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Augustin Gillis

M, #1573, b. 6 June 1839
Augustin Gillis|b. 6 Jun 1839|p30.htm#i1573|John Gillis|b. c 1810\nd. b 1871|p7.htm#i303|Catherine MacFarlane|b. 1809|p2.htm#i77|Hugh Gillis|b. c 1780|p65.htm#i3277|Mary Gillis|b. c 1780|p65.htm#i3278|Archibald MacFarlane|b. c 1780|p1.htm#i34|Margaret Gillis [Oban]|b. 1782\nd. 3 Feb 1873|p1.htm#i35|
  • Relationship: 1st cousin 2 times removed of Donald James MacFarlane.
  • Birth*: Augustin was born on 6 June 1839 at Margaree, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.1,2,3
  • Baptism: Augustin Gillis was baptized on 9 June 1839 at St. Michael's Church, East Margaree, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.2,3
  • Name Variation: As of 9 June 1839, Augustin Gillis was also known as Augustine Gillies.3

Citations:

  1. [S2] Letter, Edmund Burns to Gerald MacFarlane, December 1, 1991.
  2. [S497] St. Michael's Parish Record, East Margaree, online www3.nf.sympatico.ca/trish.leblanc/stmichaels.html, page 14.
  3. [S497] St. Michael's Parish Record, East Margaree, online www3.nf.sympatico.ca/trish.leblanc/stmichaels.html, Birth record of Augustin Gillis.

John Fidele Gillis

M, #1574, b. 18 April 1841
John Fidele Gillis|b. 18 Apr 1841|p30.htm#i1574|John Gillis|b. c 1810\nd. b 1871|p7.htm#i303|Catherine MacFarlane|b. 1809|p2.htm#i77|Hugh Gillis|b. c 1780|p65.htm#i3277|Mary Gillis|b. c 1780|p65.htm#i3278|Archibald MacFarlane|b. c 1780|p1.htm#i34|Margaret Gillis [Oban]|b. 1782\nd. 3 Feb 1873|p1.htm#i35|
  • Relationship: 1st cousin 2 times removed of Donald James MacFarlane.
  • Biography*: The 1871 Census lists him as a farmer who could both read and write.4
  • Birth*: John was born on 18 April 1841 at Margaree, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.1,4,2,3
  • Baptism: John Fidele Gillis was baptized on 24 April 1841 at St. Michael's Church, East Margaree, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.2,3
  • (Witness) Census: He appeared on the census of 1871 in the household of Hugh Gillis and Ann MacDonnell at Young's Bridge, Margaree, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.4

Citations:

  1. [S2] Letter, Edmund Burns to Gerald MacFarlane, December 1, 1991.
  2. [S497] St. Michael's Parish Record, East Margaree, online www3.nf.sympatico.ca/trish.leblanc/stmichaels.html, page 16.
  3. [S497] St. Michael's Parish Record, East Margaree, online www3.nf.sympatico.ca/trish.leblanc/stmichaels.html, Birth record of John Fidele Gillis.
  4. [S372] 1871 Canada Federal Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.

Marie Anne Gillis1

F, #1576, b. 6 December 1844
Marie Anne Gillis|b. 6 Dec 1844|p30.htm#i1576|John Gillis|b. c 1810\nd. b 1871|p7.htm#i303|Catherine MacFarlane|b. 1809|p2.htm#i77|Hugh Gillis|b. c 1780|p65.htm#i3277|Mary Gillis|b. c 1780|p65.htm#i3278|Archibald MacFarlane|b. c 1780|p1.htm#i34|Margaret Gillis [Oban]|b. 1782\nd. 3 Feb 1873|p1.htm#i35|
  • Relationship: 1st cousin 2 times removed of Donald James MacFarlane.
  • Biography*: The 1871 Census lists her as a weaver who could both read and write.3
  • Birth*: Marie was born on 6 December 1844 at Margaree, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.4,2,5,3,1
  • Baptism: Marie Anne Gillis was baptized on 22 December 1844 at St. Michael's Church, East Margaree, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.1
  • (Witness) Census: She appeared on the census of 1871 in the household of Hugh Gillis and Ann MacDonnell at Young's Bridge, Margaree, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.3
  • Name Variation: As of 1871, Marie Anne Gillis was also known as Marry Gillis.3
  • (Witness) Census: She appeared on the census of 1881 in the household of Hugh Gillis and Ann MacDonnell at Young's Bridge, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.6
  • Name Variation: As of 1881, Marie Anne Gillis was also known as Mary Gillis.6

Citations:

  1. [S497] St. Michael's Parish Record, East Margaree, online www3.nf.sympatico.ca/trish.leblanc/stmichaels.html, page 19.
  2. [S2] Letter, Edmund Burns to Gerald MacFarlane, December 1, 1991.
  3. [S372] 1871 Canada Federal Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.
  4. [S1] J. L. MacDougall, Nova Scotia Antigonish Diocese 1823-1905, page 402.
  5. [S124] The Casket, DOF, issue 61-1913-37-2, page 41.
  6. [S366] 1881 Canada Federal Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.

Marguerite Gillis

F, #1577, b. 4 July 1849
Marguerite Gillis|b. 4 Jul 1849|p30.htm#i1577|John Gillis|b. c 1810\nd. b 1871|p7.htm#i303|Catherine MacFarlane|b. 1809|p2.htm#i77|Hugh Gillis|b. c 1780|p65.htm#i3277|Mary Gillis|b. c 1780|p65.htm#i3278|Archibald MacFarlane|b. c 1780|p1.htm#i34|Margaret Gillis [Oban]|b. 1782\nd. 3 Feb 1873|p1.htm#i35|
  • Relationship: 1st cousin 2 times removed of Donald James MacFarlane.
  • Biography*: The 1871 Census indicates she could both read and write.5
  • Birth*: Marguerite was born on 4 July 1849 at Margaree, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.1,2,3,6,4
  • Baptism: Marguerite Gillis was baptized on 19 July 1849 at St. Michael's RC Church, Margaree, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.4
  • (Witness) Census: She appeared on the census of 1871 in the household of Hugh Gillis and Ann MacDonnell at Young's Bridge, Margaree, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.5
  • Name Variation: As of 1871, Marguerite Gillis was also known as Margaret Gillis Sr.5
  • (Witness) Census: She appeared on the census of 1881 in the household of Hugh Gillis and Ann MacDonnell at Young's Bridge, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.6
  • Name Variation: As of 1881, Marguerite Gillis was also known as Margaret Gillis.6

Citations:

  1. [S1] J. L. MacDougall, Nova Scotia Antigonish Diocese 1823-1905.
  2. [S2] Letter, Edmund Burns to Gerald MacFarlane, December 1, 1991.
  3. [S230] The McFarlanes in Margaree, October 09, 1913.
  4. [S497] St. Michael's Parish Record, East Margaree, online www3.nf.sympatico.ca/trish.leblanc/stmichaels.html, Birth record of Marguerite Gillis.
  5. [S372] 1871 Canada Federal Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.
  6. [S366] 1881 Canada Federal Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.

