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Robert & Janet McDonald

Death Cert. info; Mrs. Jeanette McDonald, 27 Mar 1849-18 Nov 1934, wife of Robert McDonald.
She died of endocarditis which started in April of 1934. She was born in Glascow, Scotland, dau. of William Smith and Elizabeth Alexander, both born in Scotland.
Mrs. J.A. McDonald of Dorchester was the informant.

Obituary, Dallas Morning News; 20 Nov 1934, Woman Dies on Farm; Lived there 55 Years
Special to The News
Sherman, Texas, Nov 19- Mrs. Jannette McDonald, 85, died Sunday evening at her farm home west of Dorchester, where she had lived for more than fifty-five years. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the residence by the Rev. O.W. Stewart and the Rev. W.A. Wagner. Burial will be in the Ethel Community.
Surviving are one brother, Tom Smith of North Bend, Wis. and three sisters, Mrs. Bettie Collins of Melrose, Wis. ; Mrs. Agnes Brinker of North Bend and Mrs. Mary Peters of Racine, Wis.; the following children; J.A. and J.R. McDonald of Dorchester, Mrs. Nellie Schott of Sherman, Mrs. Agnes Keene of Dorchester, Mrs. Flora Rice of Collinsville, Mrs. Zina Hunter of Dorchester and Mrs. Mary Reece of Whitesboro; twenty-five grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Mrs. McDonald was born at Glasgow, Scotland.

Death Cert. Robert McDonald, 2 Dec 1850-11 Jun 1933, husb. of Jeanette McDonald. 
He died of general debility, the rest I can't make out. He was a stockman and born in Scotland, son of Donald McDonald and Janette Shaw, both born in Scotland.
J.A. McDonald was the informant.
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