Christina McDonald

26 June 1851–1912 (Age 60)
Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada

The Life of Christina

When Christina McDonald was born on 26 June 1851, in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada, her father, Donald McDonald, was 56 and her mother, Margaret Grant, was 51. She married Joseph Roderick " Rory" McRae on 29 June 1869, in Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. She died in 1912, in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, at the age of 61.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Roderick " Rory" McRae
1829–1906
Christina McDonald
1851–1912
Marriage: 29 June 1869
Joseph McRae
1872–1884
Margaret McRae
1874–1955
Flora Ann McRae
1875–1919
Edward Roderick Mcrae
1881–
Catherine Isabelle McRae
1881–1958
Mary Margaret McRae
1885–1945
Elizabeth Ann McRae
1887–1946
Joseph Daniel McRae
1891–1892
Margaret Lawlor
1894–1955

Spouse and Children

    Joseph Roderick " Rory" McRae

    Male1829–1906Male

    Female1851–1912Female

MARRIAGE
29 June 1869
Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States
children

(9)

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Donald McDonald

    Male1795–Male

    Margaret Grant

    Female1800–Female

siblings

(9)

    Roderick McDonald

    Male1824–Male

    Mary McDonald

    Female1826–Female

    Alexander McDonald

    Male1828–Male

    Ronald McDonald

    Male1832–Male

    Archibald McDonald

    Male1834–Male

+4 More Children

World Events (3)

1869

Age 18

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1871

Age 20

British Columbia joins the confederation.
1909 · First Canadian Flight

Age 58

The Silver Dart was the first recorded flight in Canada. It took off from Baddeck, Nova Scotia, on February 23, 1909, and was piloted by John Alexander Douglas McCurdy.

Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Dhomhnuill, a patronymic from the personal name Domhnall, which is composed of the ancient Celtic elements domno- ‘world’ + val- ‘might’, ‘rule’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Christina Mcdonald in entry for Edward Roderick Mcrae and Mary Elizabeth Alexander, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"
  • Christina McDonald in entry for Margaret Lawlor, "Minnesota Deaths, 1887-2001"
  • McDonald in entry for Margaret Lawlor, "Minnesota Death Index, 1908-2002"

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