Catherine MacLellan

F, #1578, b. circa 1780
  • Relationship: 3rd great-grandmother of Donald James MacFarlane.
  • Marriage*: She married John Gillis at Ardnamurach, Morar, Scotland.
  • Married Name: Her married name was Gillis.
  • Birth*: Catherine was born circa 1780 at Scotland.

Family: John Gillis b. c 1780

John Gillis

M, #1579, b. circa 1780
  • Relationship: 3rd great-grandfather of Donald James MacFarlane.
  • Marriage*: He married Catherine MacLellan at Ardnamurach, Morar, Scotland.
  • Birth*: John was born circa 1780 at Morar, Inverness, Scotland.

Family: Catherine MacLellan b. c 1780

Catherine MacLellan

F, #1580, b. circa 1785
Catherine MacLellan|b. c 1785|p30.htm#i1580|Donald MacLellan|b. c 1750|p78.htm#i3708||||||||||||||||
  • Birth*: Catherine was born circa 1785 at Scotland.1,2
  • Marriage*: She married Gillis Gillis MacIllies before 1805 at Nova Scotia, Canada.3
  • Married Name: Her married name was Gillis.
  • Name Variation: As of 22 February 1835, Catherine MacLellan was also known as Catherine McLellan.3

Family: Gillis Gillis MacIllies b. c 1785

Citations:

  1. [S1] J. L. MacDougall, Nova Scotia Antigonish Diocese 1823-1905.
  2. [S255] 1891 Federal Canadian Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.
  3. [S497] St. Michael's Parish Record, East Margaree, online www3.nf.sympatico.ca/trish.leblanc/stmichaels.html, page 2.
  4. [S2] Letter, Edmund Burns to Gerald MacFarlane, December 1, 1991.
  5. [S497] St. Michael's Parish Record, East Margaree, online www3.nf.sympatico.ca/trish.leblanc/stmichaels.html.

Gillis Gillis MacIllies

M, #1581, b. circa 1785
Gillis Gillis MacIllies|b. c 1785|p30.htm#i1581|(?) Gillis|b. 1770|p42.htm#i2175||||(?) Gillis|b. c 1750|p42.htm#i2172||||||||||
  • Biography*: Arrived between 1821 & 1825. First married to a Cameron woman, near relative to the South River Camerons.1
  • Name-Gaelic: Gillis Gillis MacIllies was also known in Gaelic as macIllies.
  • Birth*: Gillis was born circa 1785 at Scotland.2
  • Marriage*: He married Catherine MacLellan before 1805 at Nova Scotia, Canada.3
  • Marriage*: He married Mary Cameron.1
  • Name Variation: As of 22 February 1835, Gillis Gillis MacIllies was also known as Gillies Gillies.3

Family 1: Mary Cameron b. c 1790

Family 2: Catherine MacLellan b. c 1785

Citations:

  1. [S1] J. L. MacDougall, Nova Scotia Antigonish Diocese 1823-1905.
  2. [S255] 1891 Federal Canadian Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.
  3. [S497] St. Michael's Parish Record, East Margaree, online www3.nf.sympatico.ca/trish.leblanc/stmichaels.html, page 2.
  4. [S2] Letter, Edmund Burns to Gerald MacFarlane, December 1, 1991.
  5. [S497] St. Michael's Parish Record, East Margaree, online www3.nf.sympatico.ca/trish.leblanc/stmichaels.html.

Dougall Angus MacFarlane

M, #1582, b. circa 1879, d. 7 November 1902
Dougall Angus MacFarlane|b. c 1879\nd. 7 Nov 1902|p30.htm#i1582|Alexander MacFarlane|b. 28 Sep 1841\nd. 4 May 1901|p28.htm#i1536|Flora MacNeil|b. c 1848\nd. b 6 Dec 1937|p29.htm#i1545|John MacFarlane|b. 1812\nd. 20 Oct 1892|p27.htm#i1495|Catherine MacNeil|b. 1814\nd. a 1897|p28.htm#i1535|John MacNeil|b. c 1835|p29.htm#i1544|Ann Campbell|b. c 1835|p29.htm#i1543|
  • Relationship: 3rd cousin 1 time removed of Donald James MacFarlane.
  • Birth*: Dougall was born circa 1879 at Margaree Harbour, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.1,2
  • (Witness) Census: He appeared on the census of 1881 in the household of Alexander MacFarlane and Flora MacNeil at Margaree Harbour, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.2
  • Name Variation: As of 1881, Dougall Angus MacFarlane was also known as Dougald Angus.2
  • (Witness) Census: He appeared on the census of 15 April 1891 in the household of Alexander MacFarlane at West Margaree, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.3
  • Death*: Dougall died on 7 November 1902 at Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.1
  • Burial*: He was buried after 7 November 1902 at St. Michael's Cemetery (Old), East Margaree, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.4

Citations:

  1. [S2] Letter, Edmund Burns to Gerald MacFarlane, December 1, 1991.
  2. [S321] 1881 Canada Federal Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.
  3. [S310] 1891 Canada Federal Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.
  4. [S579] St. Michael's Parish Cemetery, East Margaree, online www3.nf.sympatico.ca/trish.leblanc/cemetery.html.

John James MacFarlane

M, #1583, b. 2 June 1877, d. 6 December 1937
John James MacFarlane|b. 2 Jun 1877\nd. 6 Dec 1937|p30.htm#i1583|Alexander MacFarlane|b. 28 Sep 1841\nd. 4 May 1901|p28.htm#i1536|Flora MacNeil|b. c 1848\nd. b 6 Dec 1937|p29.htm#i1545|John MacFarlane|b. 1812\nd. 20 Oct 1892|p27.htm#i1495|Catherine MacNeil|b. 1814\nd. a 1897|p28.htm#i1535|John MacNeil|b. c 1835|p29.htm#i1544|Ann Campbell|b. c 1835|p29.htm#i1543|
  • Relationship: 3rd cousin 1 time removed of Donald James MacFarlane.
  • Birth*: John was born on 2 June 1877 at Margaree Harbour, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.2,3
  • (Witness) Census: He appeared on the census of 1881 in the household of Alexander MacFarlane and Flora MacNeil at Margaree Harbour, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.3
  • (Witness) Census: John James MacFarlane appeared on the census of 15 April 1891 in the household of Alexander MacFarlane at West Margaree, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.4
  • Name Variation: As of 6 December 1937, John James MacFarlane was also known as John A. MacFarlane.2
  • Death*: John died on 6 December 1937 at Margaree Harbour, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada, at age 60.2
  • Obituary: His obituary reads:

