Donald Sheldon MacInnis

Male4 November 1931–21 November 2008

Brief Life History of Donald Sheldon

When Donald Sheldon MacInnis was born on 4 November 1931, in Glace Bay, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada, his father, Samuel MacInnis, was 34 and his mother, Eliza Stonier, was 29. He died on 21 November 2008, in Birch Grove, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada, at the age of 77, and was buried in Glace Bay, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Samuel MacInnis
Eliza Stonier
Frederick Alexander MacInnis
Samuel MacInnis
Alton Nixon MacInnis Sr
Catherine MacInnis
Ethel Joyce MacInnis
John Alexander MacInnis
Donald Sheldon MacInnis

Sources (1)

  • Donald Sheldon MacInnis, "Find A Grave Index"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (7)

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World Events (4)

1945 · HMCS Esquimalt Torpedoed

Age 14

On April 16, 1945, the HMCS Esquimalt was torpedoed by German U-Boats. Thirty-nine men died, some due to the attack others to exposure to cold. Those that survived were rescued by the Sarnia.

1955 · Canso Causeway Completed

Age 24

The Canso Causeway was completed on April 13, 1955. It is a bridge across the Strait of Canso connecting Cape Breton Island. It is constructed in a S shape.

1976 · Ruling Against Censorship

Age 45

In 1976, it was determined by the Supreme Court that Nova Scotia did not have the right to censor movies.

Name Meaning

Scottish: see McInnis .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Donald Sheldon MacInnis 77, Birch Grove/ New Waterford - Donald MacInnis, 77, of Birch Grove passed away Friday, Nov. 21, 2008, at the Maple Hill Manor, New Waterford. Born in Glace Bay, he was the so …

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