Edward Richard McDonald1

#10917, (24 September 1871 - 16 February 1952)
Father*William McDonald1 (1842 - )
Mother*Catherine Costello1 (c 1848 - c 1873)
Birth*24 September 1871He was born on 24 September 1871 at Pointe-du-Chêne, Shediac Par., Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG.1,2 
Baptism29 October 1871He was baptized on 29 October 1871 at Shediac, Shediac Par., Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG.1 
20 April 1891He appeared on the census of 20 April 1891 in the household of Elizabeth McDonald and Patrick Sweeney, lodger [nephew], age 19,b. NB, parents b. PEI, law student.3 
27 April 1901He appeared on the census of 27 April 1901 in the household of Patrick Sweeney and Elizabeth McDonald at Shediac Par., Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG, pensionnaire [boarder], age 28, b. NB Apr 1872, avocat [Lawyer]; also Permelay Arsenau, age 18, servant, b. NB 1882.4 
Death*16 February 1952He died on 16 February 1952 at 223 Main Street, Shediac, Shediac Par., Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG, at age 80.2 


  1. [S132] Gabriel Drouin, compiler, Drouin Collection: St-Joseph, autre-fois St-Henri, Shediac, Cte Westmorland, 1863-1899 (Montreal, Quebec: Institut Généalogique Drouin), 1871, p. 36, img. 20/260; Edward Richard McDonald, b. 24 Sep 1871, bap. 29 Oct 1871; parents William McDonald and Catherine Costello, sponsor Edward McDonald.
  2. [S560] New Brunswick Department of Health Certificate of Registration of Death (Form C.-3), no. 03-001642; Edward Richard McDonald, b. Pt. Chene [Pointe-du-Chêne, Shediac] NB 24 Sep 1871; d. at res. 223 Main Street, Shediac, NB, 16 Feb 1952, age 80y 4m 23d, of general arterio-sclerosis; wife Gertrude McDonald, father Willam McDonald, b. unk., mother Catherine Costellp, b. unk.; Barrrister, etc., 54 yrs.; inf. J.T. Carvell, Mocton, son-in-law; Richard's Funmeral Home, Shediac, bur. Shediac R.C., 20 Feb 1952, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, New Brunswick, online http://archives.gnb.ca
  3. [S69] 1891 Canada Census. Patrick J (51), b. NB, parents b. Ireland, farmer; Eliza (41), b. NB, parents b. Ireland.
  4. [S68] 1901 Canada Census. Patrick (62), b. NB Jan 1839, speculator; Lizza (52), b. NB Jun 1848.