    John A. MacFarlane     60                         85-1937-28-2

    Margaree Harbor
    Son of Alexander, at Margaree Harbor December 6, 1937. John A. MacFarlane died suddenly. He was born June 2, 1877, son of the late Alexander MacFarlane and Flora MacNeil and is survived by two sisters: Mrs. Christopher Kennedy, Inverness and Mrs. William White, Boston. Two brothers and two sisters predeceased him.
    Buried East Margaree.2
  • Burial*: His body was interred after 6 December 1937 at St. Michael's Cemetery (Old), East Margaree, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.2,5

Citations:

  1. [S100] Obituaries from The Casket Newspaper, 1852 forward.
  2. [S100] Obituaries from The Casket Newspaper, 1852 forward, Obituary of John A. MacFarlane, 85-1937-28-2.
  3. [S321] 1881 Canada Federal Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.
  4. [S310] 1891 Canada Federal Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.
  5. [S579] St. Michael's Parish Cemetery, East Margaree, online www3.nf.sympatico.ca/trish.leblanc/cemetery.html.

Angus MacDonald

M, #1584, b. 22 November 1865
Angus MacDonald|b. 22 Nov 1865|p30.htm#i1584|Alexander MacDonald|b. c 1840\nd. b 1881|p3.htm#i106|Ann MacFarlane|b. 1833\nd. 9 Dec 1909|p2.htm#i70|||||||John MacFarlane|b. 1804\nd. 19 Dec 1887|p1.htm#i32|Jessie Gillis|b. c 1809\nd. b 1891|p1.htm#i33|
  • Relationship: Granduncle of Donald James MacFarlane.
  • Birth*: Angus was born on 22 November 1865 at Margaree Harbour, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.1,3,2
  • Baptism: Angus MacDonald was baptized on 12 December 1865 at St. Michael's RC Church, Margaree, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.2
  • (Witness) Census: He appeared on the census of 1881 in the household of Ann MacFarlane at Margaree Harbour, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.3
  • Biography*: The 1881 Census lists Angus as a farm laborer.3

Citations:

  1. [S2] Letter, Edmund Burns to Gerald MacFarlane, December 1, 1991.
  2. [S497] St. Michael's Parish Record, East Margaree, online www3.nf.sympatico.ca/trish.leblanc/stmichaels.html, Birth record of Angus McDonald.
  3. [S320] 1881 Canada Federal Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.

Peter P. Coady1

M, #1585, b. 14 April 1867, d. 1949
Peter P. Coady|b. 14 Apr 1867\nd. 1949|p30.htm#i1585|Patrick Coady|b. 5 Oct 1825\nd. 3 Mar 1906|p41.htm#i2147|Margaret Hyland|b. 10 Oct 1829\nd. 5 Dec 1914|p48.htm#i2420|Martin Coady|b. c 1800\nd. Nov 1831|p41.htm#i2143|Julia McCarthy|b. c 1796\nd. c 1860|p45.htm#i2331|||||||
  • Religion*: Peter P. Coady was Roman Catholic.
  • Nationalty*: His nationality was Canadian.
  • Language*: He spoke English.
  • Biography*: The 1881 Census lists Peter as going to school. The 1901 Census says that Peter could both read and write in English, but not French.2,4
  • Birth*: Peter was born on 14 April 1867 at Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.2,5,3,1
  • Baptism: Peter P. Coady was baptized on 28 April 1867 at St. Margaret of Scotland Church, Broad Cove, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.3
  • (Witness) Census: He appeared on the census of 1881 in the household of Patrick Coady at Young's Bridge Census District, Margaree, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.4
  • (Witness) Religion: Peter P. Coady was Roman Catholic with Margaret Hyland and Patrick Coady in 1891 at SW Margaree, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.3
  • (Witness) Census: Peter P. Coady appeared on the census of April 1891 in the household of Patrick Coady and Margaret Hyland at SW Margaree, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.3
  • (Witness) Residence: Peter P. Coady lived with Patrick Coady and Margaret Hyland in April 1891 at One & half story wooden house with six rooms, SW Margaree, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.3
  • Marriage*: He married Rebecca McDaniel circa 1896 at Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.2,5,6
  • Census*: A census listed Peter as head of household on 26 April 1901 at SW Margaree, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.2
  • Burial*: He was buried in 1949 at St. Joseph's Cemetery, SW Margaree, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.7
  • Death*: He died in 1949 at Margaree, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.5
  • (Witness) Obituary: He is mentioned in the obituary of Roderick William Coady on 28 April 2004 at The Casket, Antigonish, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada; Roderick William Coady 90
    Margaree Forks
    Roderick William Coady, 90, Margaree Forks, died April 20th, 2004 in Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital, surrounded by his family. Born in Margaree Forks on July 9th, 1913, he was a son of the late Peter Pat and Rebecca (McDaniel) Coady. As a young man, he completed high school at Mabou Convent and taught in rural schools in Inverness and Victoria Counties for a number of years. Following service overseas with the Canadian Army, he trained as a land surveyor at Lawrencetown in 1947. He then joined the Department of Highways, working throughout Nova Scotia until his retirement in 1978. Rod took great pride in his family and in his community and was very involved in the establishment of the Drs. Coady and Tompkins Memorial Library at Margaree Forks in the mid-1970s. He was a member of St. Michael’s Parish, Margaree, and a member of Royal Canadian Legion Branch 32 – Cheticamp. He is survived by his wife, the former Gertrude Walsh; daughter, Eileen (Wayne Robicheau), Yarmouth; son, Bill (Nancy Campbell), Port Hawkesbury; grandchildren, Michael, Angela, Dylan, Caitlyn, and Moses; two great-grandchildren; brother, David (Wanda) Sydney River; sister-in-law, Jane Coady, Sydney; many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by sisters Jessie Coady and Margaret MacDonald and brothers Patrick, Moses, Lawrence, Matthew, Peter, John and Daniel. Visitation was held on Thursday, April 22nd at the Inverness Funeral Home. A funeral service took place at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, April 23rd at St. Michael’s Church, Margaree, Father J.J. MacDonald officiating. Interment(sic) was in the parish cemetery. Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Inverness Funeral Home. Donations in Rod’s memory may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association, the Margaree Area Development Association or a charity of your choice. On-line condolences graciously accepted at invernessfuneral@ns.aliantzinc.ca.6

Family: Rebecca McDaniel b. 27 Feb 1878, d. 1949

Citations:

  1. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Baptismal record of Peter Coady, page 286.
  2. [S278] Apr 25, 1901 Canada Federal Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.
  3. [S621] April 15, 1891 Federal Canadian Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.
  4. [S334] 1881 Canada Federal Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.
  5. [S489] Donald James MacFarlane, St. Joseph's Church Cemetery, S. W. Margaree, Row 2nd last, plot 6.
  6. [S100] Obituaries from The Casket Newspaper, 1852 forward, Obituary of Roderick William Coady, 28 April 2004.
  7. [S489] Donald James MacFarlane, St. Joseph's Church Cemetery, S. W. Margaree, Row 2nd last, plot 6
    Peter P. Coady
    Rebecca A. McDaniel.
  8. [S9] Births, Church Record, June 1977 to September 1944 St. Joseph's Church.

