Margaret Donaldson

F, #2997, b. 15 September 1885
     Margaret Donaldson was born on 15 September 1885 at 235½ Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1 She was the daughter of John Donaldson and Ann Imlach.
She was listed as head of household's daughter in the 1891 census at Park Street, 89 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: John Donaldson, head; Ann Imlach Donaldson, wife; Mary A. Donaldson, daughter; William Donaldson, son; Nellie Donaldson, daughter; Maggie Donaldson, daughter; Isabella Donaldson, daughter.2,3


  1. [S2347] Margaret Donaldson, Register of Births in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "Margaret Donaldson, 1885, September Fifteenth 10h 0m P.M. at 235½ Portknockie, Seafield (Rathven), Female. Father: John Donaldson Fisherman. Mother: Ann Donaldson M. S. Imlach, married 1872 July 9th in Seafield. Informant: John Donaldson, Father (Present). Registered: 1885, October 1st at Seafield Manse, James McIntyre, Registrar."
  2. [S6371] 1891, Scottish Census, "Maggie Donaldson, daughter, female, age 5, born in Portknockie, Banff, resident at 89 Park Street, Portknockie."
  3. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.