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mcdonald and waterhouse

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Margaret Elizabeth

Margaret Elizabeth Report 5 Mar 2013 18:30

hi i am starting a new search but havent an awful lot to go on.
john mcdonald born 1910 lancs
joanne waterhouse born 1910
both married dec quarter 1938
have found 4 of the children born in the 40s anthony,carmel,francis.shelagh,but cant find barry.
cant find anything for a joanne waterhouse but her surname comes up on the births.
can anyone suggest anything please


GlitterBaby Report 5 Mar 2013 18:31

Have you got the marriage cert to confirm her age and give the name of her father ? But I presume not


GlitterBaby Report 5 Mar 2013 18:33

Barry is probably John B born 1941

Margaret Elizabeth

Margaret Elizabeth Report 5 Mar 2013 18:36

thank you


GlitterBaby Report 5 Mar 2013 18:37

?? if this marriage then she married as Ann

Marriages Dec 1938 (>99%)

McDonald John Waterhouse Manchester S. 8d 329
Sayers Charles A Spurrell Manchester S. 8d 329
Spurrell Doris Sayers Manchester S. 8d 329
Waterhouse Ann McDonald

Margaret Elizabeth

Margaret Elizabeth Report 5 Mar 2013 18:41

thank you it prob is ann and i have misheard the name so thats why i couldnt find anything.thank you for your help,i may be able to get a bit further now
x margaret


MarieCeleste Report 5 Mar 2013 23:03

Can't say if it's correct or not, but a tree on Ancestry has this as her death:

England & Wales, Death Index, 1916-2006

Name: Ann Mary M McDonald
Birth Date: 3 Nov 1910
Date of Registration: Jan-Feb-Mar 1973
Age at Death: 62
Registration district: Manchester
Inferred County: Lancashire
Volume: 10e
Page: 304

Margaret Elizabeth

Margaret Elizabeth Report 6 Mar 2013 14:47

thank you for that info and i think its right. i can now apply for a marriage cert as i have the correct name and move a bit further,then i can find where she was living at that time because i cant find anything on the 1911 the cert will tell me who her father was.
many thanks again

Margaret Elizabeth

Margaret Elizabeth Report 7 Mar 2013 23:13

hi everyone i have found 2 groups for the macdonald and waterhouse families
leo born 1903
winifred not sure
william not sure
mary married a person named gardner in 1941

i cant seem to place them in any particular census although i know ann waterhouse lived with her aunt at a mounted police stables as a child in chorlton on med lock manchester [not being lazy]but could anyone place them
many thanks

Margaret Elizabeth

Margaret Elizabeth Report 7 Mar 2013 23:46

cant even find mounted police stable chorlton on medlock 1900s

Margaret Elizabeth

Margaret Elizabeth Report 8 Mar 2013 00:58

hi gone back as far as 1881 and traced the mcdonalds,i now have to go back further
to ireland is there a free census for this and it dosent say what part of ireland
many thanks


MarieCeleste Report 8 Mar 2013 08:18

The only Irish census that exists is the 1901 and 1911 (all previous were destroyed).

Margaret Elizabeth

Margaret Elizabeth Report 8 Mar 2013 14:54

thank you for all your help