Donald James MacFarlane

M, #1, b. 21 September 1904, d. 18 April 1968

Mom & dad's wedding day

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Family: Mary Margaret Cameron b. 12 Feb 1899, d. 26 Feb 1992

Census

  • Last Edited: 8 Jan 2017

Citations

  1. [S11] Narrative by Mary Jessie MacFarlane describing her understanding of the arrival of Dougald MacFarlane and family in Nova Scotia in 1801 and events following up to the birth of herself and her siblings circa 1900 including a 'family tree.', Hand written, Circa 1950 Donald James MacFarlane.
  2. [S9] Births, Church Record, June 1977 to September 1944 St. Joseph's Church, Margaree, Records.
  3. [S195] Certificate, Donald & Cameron, Mary MacFarlane marriage of November 25, 1930.
  4. [S2] Letter, Edmund Burns to Gerald MacFarlane, December 1, 1991.
  5. [S198] Petition for Naturalization MacFarlane # 0001;.
  6. [S201] National Archives and Records Administration Petition for Naturalization, 253863 (May 24, 1943), Waltham, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.
  7. [S211] Interview, Rose Jessie MacFarlane, 1993.
  8. [S100] Obituaries from The Casket Newspaper, 1852 - present, Obituary of Hugh Simon MacFarlane, 89-1941-38-3.
  9. [S452] Donald James MacFarlane, Birth Registration 16658 (November 2, 1942).
  10. [S455] Joseph Alexander MacFarlane, Birth Registration 1705 (February 14, 1937).
  11. [S456] Shirley Frances MacFarlane, Birth Registration 8952 (July 23, 1935).
  12. [S459] Mary Berenice MacFarlane, Birth Registration 1140 (January 26, 1944).
  13. [S462] Doris Marie MacFarlane, Birth Registration 726 (January 11, 1934).
  14. [S197] MacFarlane, Donald J. Certificate of Arrival;.
  15. [S786] April 11, 1930 1930 US Federal Census, on-line, Ancestry.com. 1930 United States Federal Census [database on-line].
  16. [S176] Cameron, Mary M. # 2, Obituary, February 1992.
  17. [S385] Katherine Anne MacFarlane, Birth Registration 14980 (November 17, 1932).
  18. [S386] Myrna Louise MacFarlane, Birth Registration 5365 (May 5, 1939).
  19. [S601] Weddings from The Casket Newspaper, 1852 forward, Wedding announcement for Donald J MacFarlane, #0001 and Mary Margaret MacFarlane. #0002.
  20. [S4] Church of the Latter Day Saints, Inverness County Marriages 1864-1908, # 1298989.
  21. [S789] Boston City Directory, for the years 1933, 1935, 1939, 1951, 1961.
  22. [S745] April 8, 1940 Population Schedule, Waltham, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.
  23. [S789] Boston City Directory, for the years 1933.
  24. [S13] Interview, Donald James MacFarlane, various dates.
  25. [S100] Obituaries from The Casket Newspaper, 1852 - present, Obituary of Alex Dan Cameron, 085-1937-40-2.
  26. [S789] Boston City Directory, for the years 1935, 1939, 1942, 1946, 1951, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964.
  27. [S789] Boston City Directory, for the years 1946, 1951, 1961, 1963, 1964.
  28. [S790] Donald James MacFarlane, unknown file number, SSDI Donald MacFarlane #0001, Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014.
  29. [S172] MacFarlane, Donald #1, obituary, April 1968.
  30. [S173] MacFarlane, Doris # 9, obituary, January 1935.
  31. [S213] Doris Marie MacFarlane, Standard Certificate of Birth (January 24, 1934).
  32. [S214] MacFarlane, Doris, Death Certificate.
  33. [S215] Mary Berenice MacFarlane, Standard Certificate of Birth (January 31, 1944).
  34. [S216] MacFarlane, Mary Berenice, Death Certificate.