Rebecca McDaniel

F, #1586, b. 27 February 1878, d. 1949
Rebecca McDaniel|b. 27 Feb 1878\nd. 1949|p30.htm#i1586|Moses McDaniel|b. c 1838|p48.htm#i2421|Jessie MacDougall|b. c 1840\nd. c 1880|p48.htm#i2422|Mathew McDaniel|b. c 1813\nd. c 1876|p48.htm#i2423|Ellen Crowdis|b. c 1817|p48.htm#i2424|Alexander MacDougall|b. c 1820|p122.htm#i5986|Mary MacPherson|b. c 1820|p122.htm#i5987|
  • Nationalty*: Her nationality was Canadian.
  • Language*: Rebecca McDaniel spoke English.
  • Religion*: She was Roman Catholic.
  • Biography*: The 1901 Census says that Rebecca could both read and write in English, but not French.1
  • Birth*: Rebecca was born on 27 February 1878 at Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.1,2
  • Marriage*: She married Peter P. Coady circa 1896 at Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.1,2,3
  • Married Name: As of circa 1896,her married name was Coady.2
  • (Witness) Census: Rebecca McDaniel appeared on the census of 26 April 1901 in the household of Peter P. Coady at SW Margaree, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.1
  • Burial*: Rebecca McDaniel was buried in 1949 at St. Joseph's Cemetery, SW Margaree, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.4
  • Death*: Rebecca died in 1949 at Margaree, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.2
  • (Witness) Obituary: She is mentioned in the obituary of Roderick William Coady on 28 April 2004 at The Casket, Antigonish, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada; Roderick William Coady 90
    Margaree Forks
    Roderick William Coady, 90, Margaree Forks, died April 20th, 2004 in Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital, surrounded by his family. Born in Margaree Forks on July 9th, 1913, he was a son of the late Peter Pat and Rebecca (McDaniel) Coady. As a young man, he completed high school at Mabou Convent and taught in rural schools in Inverness and Victoria Counties for a number of years. Following service overseas with the Canadian Army, he trained as a land surveyor at Lawrencetown in 1947. He then joined the Department of Highways, working throughout Nova Scotia until his retirement in 1978. Rod took great pride in his family and in his community and was very involved in the establishment of the Drs. Coady and Tompkins Memorial Library at Margaree Forks in the mid-1970s. He was a member of St. Michael’s Parish, Margaree, and a member of Royal Canadian Legion Branch 32 – Cheticamp. He is survived by his wife, the former Gertrude Walsh; daughter, Eileen (Wayne Robicheau), Yarmouth; son, Bill (Nancy Campbell), Port Hawkesbury; grandchildren, Michael, Angela, Dylan, Caitlyn, and Moses; two great-grandchildren; brother, David (Wanda) Sydney River; sister-in-law, Jane Coady, Sydney; many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by sisters Jessie Coady and Margaret MacDonald and brothers Patrick, Moses, Lawrence, Matthew, Peter, John and Daniel. Visitation was held on Thursday, April 22nd at the Inverness Funeral Home. A funeral service took place at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, April 23rd at St. Michael’s Church, Margaree, Father J.J. MacDonald officiating. Interment(sic) was in the parish cemetery. Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Inverness Funeral Home. Donations in Rod’s memory may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association, the Margaree Area Development Association or a charity of your choice. On-line condolences graciously accepted at invernessfuneral@ns.aliantzinc.ca.3

Family: Peter P. Coady b. 14 Apr 1867, d. 1949

Citations:

  1. [S278] Apr 25, 1901 Canada Federal Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.
  2. [S489] Donald James MacFarlane, St. Joseph's Church Cemetery, S. W. Margaree, Row 2nd last, plot 6.
  3. [S100] Obituaries from The Casket Newspaper, 1852 forward, Obituary of Roderick William Coady, 28 April 2004.
  4. [S489] Donald James MacFarlane, St. Joseph's Church Cemetery, S. W. Margaree, Row 2nd last, plot 6
    Peter P. Coady
    Rebecca A. McDaniel.
  5. [S9] Births, Church Record, June 1977 to September 1944 St. Joseph's Church.

Charles MacKinnon

M, #1588, b. circa 1855
  • Marriage*: He married Mary MacNeil at St. Rose, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.1,2
  • Name Variation: Charles MacKinnon was also known as Charlie.2
  • Birth*: Charles was born circa 1855 at St. Rose, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.2

Family: Mary MacNeil b. c 1850

Citations:

  1. [S341] Registration form to Gathering 2001 Committee, August 3, 2001, Sheet 66.
  2. [S433] Various authors, "MacNeil-MacFarlane Discussion," e-mail to list members, September 2004, page 1.

Christina MacKinnon1

F, #1589, b. circa 1870
Christina MacKinnon|b. c 1870|p30.htm#i1589|Charles MacKinnon|b. c 1855|p30.htm#i1588|Mary MacNeil|b. c 1850|p8.htm#i334|||||||Angus MacNeil|b. c 1815\nd. b 1891|p8.htm#i329|Isabel MacFarlane|b. c 1823|p2.htm#i82|
  • Relationship: 2nd cousin 1 time removed of Donald James MacFarlane.
  • Married Name: Her married name was MacEachen.2
  • Birth*: Christina was born circa 1870 at Nova Scotia, Canada.2,3
  • Marriage*: She married Hugh D. MacEachern on 8 February 1891 at St. Margaret of Scotland Church, Broad Cove, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.2,1,3,4,5,6,7,8
  • (Witness) Baptism: Christina MacKinnon witnessed the baptism of Mary Ann MacEachern on 1 December 1891 at St. Margaret of Scotland Church, Broad Cove, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.3
  • (Witness) Baptism: Christina MacKinnon witnessed the baptism of John Angus MacEachern on 2 July 1893 at St. Margaret of Scotland Church, Broad Cove, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.6
  • Married Name: As of circa 1895,her married name was MacEachern.2,1
  • (Witness) Baptism: Christina MacKinnon witnessed the baptism of Donald Francis MacEachern on 29 October 1895 at St. Margaret of Scotland Church, Broad Cove, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.5
  • (Witness) Baptism: Christina MacKinnon witnessed the baptism of Lauchie MacEachern on 31 January 1897 at St. Margaret of Scotland Church, Broad Cove, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.1
  • (Witness) Baptism: Christina MacKinnon witnessed the baptism of Charlie Angus MacEachern on 7 August 1898 at St. Margaret of Scotland Church, Broad Cove, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.7

Family: Hugh D. MacEachern b. c 1870

Citations:

  1. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Birth record of Lauchie MacEachern, page 347.
  2. [S341] Registration form to Gathering 2001 Committee, August 3, 2001, Sheet 66.
  3. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Birth record of Mary Ann MacEachern, page 347.
  4. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Marriage record of Hugh D. McEachernl & Christina C. McKinnon, page 507.
  5. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Baptismal record of Donald Francis MacEachern, page 507.
  6. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Baptismal record of John Angus MacEachern, page 508.
  7. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Baptismal record of Charlie Angus MacEachern, page 508.
  8. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Baptismal record of John Hugh MacEachern, page 509.

