Contributed by Mary Ann Nichols

Hanny McDonald married Joseph Parker and they lived in Dale Co., Alabama. She states on CSA pension application that she was born in Lowndes Co., Georgia. James McDonald was found in the 1860 and 1870 Henry Co., Alabama census and Dale Co 1880 Dale Co., Alabama census. We do not know when James or Mariann died, or where they are buried. According to the 1880 census both of their parents were born in South Carolina.

Births

James McDonald August 14, 1804

Mariann McDonald December 15, 1811

Nancy Ann McDonald August 30, 1830

Cynthia Susan McDonald May 4, 1832

William Hugh McDonald December 10, 1833

Martha Ann Dorothy McDonald September 23, 1835

Alcey Ann Louisa McDonald May 8, 1837

Pleasant McDonald November 14, 1839-

Frances McDonald November 14, 1839-

Sarah Jane McDonald October 22, 1841

Commiles? McDonald May 15, 1843 (Camilla?)

Jamimah McDonald July 1, 1845-September 22, 1847

Josephus Allen McDonald July 8, 1847

Mary Callista McDonald January 6, 1849

Hanny McDonald January 28, 1851

Fredonia Virginia McDonald June 7, 1853

Deaths:

Robert McDonald died March 4, 1844

Nancy Ann McDonald died May 19, 1844 or 1846?


Notes: Above Robert McDonald — am hopeful this may have been James’ father, as no child was named Robert.