Mary Margaret Cameron1

F, #2, b. 12 February 1899, d. 26 February 1992

Ma & dad's wedding picture

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  • Language*: Mary Margaret Cameron spoke English.
  • Language: She spoke Scotch Gaelic.
  • Religion*: She was Roman Catholic.
  • Birth*: Mary was born on 12 February 1899 in West Lake Ainslie, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.6,7,8,9,10,2,11,12,13,14,15,3,1,16
  • Baptism: She was baptized on 1 March 1899 in St. John the Baptist Church, Brook Village, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada.6,1,16
  • Immigration*: Mary immigrated to on 9 October 1923.17
  • Occupation: She was a stenographer at Whole Leather on 5 April 1930.18
  • Marriage*: She married Donald James MacFarlane on 25 November 1930 in Mission Church, Boston (Roxbury), Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.2,10,8,19,20,21,12,15,22
  • Married Name: As of 25 November 1930,her married name was MacFarlane.10,2,8,19,20,21
  • Residence*: Mary Margaret Cameron and Donald James MacFarlane lived on 11 January 1934 in 4 Minton Street, Boston (Jamaica Plain), Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.15,23
  • Occupation*: Mary Margaret Cameron was Housewife between 11 January 1934 and 26 January 1944.11,13,14,21,15
  • Residence: She and Donald James MacFarlane lived between 23 July 1935 and 1964 in 6 Valentine Street, Boston (Roxbury), Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.12,13,11,14,9,21,24,25
  • Description*: Mary Margaret Cameron was described as On her Naturalization Petition Mary describes herself as a female with light complexion, blue eyes, brown hair, 5 foot 5 1/2 inches tall, weighing 145 pounds with no visible distinctive marks. on 20 April 1943.8
  • Nationalty: Her nationality was British (Canadian.)8
  • Natur. Petition*: She petitioned the court to become a citizen on 24 May 1943 in District Court of the United States, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.26,8
  • Nationalty*: Her nationality was Naturalized American.8
  • Residence: She and Donald James MacFarlane lived between 1964 and 1968 in 263 Roslindale Avenue, Boston (Roslindale), Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.
  • Residence*: Mary Margaret Cameron lived between 1968 and 1992 in 263 Roslindale Avenue, Boston (Roslindale), Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.
  • SSN*: Her Social Security Number was # 014-32-2461 in February 1992.
  • Death*: Mary died on 26 February 1992 in Avon, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA, at age 93.10
  • Obituary: Her obituary reads:

    February 1992
    MacFARLANE- of Avon, formerly of Roslindale and Roxbury, February 26. Mary M. (Cameron), beloved wife of the late Donald J. MacFarlane, loving mother of K. Ann Doolan of Prospect, CT., Shirley F. Nolan of Avon, Joseph A. MacFalane of West Roxbury, Myrna L. White of Braintree, Donald J. MacFarlane of Natick and the late Doris-Marie and Mary Bernice MacFarlane. Dear mother-in-law of Thomas Doolan, John Nolan, Donna MacFarlane, Francis White and Elizabeth MacFarlane. Also survived by 13 grandchildren and one great granddaughter. Reposing at the Cartwright Funeral Home, 419 Main St., RANDOLPH until 9:15 am on Saturday followed by a Funeral Mass at 10:00 am in St. Michael's Church, Avon. Relatives and friends respectfully invited to attend. Visiting hours Friday 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Burial in St. Joseph's Cemetery in West Roxbury.10
  • Biography*: Mary attended the Tullogh School at West Lake Ainslie up to grade eight. She then attended St. Mary's Convent School and Inverness High School. In 1917 she taught for one year in a one room school house in Sky Glen.

    In 1918 Mary and her sister Florence went west on the Harvest Train to Beverly, Alberta, where she taught for two years. She was a lodger with the Henry H. Haverstock family. In 1920 she spent a year taking a business course in Edmonton. She worked in the Edmonton office of the Telephone Company for two years. According to her sister Florence it was here that she learned most of her Gaelic, from Sadie Beaton.

    In 1923 Mary returned to Lake Ainslie, then headed out to Boston.

    On October 9, 1923 Mary entered the United States through Vanceboro, Maine, aboard the Canadian Pacific Railway. From there she made her way to Boston.

    Mary found work at the Howes Shoe Company in South Boston. It was here she worked until her marriage and the birth of her first child, Ann. She lived for the first year or so in Hyde Park with her Aunt Belle. She then moved to an apartment on Tremont Street with her sisters Florence and Margaret, Margaret MacIsaac, Margaret Burke and Ceilia Cameron (English).