Hugh D. MacEachern1,2

M, #1590, b. circa 1870
  • Birth*: Hugh was born circa 1870 at Broad Cove Chapel, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.3
  • Marriage*: He married Christina MacKinnon on 8 February 1891 at St. Margaret of Scotland Church, Broad Cove, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.4,1,3,2,5,6,7,8
  • (Witness) Baptism: Hugh D. MacEachern witnessed the baptism of Mary Ann MacEachern on 1 December 1891 at St. Margaret of Scotland Church, Broad Cove, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.3
  • (Witness) Baptism: Hugh D. MacEachern witnessed the baptism of John Angus MacEachern on 2 July 1893 at St. Margaret of Scotland Church, Broad Cove, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.6
  • (Witness) Baptism: Hugh D. MacEachern witnessed the baptism of Donald Francis MacEachern on 29 October 1895 at St. Margaret of Scotland Church, Broad Cove, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.5
  • (Witness) Baptism: Hugh D. MacEachern witnessed the baptism of Lauchie MacEachern on 31 January 1897 at St. Margaret of Scotland Church, Broad Cove, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.1
  • (Witness) Baptism: Hugh D. MacEachern witnessed the baptism of Charlie Angus MacEachern on 7 August 1898 at St. Margaret of Scotland Church, Broad Cove, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.7

Family: Christina MacKinnon b. c 1870

Citations:

  1. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Birth record of Lauchie MacEachern, page 347.
  2. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Marriage record of Hugh D. McEachernl & Christina C. McKinnon, page 507.
  3. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Birth record of Mary Ann MacEachern, page 347.
  4. [S341] Registration form to Gathering 2001 Committee, August 3, 2001, Sheet 66.
  5. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Baptismal record of Donald Francis MacEachern, page 507.
  6. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Baptismal record of John Angus MacEachern, page 508.
  7. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Baptismal record of Charlie Angus MacEachern, page 508.
  8. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Baptismal record of John Hugh MacEachern, page 509.

Mary Ann MacEachern1

F, #1591, b. 27 November 1891
Mary Ann MacEachern|b. 27 Nov 1891|p30.htm#i1591|Hugh D. MacEachern|b. c 1870|p30.htm#i1590|Christina MacKinnon|b. c 1870|p30.htm#i1589|||||||Charles MacKinnon|b. c 1855|p30.htm#i1588|Mary MacNeil|b. c 1850|p8.htm#i334|
  • Relationship: 3rd cousin of Donald James MacFarlane.
  • Married Name: Her married name was Gillis.
  • Birth*: Mary was born on 27 November 1891 at Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.1
  • Baptism: Mary Ann MacEachern was baptized on 1 December 1891 at St. Margaret of Scotland Church, Broad Cove, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.1

Citations:

  1. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Birth record of Mary Ann MacEachern, page 347.

Angus (an tailor) MacLellan

M, #1595, b. 1780
  • Marriage*: He married an unknown person .
  • Death*: Angus died at Scotland.
  • Birth*: Angus was born in 1780 at Buirblack Farm, Morar, Invernesshire, Scotland.

John MacLellan

M, #1596, b. circa 1830
John MacLellan|b. c 1830|p30.htm#i1596|Archibald MacLellan|b. 8 May 1805\nd. 8 Jul 1900|p14.htm#i629|Mary MacFarlane|b. 1808\nd. 14 May 1905|p2.htm#i80|Angus MacLellan|b. c 1780|p75.htm#i3613|Catherine MacLellan||p75.htm#i3614|Archibald MacFarlane|b. c 1780|p1.htm#i34|Margaret Gillis [Oban]|b. 1782\nd. 3 Feb 1873|p1.htm#i35|
  • Relationship: 1st cousin 2 times removed of Donald James MacFarlane.
  • Birth*: John was born circa 1830 at Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.1

Citations:

  1. [S230] The McFarlanes in Margaree, October 09, 1913.

Donald MacLellan

M, #1597, b. circa 1830
Donald MacLellan|b. c 1830|p30.htm#i1597|Archibald MacLellan|b. 8 May 1805\nd. 8 Jul 1900|p14.htm#i629|Mary MacFarlane|b. 1808\nd. 14 May 1905|p2.htm#i80|Angus MacLellan|b. c 1780|p75.htm#i3613|Catherine MacLellan||p75.htm#i3614|Archibald MacFarlane|b. c 1780|p1.htm#i34|Margaret Gillis [Oban]|b. 1782\nd. 3 Feb 1873|p1.htm#i35|
  • Relationship: 1st cousin 2 times removed of Donald James MacFarlane.
  • Residence*: Donald MacLellan lived at St. Rose, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.2
  • Name-Comm: His common name was Dan.
  • Marriage*: He married Christy MacDougall, daughter of Ronald MacDougall, at Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.2
  • Birth*: Donald was born circa 1830 at Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.1

Family: Christy MacDougall b. c 1831

Citations:

  1. [S230] The McFarlanes in Margaree, October 09, 1913.
  2. [S506] Robert Joseph Gillis, Two Gillis Families, page 95.

