Donald Malcolm Maclaren

Brief Life History of Donald Malcolm

When Donald Malcolm Maclaren was born on 5 March 1880, in Ontario, Canada, his father, Malcom MacLaren, was 41 and his mother, Elizabeth Cole, was 37. He married Hypatia Duval on 26 April 1909, in Maynooth, Hastings, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Wicklow, Alnwick Haldimand, Northumberland, Ontario, Canada in 1881 and Hastings, Ontario, Canada for about 10 years. He died on 16 January 1954, at the age of 73, and was buried in New Liskeard, Timiskaming, Ontario, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Donald Malcolm Maclaren
1880–1954
Hypatia Duval
1891–
Marriage: 26 April 1909
Ethel Rose Mclaren
1910–
Madeline Maureen MacLaren
1912–

Sources (6)

  • Daniel Mclaren, "Canada Census, 1911"
  • Donald Malcolm Mclaren, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"
  • Daniel M McLaren in entry for Madaline McLaren, "Canada, Ontario Births, 1869-1912"

World Events (5)

1883 · Mining Boom

In 1883, there was a mining boom in Northern Ontario when mineral deposits were found near Sudbury. Thomas Flanagan was the blacksmith for the Canadian Pacific Railway that noticed the deposits in the river.

1886 · First Workmen's Comp Act

In 1886, Ontario passed its first Workmen's Compensation Act. This was in response to the number of railway workers that were being injured.

1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.

Name Meaning

Scottish: see McLaren .

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

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