Ann Stephen McDonald

F, #4926, b. 23 December 1871, d. 5 March 1956
     Ann Stephen McDonald was born on 23 December 1871 at 18 Seatown, Portsoy, Banffshire, Scotland.1,2 She was the daughter of Charles McDonald and Catherine Leslie. They was the informant for Helen Pirie's birth at Shorehead, Portsoy, Banffshire, Scotland, on 29 August 1893.3 She married John Pirie at 1 Commercial Street, Macduff, Banffshire, Scotland, on 8 September 1893.2 As of 8 September 1893, her married name was Ann Stephen Pirie.
She was listed as head of household's wife in the 1911 census at 209 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: John Pirie, head; Ann Pirie, wife, John Pirie, son; Alex Pirie, son; George Pirie, son; Mary Ann Pirie, daughter; Maggie Pirie, daughter; Catherine Pirie, daughter; Lily Pirie, daughter.4
Ann died on 5 March 1956 at 54 Marconi Road, Fraserburgh, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, at age 84.2

Children of Ann Stephen McDonald and John Pirie


  1. [S6052] LDS Church (new FamilySearch), International Genealogical Index, "Ann Stephen McDonald, female. Birth: 23 DEC 1871 Fordyce, Banff, Scotland. Father: Charles McDonald. Mother: Catherine Leslie."
  2. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.
  3. [S6054] Helen Pirie, Register of Births in the District of Portsoy in the County of Banff, "Helen Pirie (Illegitimate), 1893, August Twenty ninth 3h 0m A.M. at Shorehead, Portsoy, Female. Father: John Pirie, Fisherman. Mother: Ann Stephen McDonald, Domestic Servant. Informant: Ann Stephen McDonald, mother, John Pirie, father, 1 Commercial Street, Macduff. Registered: 1893, September 7th at Portsoy, James Innes, Registrar."
  4. [S6439] 1911, Scottish Census, "Ann Pirie, wife, female, age 38, married, duration of marriage 17 years, children born alive 9, children still living 8, born in Banffshire, Portsoy, resident at 209 Portknockie."