

M, b. 11 February 1849, d. 10 June 1905
  • John McDonald was born on 11 February 1849 in Wakapuaka, New Zealand. He was the son of John McDonald and Janet Grant.
  • At the age of 22 years, 9 months and 3 days, John McDonald married Fanny Primmer, daughter of Joseph Primmer and Ann Hurst, on 14 November 1871at the residence of William Flett, in Nelson. At the time of his marriage John was 24 and a dairyman. Witnesses to the marriage were John Nelson Wheadon, a barman and Minna Wheaden Nelson, a spinster.
  • In February 1888, John McDonald enrolled his son George Conrad McDonald in Bridge Street Boys School. George's parents address was Alton Street, Nelson. George left the school on 15 June the same year - next placing home.

  • On 1 May 1888, John McDonald enrolled his son Percy Albert McDonald in Bridge Street Boys School. Percy's parents address was Alton Street, Nelson. Percy left the school in Jan 1893 to attend the Haven Road School, Nelson.

  • John McDonald and Fanny Primmer appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1893 living at Waimea. John was a labourer and Fanny carried out domestic duties.
  • John McDonald died on 10 June 1905 in Wellington Hospital, Taranaki Street, at age 56. He died from cancer of the neck, a affliction he had had for 13 months. At the time of his death his wife Fanny was staying with their daughter in Taranaki Street, Wellington. The familily lived at Collingwood Street, Nelson at the time. He had a family of 4 sons and 6 daughters.
  • He was buried on 15 July 1905 in Wakapuaka Cemetery, Nelson. The funeral left his wife's residence in Collingwood Street for the New Cemetery. Rev. J.H. McKenzie, Presbyterian Minister conducted the service.

Children of John McDonald and Fanny Primmer

John Alexander McDonald

M, b. circa 1900, d. 17 March 1972

Leonard John (Leon) McDonald

M, b. 12 February 1884, d. 9 January 1958
  • Leonard John (Leon) McDonald was born on 12 February 1884 in New Zealand.
  • He was the son of John McDonald and Fanny Primmer.
  • At the age of 21 years, Leonard John (Leon) McDonald married Hilda Mary Nieman in 1906 in New Zealand.
  • Leonard John (Leon) McDonald died on 9 January 1958 in Papakura at age 73.

Lilian Grace McDonald

F, b. 10 December 1891, d. 19 September 1957
  • Lilian Grace McDonald was born on 10 December 1891 in New Zealand.
  • She was the daughter of John McDonald and Fanny Primmer.
  • At the age of 33 years, 4 months and 19 days, Lilian Grace McDonald married Arthur James Bennett on 29 April 1925 in New Zealand.
  • At the time of her mother's death in 1931, Lillian was living at Brook Street, Nelson.
  • Lilian Grace McDonald died on 19 September 1957 in New Zealand at age 65.

Margaret Ann McDonald

F, b. 1873, d. 18 September 1900
  • Margaret Ann McDonald was born in 1873.
  • She was the daughter of John McDonald and Jessie Chisolm.
  • Margaret Ann McDonald died on 18 September 1900 in Queensland.
  • She was buried on 19 September 1900 in Goombungee Cemetery.

Margaret Osborne McDonald

F, b. circa 1850

Maria Drummond McDonald

F, b. 1879, d. 1879
  • Maria Drummond McDonald died in 1879 in Queensland.
  • She was born in 1879 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of John McDonald and Jessie Chisolm.

Mary McDonald

F, b. 1869

Mary Reed McDonald

F, b. 12 December 1879, d. 16 January 1900
  • Mary Reed McDonald was born on 12 December 1879 in Wellcamp, Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of John McDonald and Jessie Chisolm.
  • Mary Reed McDonald died on 16 January 1900 in Queensland at age 20.