Angus MacLellan

M, #1598, b. 1845
Angus MacLellan|b. 1845|p30.htm#i1598|Archibald MacLellan|b. 8 May 1805\nd. 8 Jul 1900|p14.htm#i629|Mary MacFarlane|b. 1808\nd. 14 May 1905|p2.htm#i80|Angus MacLellan|b. c 1780|p75.htm#i3613|Catherine MacLellan||p75.htm#i3614|Archibald MacFarlane|b. c 1780|p1.htm#i34|Margaret Gillis [Oban]|b. 1782\nd. 3 Feb 1873|p1.htm#i35|
  • Relationship: 1st cousin 2 times removed of Donald James MacFarlane.
  • Biography*: The 1881 Census lists him as a farmer.3
  • Birth*: Angus was born in 1845 at Rear Dunvegan, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.1,2,3,4
  • (Witness) Census: He appeared on the census of 1881 in the household of Archibald MacLellan and Mary MacFarlane at Broad Cove Marsh, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.3
  • Occupation*: Angus MacLellan was Farmer between 1881 and 1891.3,4
  • Marriage*: He married Margaret Beaton on 5 February 1883 at St. Margaret of Scotland Church, Broad Cove, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.5,6,7
  • (Witness) Residence: Angus MacLellan lived with Archibald MacLellan in April 1891 at Seven room, 1.5 story wooden house., Broad Cove Marsh, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.3
  • (Witness) Census: Angus MacLellan appeared on the census of April 1891 in the household of Archibald MacLellan at Broad Cove Marsh, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.5
  • Religion*: Angus MacLellan was Catholic.4
  • Residence*: He and Margaret Beaton lived in April 1891 at Seven room, 1.5 story wooden house., Broad Cove Marsh, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.4

Family: Margaret Beaton b. 1863

Citations:

  1. [S1] J. L. MacDougall, Nova Scotia Antigonish Diocese 1823-1905.
  2. [S230] The McFarlanes in Margaree, October 09, 1913.
  3. [S363] 1881 Canada Federal Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.
  4. [S520] April 1891 Canada Federal Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.
  5. [S519] April 1891 Canada Federal Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.
  6. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Baptismal record of Alexander MacLellan, page 394.
  7. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Marriage record of Angus McLellan & Margaret Beaton, page 563.

Alexander Gillis

M, #1599, b. circa 1700
  • Marriage*: He married an unknown person .
  • Birth*: Alexander was born circa 1700 at Morar, Inverness, Scotland.

Hugh Patrick MacKinnon

M, #1600, b. 11 January 1868, d. 20 June 1945
Hugh Patrick MacKinnon|b. 11 Jan 1868\nd. 20 Jun 1945|p30.htm#i1600|Murdock MacKinnon|b. c 1842\nd. a 2 Mar 1873|p40.htm#i2102|Mary MacFarlane|b. 1846\nd. 2 Mar 1873|p31.htm#i1629|Angus MacKinnon||p63.htm#i3144|Catherine Moore||p63.htm#i3145|Dougald MacFarlane|b. c 1820|p31.htm#i1626|Mary MacNeil|b. c 1820|p40.htm#i2101|
  • Relationship: 3rd cousin 1 time removed of Donald James MacFarlane.
  • Birth*: Hugh was born on 11 January 1868 at Margaree, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.1,3
  • Baptism: Hugh Patrick MacKinnon was baptized on 15 January 1868 at St. Michael's RC Church, Margaree, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.3
  • Death*: He died on 20 June 1945 at Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada, at age 77.4

Citations:

  1. [S2] Letter, Edmund Burns to Gerald MacFarlane, December 1, 1991.
  2. [S100] Obituaries from The Casket Newspaper, 1852 forward, The obituary of Mary (MacFarlane) MacKinnon, 21-1873-13-2.
  3. [S497] St. Michael's Parish Record, East Margaree, online www3.nf.sympatico.ca/trish.leblanc/stmichaels.html, Birth record of Hugh Patrick McKinnon.
  4. [S738] Dennis Ryan, "Descendants of Hugh McKinnon, Jr.", page 7.

Ronald MacDonald

M, #1601, b. 1790
  • Marriage*: He married an unknown person .
  • Birth*: Ronald was born in 1790 at Heatherton, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.

Alex MacDonald

M, #1602, b. 1817
  • Biography*: The 1881 Census lists Alexander as a farmer.1
  • Birth*: Alex was born in 1817 at Heatherton, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.1
  • Marriage*: He married Catherine MacFarlane on 1 February 1846 at St. Andrews Church, St. Andrews, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10
  • (Witness) Baptism: Alex MacDonald witnessed the baptism of Isabel MacDonald on 20 August 1848 at St. Andrew's Church, St. Andrews, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.4
  • (Witness) Baptism: Alex MacDonald witnessed the baptism of Christene MacDonald on 19 March 1850 at St. Andrew's Church, St. Andrews, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.6
  • (Witness) Baptism: Alex MacDonald witnessed the baptism of Catherine MacDonald on 1 February 1852 at St. Andrew's Church, St. Andrews, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.11
  • (Witness) Baptism: Alex MacDonald witnessed the baptism of Ronald MacDonald on 28 May 1856 at St. Andrew's Church, St. Andrews, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.10
  • (Witness) Baptism: Alex MacDonald witnessed the baptism of Flora MacDonald on 13 June 1857 at St. Andrew's Church, St. Andrews, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.12
  • (Witness) Baptism: Alex MacDonald witnessed the baptism of Margaret MacDonald on 18 January 1859 at St. Andrew's Church, St. Andrews, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.8
  • (Witness) Baptism: Alex MacDonald witnessed the baptism of Ann MacDonald on 10 December 1860 at St. Andrew's Church, St. Andrews, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.9
  • (Witness) Baptism: Alex MacDonald witnessed the baptism of Donald MacDonald on 26 October 1862 at St. Andrew's Church, St. Andrews, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.7
  • Census*: Alex MacDonald appeared on the census of 18 April 1881 at Heatherton, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.1
  • Name Variation: As of 18 April 1881, Alex MacDonald was also known as Alexander McDonald.1

Family: Catherine MacFarlane b. 1829

Citations:

  1. [S412] April 18, 1881 Canada Federal Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.
  2. [S599] Births at St. Andrews Parish 1850-1899 entry, Excel spreadsheet (4/10/2007).
  3. [S600] Unknown translator, "Marriages at St. Andrews Parish 1844-1874."
  4. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Baptismal record of Isabel MacDonald, page 36.
  5. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Marriage of Alex MacDonald and Catherine MacFarlane, page 38.
  6. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Baptismal record of Christene MacDonald, page 86.
  7. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Baptismal record of Ronald McDonald (sic), page 90.
  8. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Baptismal record of Margaret McDonald, page 96.
  9. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Baptismal record of Ann McDonald, page 99.
  10. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Baptismal record of Ronald McDonald, page 153.
  11. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Baptismal record of Catherine MacDonald, page 23.
  12. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Baptismal record of Flora McDonald, page 154.
  13. [S597] Births at St. Andrews Parish Prior to 1850 entry, Excel spreadsheet (4/10/2007).
  14. [S411] April 14, 1881 Canada Federal Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.

