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MacDonald Genealogy & History

MacDonald is a surname of Scottish origins. MacDonald family history shows that the name most likely is derived from the Gaelic "Mac Dhomhnuill", which means a male descendent of Donald. Lyon genealogy shows that the given name Donald means "world-rule" and indicates that the bearers of this name were very powerful and the clan was widespread. Well-known people with this surname include the late author John D. McDonald; Richard and Maurice McDonald, founders of the McDonald's franchise; singer and actress Jeanette MacDonald; Eugene F. McDonald, founder of Zenith Radio; and Sir John A. Macdonald, first Prime Minister of Canada.


MacDonald Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Campbell Macdonald-- --, 1915October 6,1991CT
Barbara Macdonald-- --, 1927June 19,2004ME
C Howard Macdonald-- --, 1911January ,1979PA
D Virgina Macdonald-- --, 1926May 30,2001TN

MacDonald Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Earl Macdonald-- --, 1910December ,1972Saugus,MA
Facunda Macdonald-- --, 1889August ,1983Los Angeles,CA
G Elaine Macdonald-- --, 1920April ,1993Hanover,NH
H Allan Macdonald-- --, 1923August 4,1993Arvada,CO

MacDonald Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Douglas MacdonaldFreida HoyleJuly 22,2006Wake, NC
Gordon MacdonaldMarni TamblingApril 22,1989Wake, NC
Harry MacdonaldKathryn MayAugust 10,1940Wake, NC
Robert MacdonaldNancy BakerMay 29,1960Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After MacDonald

463rd: Nicholson464th: Briggs
465th: Mack466th: Burnett
467th: Kane468th: Short
469th: Tyler470th: Vasquez
471st: Abbott472nd: Carson

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