Percy Albert McDonald

M, b. 5 May 1880, d. 26 November 1918
  • Percy Albert McDonald was born on 5 May 1880 in New Zealand.
  • He was the son of John McDonald and Fanny Primmer.
  • Percy Albert McDonald commenced school at Bridge Street Boys School on 1 May 1888. Percy's parents address was Alton Street, Nelson. Percy left the school in Jan 1893 to attend the Haven Road School, Nelson.
  • Percy was a member of the First Reserves, his last address being his mother's home in Collingwoood Street, Nelson. He was a carrier.
  • Percy Albert McDonald died on 26 November 1918 in New Zealand at age 38. His death notice appeared in the Nelson Evening Mail. It read:- "26.11.1918 At the residence of his mother Collingwood Street, Nelson Percy Albert second son of Fanny and John McDonald 36 years." At the time of his death he was a baker.
  • He was buried on 28 November 1918 in Wakapuaka Cemetery. Block 2, plot 55. He is buried with his uncle William.

Robert Blackie McDonald

M, b. 1874, d. 1940
  • Robert Blackie McDonald was born in 1874 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of John McDonald and Jessie Chisolm.
  • In 1901 Robert was listed as a farmer of Goombungee in the Crow's Nest Post Office Directory.
  • Robert Blackie McDonald appeared on the Electoral Roll with John McDonald and Jessie Chisolm in 1903 in Goombungee. John was a farmer as were their sons Robert and John.
  • Robert Blackie McDonald died in 1940 in Queensland.

Walter Seymour McDonald

M, b. 28 July 1886, d. 13 May 1943
  • Walter Seymour McDonald was born on 28 July 1886 in New Zealand.
  • He was the son of John McDonald and Fanny Primmer.
  • Walter Seymour McDonald died on 13 May 1943 in New Zealand at age 56.

William John McDonald

M, b. 1894, d. 20 July 1959
  • William John McDonald was born in 1894 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of John McDonald and Jane Handford.
  • At the age of 27 years, William John McDonald married Louise Matilda Wieck in 1921 in Queensland.
  • William John McDonald died on 20 July 1959 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 22 July 1959 in Goombungee Cemetery. CE1-00N-0010.

Agnes Flora McDougall

F, b. 1905, d. 1983
  • Agnes Flora McDougall was born in 1905 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Ronald McDougall and Frances Elizabeth Flora Harding.
  • Agnes Flora McDougall appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Cooyar Station.
  • At the age of 31 years, Agnes Flora McDougall married Gordon Fredrick Bailey in 1936 in Queensland.
  • In January 1940 Gordon was transferred to the Toogoolawah branch of the Bank of Australasia, but seems to have remained in Crow's Nest.
  • Agnes Flora McDougall and Gordon Fredrick Bailey appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Crow's Nest. Gordon was listed as a clerk, living at the Grand Hotel while Agnes carried out home duties. They did not appear on the 1949 roll.
  • In 1981,her husband, Gordon Fredrick Bailey died in Queensland.
  • Agnes Flora McDougall died in 1983 in Queensland.

Angus Frederick McDougall

M, b. 1860, d. 8 March 1879

Clarence Fredrick McDougall

M, b. 7 November 1891, d. 11 June 1945
  • Clarence Fredrick McDougall was born on 7 November 1891 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Ronald McDougall and Frances Elizabeth Flora Harding.
  • Clarence Fredrick McDougall began military service on 22 August 1914 in Toowoomba. Clarence enlisted in the 49th Battalion. He was a farmer of Cooyar Station and gave his father Ronald as his next of kin. He served in both Gallipoli and France and was awarded the Military Cross. He was also court martialed for being on leave with out authority whilst in France. He was found Not Guilty.
  • At the age of 28 years, Clarence Fredrick McDougall married Alfreda Barton in 1920 in Queensland.
  • Clarence Fredrick McDougall and Alfreda Barton appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Wangarwah, Cooyar. Clarence was a grazier of Cooyar Station.
  • Clarence Fredrick McDougall enlisted in the Australian Army on 14 August 1942 in Brisbane. Clarence was living at Cooyar at the time he enlisted and gave his next of kin as his wife Alfreda. At the time of his death he was a Leiutanent.
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Cooyar Station. Clarence was a grazier.
  • Clarence Fredrick McDougall died on 11 June 1945 in Queensland at age 53. His funeral notice appeared in The Courier Mail:-" McDOUGALL The Relatives & Friends of Mrs. Freda McDougall, Barton, Mona, Sally, and Ronald McDougall of 'Wan- garwah,' Cooyar are respectfully invited to attend the service for her late beloved Husband and their father. Lieut. Clarence Frederick McDougall, M.C., late 49th Battalion, 1st A.I.F.. & 2nd H.T. Company, Enoggera (Son of the late Mr. & Mrs. Ronald McDougall, of Cooyar Station, Cooyar), which will be held In St. Francis' church of England, Cooyar, at 10 a.m. This Day (Tues day) and To-morrow (Wednesday) at 2 p.m. at the Mt. Thomnson Crema torium, Brisbane."
    His ashes were scattered over rose beds in the Toowong Cemetery.