Alexander Cameron1

M, #1603, b. circa 1820, d. before 7 July 1916
Alexander Cameron|b. c 1820\nd. b 7 Jul 1916|p30.htm#i1603|Red John Cameron|b. c 1770|p40.htm#i2110|Christena MacDonald|b. c 1770|p40.htm#i2115|Dougald Cameron|b. c 1745\nd. c 1805|p1.htm#i51|Jane (STRON) Cameron|b. c 1745|p24.htm#i1297|||||||
  • Relationship: 1st cousin 4 times removed of Donald James MacFarlane.
  • Name Variation: Alexander Cameron was also known as Red Sandy Cameron.
  • Birth*: Alexander was born circa 1820 at Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.2
  • Marriage*: He married Margaret MacFarlane on 25 July 1861 at St. Andrew's Church, St. Andrews, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.2,3,4,5,6,1
  • (Witness) Baptism: Alexander Cameron witnessed the baptism of Isabel Cameron on 1 December 1862 at St. Andrew's Church, St. Andrews, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.5
  • (Witness) Baptism: Alexander Cameron witnessed the baptism of Angus A. Cameron on 13 September 1866 at St. Andrew's Church, St. Andrews, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.6
  • Death*: Alexander Cameron died before 7 July 1916.7

Family 1:

Family 2: Margaret MacFarlane b. 1818, d. a 7 Jul 1904

Citations:

  1. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Marriage record of Alexr Camron & Margaret McFarlen, page 147.
  2. [S232] South River, John Cameron & His Descendants, November 20, 1913.
  3. [S100] Obituaries from The Casket Newspaper, 1852 forward, Obituary of Cameron, Margaret, 1904-11-8.
  4. [S599] Births at St. Andrews Parish 1850-1899 entry, Excel spreadsheet (4/10/2007).
  5. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Baptismal record of Isabell Cameron, page 100.
  6. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Baptismal record of Angus Cameron, page 104.
  7. [S100] Obituaries from The Casket Newspaper, 1852 forward, The obituary of Angus A. Cameron, 64-1916-30-5.
  8. [S100] Obituaries from The Casket Newspaper, 1852 forward.

Donald MacGillivray

M, #1604, b. 1811, d. 22 April 1895
Donald MacGillivray|b. 1811\nd. 22 Apr 1895|p30.htm#i1604|John MacGillivray|b. 1774\nd. 12 Nov 1862|p116.htm#i5695|Margaret MacDonald|b. 1780\nd. 2 Sep 1855|p116.htm#i5696|Hugh MacGillivray|b. 1746\nd. Feb 1830|p116.htm#i5697||||||||||
  • Biography*: 1891 census states he could both read & write.2
  • Name-Gaelic: Donald MacGillivray was also known in Gaelic as Domhnull Mac Ian 'ic Eoghain.1
  • Birth*: Donald was born in 1811 at Arisaig Parrish, Maryvale, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.2,1
  • Marriage*: He married Mary MacFarlane circa 1840 at Nova Scotia, Canada.3,2,4,5,6
  • (Witness) Birth: Donald MacGillivray witnessed the birth of Ronald D. MacGillivray on 29 September 1846 at Doctors Brook, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.1,4
  • (Witness) Baptism: Donald MacGillivray witnessed the baptism of Ronald D. MacGillivray in October 1846 at St. Margaret of Scotland Church, Arisaig, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.4,7
  • (Witness) Baptism: Donald MacGillivray witnessed the baptism of D. Dougald MacGillivray after 3 March 1854 at St. Margaret of Scotland Church, Arisaig, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.4,5
  • (Witness) Baptism: Donald MacGillivray witnessed the baptism of John MacGillivray on 13 June 1860 at St. Margaret of Scotland Church, Arisaig, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.4,6
  • Occupation*: Donald MacGillivray was Farmer, employing one person. in 1891.2
  • Residence*: He and Mary MacFarlane lived in April 1891 at six room one floor wooden house, Malignant Brook - Maryvale, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.2
  • Religion*: Donald MacGillivray and Mary MacFarlane were Catholic.2
  • Census*: Donald MacGillivray and Mary MacFarlane appeared on the census of April 1891 at Malignant Brook - Maryvale, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.2
  • Death*: Donald died on 22 April 1895 at Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.1
  • Burial*: He was buried after 22 April 1895 at St. Margaret's Cemetery, Arisaig, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.1

Family: Mary MacFarlane b. 1822, d. 23 Feb 1907

Citations:

  1. [S642] Rick MacGillivary, "Descendants of Hugh (Ban) MacGillivary."
  2. [S519] April 1891 Canada Federal Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.
  3. [S100] Obituaries from The Casket Newspaper, 1852 forward, Obituary of McGillivray, Mary, 1907-7-3.
  4. [S661] Antigonish County on Rootsweb, online http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nsantigo, Baptisms, St. Margaret's RC Church.
  5. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Baptismal record of Dougald MacGillivray, page 15.
  6. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Baptismal record of John McGillivray, page 121.
  7. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Baptismal record of Ronald McGilvray, page 26.
  8. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Baptismal record of Ronald MacGillivray, page 26.

Michael MacFarlane

M, #1606, b. 1819, d. before 1881
Michael MacFarlane|b. 1819\nd. b 1881|p30.htm#i1606|Patrick MacFarlane|b. 1778\nd. 10 Jun 1866|p3.htm#i85|Catherine Murphy|b. c 1785\nd. 17 Oct 1848|p9.htm#i360|Dougald MacFarlane|b. c 1720\nd. a 1813|p1.htm#i36|Margaret MacDonell|b. c 1750|p1.htm#i37|||||||
  • Relationship: 1st cousin 3 times removed of Donald James MacFarlane.
  • Birth*: Michael was born in 1819 at Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.1,2,3,4
  • Marriage*: He married Margaret MacInnis circa 1845 at Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.1,3,5,6,4,7,8,9
  • (Witness) Baptism: Michael MacFarlane witnessed the baptism of Angus MacFarlane on 19 April 1845 at St. Andrew's Church, St. Andrews, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.8
  • (Witness) Baptism: Michael MacFarlane witnessed the baptism of Peter MacFarlane on 15 January 1847 at St. Andrew's Church, St. Andrews, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.9
  • (Witness) Baptism: Michael MacFarlane witnessed the baptism of Margaret MacFarlane on 11 January 1856 at St. Ninian's Cathedral, Antigonish, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.10
  • Occupation*: Michael MacFarlane was Tailor in 1871 at Melford, Guysborough, Nova Scotia, Canada.4
  • Name Variation: As of 1871, Michael MacFarlane was also known as Michael McFarlane.4
  • Census*: He and Margaret MacInnis appeared on the census of 1871 at Melford, Guysborough, Nova Scotia, Canada.4
  • Death*: Michael died before 1881 at Mulgrave, Guysborough, Nova Scotia, Canada.5,11,6

Family: Margaret MacInnis b. 1823, d. 24 Nov 1906

Citations:

  1. [S149] Drummer on Foot, September 25, 1913.
  2. [S295] e-mail address, "Antigonish School Returns," e-mail to Donald James MacFarlane, September 24, 2000.
  3. [S262] Dr. Raymond A. MacLean, History of Antigonish, Volume 2.
  4. [S586] Unknown author, Guysborough County Families in the 1871 Census.
  5. [S100] Obituaries from The Casket Newspaper, 1852 forward, Obituary of Mrs. Michael MacFarlane (Margaret), 54-1906-50-5.
  6. [S516] 1881 Canada Federal Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.
  7. [S597] Births at St. Andrews Parish Prior to 1850 entry, Excel spreadsheet (4/10/2007).
  8. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Baptismal record of Aneas MacFarlane, page 1.
  9. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Baptismal record of Patrick MacFarlane, page 7.
  10. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Baptismal record of Margaret McFarlane, page 65.
  11. [S515] 1891 Canada Federal Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.
  12. [S515] 1891 Canada Federal Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA, Subdistrict O, family 064.