    They lived in the South End of Boston at least in 1928 & 1929 at 53 Pembroke Street. According to the City Census Mary earned her living as a stenographer. When her sister Margaret got married in 1930 Mary went to live with them on Mission Hill. It was from here that she got married.27

Family: Donald James MacFarlane b. 21 Sep 1904, d. 18 Apr 1968

  • Last Edited: 2 Jan 2017

Citations

  1. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Baptismal record of Mary Maggie Cameron, page 190.
  2. [S195] Certificate, Donald & Cameron, Mary MacFarlane marriage of November 25, 1930.
  3. [S651] April 1901 Canada Federal Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.
  4. [S206] Genealogy of the Walker Family of Lake Ainslie, Agnes Walker, typescript, 1990 Donald James MacFarlane, page 61.
  5. [S100] Obituaries from The Casket Newspaper, 1852 - present, The obituary of Catherine Cameron, 80-1932-40-2.
  6. [S193] Mary M. Cameron entry, Certificate of Birth & Baptism.
  7. [S198] Petition for Naturalization MacFarlane # 0001;.
  8. [S201] National Archives and Records Administration Petition for Naturalization, 253863 (May 24, 1943), Waltham, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.
  9. [S13] Interview, Donald James MacFarlane, various dates.
  10. [S176] Cameron, Mary M. # 2, Obituary, February 1992.
  11. [S452] Donald James MacFarlane, Birth Registration 16658 (November 2, 1942).
  12. [S455] Joseph Alexander MacFarlane, Birth Registration 1705 (February 14, 1937).
  13. [S456] Shirley Frances MacFarlane, Birth Registration 8952 (July 23, 1935).
  14. [S459] Mary Berenice MacFarlane, Birth Registration 1140 (January 26, 1944).
  15. [S462] Doris Marie MacFarlane, Birth Registration 726 (January 11, 1934).
  16. [S427] CBGHA, online www.cbgha.org, 2013-09.
  17. [S196] Cameron, Mary M. #2, Cert. of Arrival;.
  18. [S788] April 5, 1930 1930 US Federal Census, on-line, Ancestry.com. 1930 United States Federal Census [database on-line].
  19. [S211] Interview, Rose Jessie MacFarlane, 1993.
  20. [S385] Katherine Anne MacFarlane, Birth Registration 14980 (November 17, 1932).
  21. [S386] Myrna Louise MacFarlane, Birth Registration 5365 (May 5, 1939).
  22. [S601] Weddings from The Casket Newspaper, 1852 forward, Wedding announcement for Donald J MacFarlane, #0001 and Mary Margaret MacFarlane. #0002.
  23. [S789] Boston City Directory, for the years 1933.
  24. [S100] Obituaries from The Casket Newspaper, 1852 - present, Obituary of Alex Dan Cameron, 085-1937-40-2.
  25. [S789] Boston City Directory, for the years 1935, 1939, 1942, 1946, 1951, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964.
  26. [S194] Donald James MacFarlane Naturalization Certificate (Date of Naturalization May 24, 1943), Meredith, Belknap, New Hampshire, USA.
  27. [S130] Boston City Directory.
  28. [S745] April 8, 1940 Population Schedule, Waltham, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.
  29. [S173] MacFarlane, Doris # 9, obituary, January 1935.
  30. [S213] Doris Marie MacFarlane, Standard Certificate of Birth (January 24, 1934).
  31. [S214] MacFarlane, Doris, Death Certificate.
  32. [S215] Mary Berenice MacFarlane, Standard Certificate of Birth (January 31, 1944).
  33. [S216] MacFarlane, Mary Berenice, Death Certificate.

Mary Berenice MacFarlane

F, #8, b. 26 January 1944, d. 5 August 1944

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  • Last Edited: 12 Mar 2016

Citations

  1. [S176] Cameron, Mary M. # 2, Obituary, February 1992.
  2. [S215] Mary Berenice MacFarlane, Standard Certificate of Birth (January 31, 1944).
  3. [S216] MacFarlane, Mary Berenice, Death Certificate.
  4. [S459] Mary Berenice MacFarlane, Birth Registration 1140 (January 26, 1944).

