Andrew Donaldson

1816–6 January 1857 (Age 41)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Andrew

When Andrew Donaldson was born in 1816, in Ohio, United States, his father, James Donaldson, was 29 and his mother, Anna Cummins, was 25. He married Sarah Clark on 2 March 1843, in Grand River, Lake, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 6 January 1857, at the age of 41, and was buried in Old Cemetery, Parkman, Geauga, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Andrew Donaldson
Sarah Clark
Marriage: 2 March 1843
Anna E Donaldson
Emily Donaldson
James Donaldson
Amelia Donaldson
Harriet Donaldson
Andrew Donaldson

Spouse and Children

2 March 1843
Grand River, Lake, Ohio, United States


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World Events (5)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 3

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 4

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 14

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

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

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

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Sources (3)

  • A Donaldson, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Andrew Donaldson, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"
  • Andrew Donaldson, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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