Sidney George McDonald

2 November 1887–3 December 1964 (Age 77)
Lohrville, Calhoun, Iowa, United States

The Life of Sidney George

When Sidney George McDonald was born on 2 November 1887, in Lohrville, Calhoun, Iowa, United States, his father, Charles McDonald, was 47 and his mother, Nellie Ann Catlin, was 32. He married Clara Margaret Vogel on 22 January 1913, in Clear Creek Township, Keokuk, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Lafayette Township, Keokuk, Iowa, United States in 1920 and Adams Township, Keokuk, Iowa, United States in 1925. He died on 3 December 1964, in Keota, Keokuk, Iowa, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Saint Marys Cemetery, Keota, Keokuk, Iowa, United States.

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Sidney George McDonald
Clara Margaret Vogel
Marriage: 22 January 1913
Herbert Kenneth McDonald
George Paul McDonald
Rose Elizabeth McDonald
William Bernard McDonald
Wilfred John McDonald
Francis Eugene McDonald

Spouse and Children

22 January 1913
Clear Creek Township, Keokuk, Iowa, United States


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Charles McDonald


    Nellie Ann Catlin




World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 3

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 21

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

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)

  • Sidney Mcdonald, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Sidney Mc Donald, "Iowa State Census, 1925"
  • Sid Mcdonald, "United States Census, 1930"

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