Doris Marie MacFarlane

F, #9, b. 11 January 1934, d. 29 January 1935

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  • Last Edited: 12 Mar 2016

Citations

  1. [S173] MacFarlane, Doris # 9, obituary, January 1935.
  2. [S176] Cameron, Mary M. # 2, Obituary, February 1992.
  3. [S213] Doris Marie MacFarlane, Standard Certificate of Birth (January 24, 1934).
  4. [S214] MacFarlane, Doris, Death Certificate.
  5. [S462] Doris Marie MacFarlane, Birth Registration 726 (January 11, 1934).

Thomas Joseph Doolan

M, #10, b. 10 April 1932, d. 27 September 2006

Tom Doolan

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  • Last Edited: 20 Nov 2016

Citations

  1. [S471] MA Marriage Registration # 0003 & 0010.
  2. [S578] Thomas Funeral Card Doolan, funeral card, September 30, 2006 unknown repository.

Steven Francis White

M, #25, b. 17 November 1970, d. 3 July 2013

Stephen Francis White

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  • Last Edited: 12 Mar 2016

Citations

  1. [S464] Steven Francis White, Birth Registration 17094 (November 17, 1970).

James John MacFarlane

M, #29, b. 8 October 1845, d. 31 January 1913

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Family 1: Catherine (Hugh) Gillis b. 15 Aug 1859, d. 25 Jun 1885

Family 2: Janet Ann MacDonnell b. 17 Nov 1867, d. 29 May 1917

  • Last Edited: 5 Jun 2017

Citations

  1. [S11] Narrative by Mary Jessie MacFarlane describing her understanding of the arrival of Dougald MacFarlane and family in Nova Scotia in 1801 and events following up to the birth of herself and her siblings circa 1900 including a 'family tree.', Hand written, Circa 1950 Donald James MacFarlane.
  2. [S1] J. L. MacDougall, History of Inveness County.
  3. [S100] Obituaries from The Casket Newspaper, 1852 - present, Obituary of James J. MacFarlane     66, 61-1913-6-5.

  4. [S230] The McFarlanes in Margaree, October 09, 1913.
  5. [S701] Certificate, see memo marriage of 1862-1908, McFarlane-Gillis 1881 1903.
  6. [S770] Nova Scotia Historical Vital Statistics, online https://www.novascotiagenealogy.com/, Marriage Registration
    Year 1881
    Book 1825
    Page 105
    Number 49.
  7. [S100] Obituaries from The Casket Newspaper, 1852 - present, Obituary of James J. MacFarlane     66, 61-1913-6-5.
  8. [S14] April 15, 1891 Federal Canadian Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.
  9. [S125] 1871 Canada Federal Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.
  10. [S491] April 20, 1901 Canada Federal Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.
  11. [S770] Nova Scotia Historical Vital Statistics, online https://www.novascotiagenealogy.com/, Birth Registration
    Year 1881
    Page 105
    Number 49.
  12. [S770] Nova Scotia Historical Vital Statistics, online https://www.novascotiagenealogy.com/, Death Registration
    Year 1913
    Book 11
    Page 254
    Number 1719.
  13. [S330] April 11, 1881 Canada Federal Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.
  14. [S701] Certificate, see memo marriage of 1862-1908, McFarlane-Gillis 1881.
  15. [S701] Certificate, see memo marriage of 1862-1908, McDougall-McFarlane 1907 Aug 13.
  16. [S5] Marriage, Church Record, November 1884 to September 1935 St. Joseph's Church, Margaree, Records.
  17. [S4] Church of the Latter Day Saints, Inverness County Marriages 1864-1908, # 1298989.
  18. [S6] MacFarlane Family Bible.
  19. [S770] Nova Scotia Historical Vital Statistics, online https://www.novascotiagenealogy.com/, Marriage registration
    Year 1907
    Book 1825
    Page 212
    Number 30.
  20. [S770] Nova Scotia Historical Vital Statistics, online https://www.novascotiagenealogy.com/, Marriage Registration for Mary C. MacFarlane & James F. Collins
    Registration year 1923
    Book 31
    Page 919.
  21. [S5] Marriage, Church Record, November 1884 to September 1935 St. Joseph's Church, Margaree, Records, page 88, line 11.
  22. [S100] Obituaries from The Casket Newspaper, 1852 - present, Obituary of Mrs. James J. MacFarlane (Jessie), 65-1917-24-5.
  23. [S770] Nova Scotia Historical Vital Statistics, online https://www.novascotiagenealogy.com/, Death Registration
    Year 1941
    Book 198
    Page 131.
  24. [S3] 1871 Canada Federal Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.
  25. [S211] Interview, Rose Jessie MacFarlane, 1993.
  26. [S9] Births, Church Record, June 1977 to September 1944 St. Joseph's Church, Margaree, Records.
  27. [S478] Mary Jessie MacFarlane, MA Death Registration for # 0061.
  28. [S681] Unknown author, Unknown.
  29. [S770] Nova Scotia Historical Vital Statistics, online https://www.novascotiagenealogy.com/, Marriage Registration for Catherine McFarlane & Patrick James Coady
    Registration year 1924
    Book 31
    Page 990.
  30. [S100] Obituaries from The Casket Newspaper, 1852 - present, Obituary of John Archie (Jack) MacFarlane, after June 29, 1985.
  31. [S479] Rose Jessie MacFarlane, MA Death Registration for # 0060.
  32. [S195] Certificate, Donald & Cameron, Mary MacFarlane marriage of November 25, 1930.
  33. [S2] Letter, Edmund Burns to Gerald MacFarlane, December 1, 1991.

