Andrew Donaldson

7 November 1880–16 October 1954 (Age 73)
Rock Island, Illinois, United States

The Life of Andrew

When Andrew Donaldson was born on 7 November 1880, in Rock Island, Illinois, United States, his father, Andrew Donaldson, was 49 and his mother, Ellen Mary Titterington, was 34. He married Marcia Minor on 13 June 1906, in Henry, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Rural Township, Rock Island, Illinois, United States in 1910 and Rock Island, Rock Island Township, Rock Island, Illinois, United States in 1930. He died on 16 October 1954, in Rochester, Olmsted, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 73.

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Andrew Donaldson
Marcia Minor
Marriage: 13 June 1906
Lois Donaldson

Spouse and Children


    Marcia Minor


13 June 1906
Henry, Illinois, United States


    Lois Donaldson


Parents and Siblings

    Andrew Donaldson


    Ellen Mary Titterington




    Mary Ellen Donaldson


    Clara Belle Donaldson


    Anna Eliza Donaldson




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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1885 · The First Skyscraper

Age 5

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 20

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

Scottish: patronymic from Donald , often representing a reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Dhomhnaill ( see McDonald ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Drew Donaldson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Andrew Donaldson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Drew Donaldson, "Minnesota Deaths, 1887-2001"

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