When Jesse Prewett MacDonald was born on 12 February 1896, in Quitman, Georgia, United States, his father, John Henry Wilkes, was 25 and his mother, Eudora Lee Prewett, was 27. He married Alice Mebane McNaughton on 31 January 1922, in Imperial, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States in 1910 and Miami, Dade, Florida, United States in 1935. He died on 7 October 1945, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 49.
Scottish: see McDonald .