Janet Ann MacDonnell1

F, #30, b. 17 November 1867, d. 29 May 1917

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Family: James John MacFarlane b. 8 Oct 1845, d. 31 Jan 1913

  • Last Edited: 22 Apr 2017

Citations

  1. [S709] Diocese of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada , Birth record of Janet Ann MacDonald, page 340.
  2. [S1] J. L. MacDougall, History of Inveness County.
  3. [S100] Obituaries from The Casket Newspaper, 1852 - present.
  4. [S2] Letter, Edmund Burns to Gerald MacFarlane, December 1, 1991.
  5. [S14] April 15, 1891 Federal Canadian Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.
  6. [S100] Obituaries from The Casket Newspaper, 1852 - present, Obituary of Mrs. James J. MacFarlane (Jessie), 65-1917-24-5.
  7. [S409] April 11, 1881 Canada Federal Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.
  8. [S491] April 20, 1901 Canada Federal Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.
  9. [S818] J. R. Reid, Descendants of Angus MacLellan # 8701, page 67.
  10. [S330] April 11, 1881 Canada Federal Census, 101 Newbury Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.
  11. [S701] Certificate, see memo marriage of 1862-1908, McFarlane-Gillis 1881.
  12. [S701] Certificate, see memo marriage of 1862-1908, McDougall-McFarlane 1907 Aug 13.
  13. [S4] Church of the Latter Day Saints, Inverness County Marriages 1864-1908, # 1298989.
  14. [S5] Marriage, Church Record, November 1884 to September 1935 St. Joseph's Church, Margaree, Records, page 88, line 11.
  15. [S11] Narrative by Mary Jessie MacFarlane describing her understanding of the arrival of Dougald MacFarlane and family in Nova Scotia in 1801 and events following up to the birth of herself and her siblings circa 1900 including a 'family tree.', Hand written, Circa 1950 Donald James MacFarlane.
  16. [S770] Nova Scotia Historical Vital Statistics, online https://www.novascotiagenealogy.com/, Death Registration
    Year 1941
    Book 198
    Page 131.
  17. [S9] Births, Church Record, June 1977 to September 1944 St. Joseph's Church, Margaree, Records.
  18. [S681] Unknown author, Unknown.
  19. [S770] Nova Scotia Historical Vital Statistics, online https://www.novascotiagenealogy.com/, Marriage Registration for Catherine McFarlane & Patrick James Coady
    Registration year 1924
    Book 31
    Page 990.
  20. [S100] Obituaries from The Casket Newspaper, 1852 - present, Obituary of Mrs. James J. MacFarlane (Jessie), 65-1917-24-5.

  21. [S100] Obituaries from The Casket Newspaper, 1852 - present, Obituary of John Archie (Jack) MacFarlane, after June 29, 1985.
  22. [S770] Nova Scotia Historical Vital Statistics, online https://www.novascotiagenealogy.com/, Marriage Registration for Mary C. MacFarlane & James F. Collins
    Registration year 1923
    Book 31
    Page 919.
  23. [S479] Rose Jessie MacFarlane, MA Death Registration for # 0060.
  24. [S195] Certificate, Donald & Cameron, Mary MacFarlane marriage of November 25, 1930.