D'Arcy Leslie McDougall

M, b. 8 February 1906, d. 1973
  • D'Arcy Leslie McDougall was born on 8 February 1906 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Ronald McDougall and Frances Elizabeth Flora Harding.
  • D'Arcy Leslie McDougall appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Cooyar Station. D'Arcy was a grazier.
  • He enlisted in the Australian Army on 25 June 1941 in Brisbane. Darcy was living at Cooyar at the time he enlisted and gave his next of kin as his wife Dorothy. He was discharged on 14 Nov 1945 with the rank of Sapper in the 3rd Field Survey Company.
  • D'Arcy Leslie McDougall died in 1973 in Queensland.

Darcy Texas McDougall

M, b. 1847, d. 19 July 1886
  • Darcy Texas McDougall was born in 1847 in New South Wales.
  • He was the son of Hon. John Frederick McDougall and Catherine Maria D'arcy.
  • Darcy Texas McDougall died on 19 July 1886 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 21 July 1886 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Fergus Henry McDougall

M, b. 1865, d. 1920
  • Fergus Henry McDougall was born in 1865 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Hon. John Frederick McDougall and Catherine Maria D'arcy.
  • At the age of 26 years, Fergus Henry McDougall married Agnes Harriett MacKenzie in 1891 in Parramatta, New South Wales.
  • On 4 November 1897 Fergus was made a Justice of the Peace.
  • In 1901 Fergus was listed as a farmer of Goombungee in the Crow's Nest Post Office Directory.
  • Fergus Henry McDougall and Agnes Harriett MacKenzie appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Goombungee. Fergus was a farmer. He lived with an Agnus McDougall.
  • Fergus Henry McDougall died in 1920 in Queensland.
  • On 13 January 1920,his wife, Agnes Harriett MacKenzie died in Queensland.
  • Fergus Henry McDougall died on 20 January 1920 in Redcliffe under tragic circumstances " Mr. Fergus MoDougall, who was visiting Redcliffe, left his boarding home on Wednesday last on a walk to Deception Bay, and as he did not return, a search was instituted, and his body found on Friday standing in an upright position in mud, with his pants rolled up. It is surmised that he was taking a short cut across the Bay at low tide, and sank in the mud and was drowned by the incoming tide.
    Mr. McDougall was pre-deceased by his wife by only a few days. He was connected with the Lands Department for many years."

Children of Fergus Henry McDougall and Agnes Harriett MacKenzie

Florence Rose McDougall

F, b. 1854, d. 21 June 1934
  • Florence Rose McDougall was born in 1854 in Colony of NSW. He was most likely born in Queensland which was not a separate state from NSW in 1854.
  • She was the daughter of Hon. John Frederick McDougall and Catherine Maria D'arcy.
  • Florence Rose McDougall was buried on 21 June 1934 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.
  • Florence Rose McDougall died on 21 June 1934.

Frances Emily McDougall

F, b. 1896
  • Frances Emily McDougall was born in 1896 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Ronald McDougall and Frances Elizabeth Flora Harding.
  • Frances Emily McDougall appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Cooyar Station. She carried out home duties.

John McDougall

M, b. circa 1865, d. 1865