Peter James MACDONALD

Male 1893 - 1971  (77 years)


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  • Name Peter James MACDONALD 
    Born 23 May 1893  Ferry Point, Passage West, County Cork, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • BIRTHS Registered in the District of Carrigaline no 2 in the Union of Cork in the County of Cork

      No. (1.) 315
      Date and Place of Birth (2.) 1893 May twenty third Ferry point, Passage
      Name (if any) (3.) Peter James
      Sex (4.) male
      Name and Surname and Dwelling-place of Father (5.) Donald M'Donald, Ferry point, Passage
      Name and Surname and Maiden Surname of Mother (6.) Mary Anne M'Donald formerly Blair
      Rank or Profession of Father (7.) Foreman Joiner
      Signature, Qualification, and Residence of Informant (8.) D M'Donald Father, Ferry point, Passage
      When Registered (9.) May twenty-ninth 1893
      Signature of Registrar (10.) A O'Keeffe Registrar
    Gender Male 
    Census 31 Mar 1901  Monkstown, County Cork, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    1901 Census of Ireland 

    • Sutherland House, Monkstown, County Cork

      Donald McDonald, 45, Head of Family, Presbyterian, Foreman joiner, Read and write, Married, born Scotland
      Mary Ann McDonald, 40, Wife, Presbyterian, Read and write, Married, born Scotland
      Christian McDonald, 15, Daughter, Presbyterian, Read and write, Scholar, born Scotland
      Hellen McDonald, 13, Daughter, Presbyterian, Read and write, Scholar, born Scotland
      Donald McDonald, 9, Son, Presbyterian, Read and write, Scholar, born Scotland
      Peter McDonald, 7, Son, Presbyterian, Read and write, Scholar, born Co Cork
      William McDonald, 6, Son, Presbyterian, Read and write, Scholar, born Co Cork
      Frank McDonald, 4, Son, Presbyterian, Read and write, Scholar, born Co Cork
      John McDonald, 2, Son, Presbyterian, born Co Cork
      Mary McDonald, 1, Daughter, Presbyterian, born Co Cork
      Christian Waddel, 76, Mother-in-law, Presbyterian, Read and Write, Widow, born Scotland
    Immigration 19 Apr 1924  Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4

    • Arrived with brother on the Largs Bay which had sailed from London 4 Mar 1924:
      Peter James McDONALD, age 30, farmer
      William John McDONALD, age 28, joiner
      Last address in UK:
      c/o R. Fraser Ltd, 53 Robertson St, Glasgow
    FamilySearch ID LJ51-PLD 
    FamilySearch link https://familysearch.org/tree/#view=ancestor&person=LJ51-PLD 
    Died 2 Apr 1971  Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried 3 Apr 1971  Toowoomba Garden Of Remembrance, 1001 Ruthven Street, Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I10386  Colston & Wenck families in Australia
    Last Modified 19 Sep 2018 

    Family Olive May WYATTE,   b. 6 Jun 1902, Rosewood, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1997, Crows Nest, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years) 
    Married 18 Jun 1932  Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    • Queensland Times (Ipswich, Qld. : 1909 - 1954), Friday 1 July 1932, page 10

      ROSEWOOD.
      Thursday.
      Social.-Mr. and Mrs. Peter Macdonald, whose marriage was celebrated in Brisbane recently, were visitors to Rosewood last week, and left in the week-end for their future home at Nanango. Mrs. Macdonald, prior to her marriage, was Miss Olive Wyatte, of this town. [7]
    Last Modified 19 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F6312  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 May 1893 - Ferry Point, Passage West, County Cork, Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1901 Census of Ireland - 31 Mar 1901 - Monkstown, County Cork, Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 19 Apr 1924 - Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Jun 1932 - Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 2 Apr 1971 - Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 3 Apr 1971 - Toowoomba Garden of Remembrance, 1001 Ruthven Street, Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S914] Ireland Civil Records, Births, (https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie), entry for Peter James M'Donald, born 23 May 1893, Ferry Point, Passage: BIRTHS Registered in the District of Carrigaline no 2 in the Union of Cork in the County of Cork.

    2. [S792] 1901 Census of Ireland, (http:www.census.nationalarchives.ie), Residents of Sutherland House, Monkstown, County Cork. Household of Donald McDonald.

    3. [S915] Immigration 1922-1940, Queensland State Archives, (https://www.qld.gov.au), entry for Peter James McDONALD. 30, 19 Apr 1924, Largs Bay.

    4. [S808] Passenger Lists leaving UK 1890-1960, (findmypast.com), Largs Bay departed London 4 Mar 1924; Peter J and Wm J McDonald to Brisbane.

    5. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Death registration: Peter James Macdonald, Death date: 02/04/1971, Mother's name: Mary Anne Blair, Father/parent's name: Donald Macdonald, Registration details: 1971/C/3329.

    6. [S390] Garden of Remembrance Toowoomba: Index to Burials and Cremations 20 May 1966 to 30 Jan 2004, (Toowoomba & Darling Downs Family History Society Inc), entry for MACDONALD, Peter James, aged 77, buried 3-Apr-1971 [no death date].

    7. [S342] Australian Newspapers, National Library of Australia, 1932 'ROSEWOOD.', Queensland Times (Ipswich, Qld. : 1909 - 1954), 1 July, p. 10. (DAILY.), viewed 25 Apr 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article113982598.

    8. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Marriage registration: Olive May Wyatte, Marriage date: 18/06/1932, Spouse's name: Peter James MacDonald, Registration details: 1932/B/13259.