James MacFarlane

M, #1607, b. 1826, d. 12 April 1896
James MacFarlane|b. 1826\nd. 12 Apr 1896|p30.htm#i1607|Patrick MacFarlane|b. 1778\nd. 10 Jun 1866|p3.htm#i85|Catherine Murphy|b. c 1785\nd. 17 Oct 1848|p9.htm#i360|Dougald MacFarlane|b. c 1720\nd. a 1813|p1.htm#i36|Margaret MacDonell|b. c 1750|p1.htm#i37|||||||
  • Relationship: 1st cousin 3 times removed of Donald James MacFarlane.
  • Biography*: The 1881 Census lists James as a widower and a trader. He was an honest business man and a Catholic. An inoffensive and obliging neighbor.3,4
  • Nationalty*: His nationality was Canadian.
  • Name Variation: James MacFarlane was also known as Jim Paddy MacFarlane.
  • Religion*: He was Catholic.5
  • Birth*: James was born in 1826 at Upper South River, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.1,2,4,6
  • Marriage*: He married Eliza O'Saughnessy circa 1850 at Nova Scotia, Canada.1,2,7,6,8
  • (Witness) Obituary: James MacFarlane is mentioned in the obituary of Eliza O'Saughnessy on 30 April 1863 at The Casket, Antigonish, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada; Mrs. James McFarlane, (Elizabeth) 32               11-1863-42-3

    Salmon River,
    Died at Salmon River on the 17 of April 1863, beloved wife of James MacFarlane, age 32 years, leaving a loving husband and two helpless children.7
  • Census*: James MacFarlane appeared on the census of 1881 at Upper South River, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.4
  • Name Variation: As of 1881, James MacFarlane was also known as James McFarlane.9
  • Residence*: He lived in 1891 at Fraser's Mills, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada; The 1891 census says James resided in a one floor wooden house of four rooms.10
  • Census: He appeared on the census of 1891 at Fraser's Mills, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.10
  • Occupation*: He was Farmer & Merchant in 1891 at Fraser's Mills, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.10
  • (Witness) Obituary: He is mentioned in the obituary of Mary MacFarlane on 8 January 1891 at The Casket, Antigonish, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada; Mary Ann McDonald 51
    January 8, 1891

    Heatherton

    At Heatherton, on the 2nd inst., in the 51st year of her age, Mary Ann, the beloved wife of ex councilor John R. McDonald, Esq. The deceased, who was a daughter of Mr. James MacFarlane, of Middle South River, won for herself the esteem and affection of all who knew her, by her many womanly qualities and christian virtues, which made her life so bright and cheerful to the end. A little less than a year ago she was stricken down with influenza, from which she never recovered, notwithstanding that she had the best medical attendance and attention, that a fond husband could bestow upon her. Gradually, she fell into consumption, which terminated her peaceful and edifying life, after a long suffering, __brave ? , with true resignation to the divine will. Her mortal remains were interred in the parish cemetery, on Sunday morning, the 4th instant, after a solemn de Requiem Mass, sung by Rev. J. J. Chisholm, P.P., Rev. Alexander Chisholm, D. D., of St. Francis Xavier College, having kindly consented to celebrate the parochial Mass. Her bereaved husband and two orphan children and her sorrowful father, whose only child she was, have the hearty sympathy of the whole community in their sad affliction. R. I. P.11
  • Death*: James died on 12 April 1896 at Middle South River, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.1,6
  • Obituary: His obituary reads:

    James McFarlane 69                              45-1896-15-5

    Middle South River
    Listed in Thursday April 30th, 1896
    At Middle South River on the 12th, 1896. His wife and family - consisting of two daughters preceded him to the grave some years ago. He was an honest business man and a Catholic. An inoffensive and obliging neighbor.6

Family: Eliza O'Saughnessy b. c 1831, d. 17 Apr 1863

Citations:

  1. [S149] Drummer on Foot, September 25, 1913.
  2. [S262] Dr. Raymond A. MacLean, History of Antigonish, Volume 2.
  3. [S100] Obituaries from The Casket Newspaper, 1852 forward.
  4. [S396] April 7, 1881 Canada Federal Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.
  5. [S100] Obituaries from The Casket Newspaper, 1852 forward, Obituary of James McFarlane, 45-1896-15-5.
  6. [S100] Obituaries from The Casket Newspaper, 1852 forward, Obituary of James McFarlane, 45-1896-15-5.
  7. [S100] Obituaries from The Casket Newspaper, 1852 forward, Obituary of Mrs. James McFarlane, (Elizabeth), 11-1863-42-3.
  8. [S634] The Casket Deaths & Marriages 1863-1873, 1863-1873.
  9. [S395] April 20, 1881 Canada Federal Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.
  10. [S513] 1891 Canada Federal Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.
  11. [S100] Obituaries from The Casket Newspaper, 1852 forward, Obituary of Mary Ann MacDonald, January 8, 1891.
  12. [S100] Obituaries from The Casket Newspaper, 1852 forward, Obituary of Mary Ann MacDonald, before 1896.

William MacFarlane

M, #1608, b. circa 1820
William MacFarlane|b. c 1820|p30.htm#i1608|Patrick MacFarlane|b. 1778\nd. 10 Jun 1866|p3.htm#i85|Catherine Murphy|b. c 1785\nd. 17 Oct 1848|p9.htm#i360|Dougald MacFarlane|b. c 1720\nd. a 1813|p1.htm#i36|Margaret MacDonell|b. c 1750|p1.htm#i37|||||||
  • Relationship: 1st cousin 3 times removed of Donald James MacFarlane.
  • Biography*: He went abroad young, never returned.1
  • Birth*: William was born circa 1820 at Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.1,2

Citations:

  1. [S149] Drummer on Foot, September 25, 1913.
  2. [S262] Dr. Raymond A. MacLean, History of Antigonish, Volume 2.
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