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Descendants of James MCDONALD

 

 

Generation No. 1

 

1. JAMES1 MCDONALD was born 1794 in Pennsylvania. He married SUSANNA UNKNOWN. She was born 1795 in Pennsylvania.

The information on this McDonald family has not been proven to be the family of our Carolyn McDonald, wife of William Horrell. I do believe this is the right family but at this time have no proof.

Notes for JAMES MCDONALD:

1850 Meno Township Mifflin County page 225
McDonald, James      56 Male Farmer $3,000
                Susanna     55 Female
                Anthony    21 Male Farmer
                Thomas     26 Male Boatman
                Ann S.       19 Female
                Catharine  14 Female (probably Caroline)
                Sarah         17 Female
                Henry         12 Male

?? 1860 PA Census Index McDonald, James PA MIFFLIN CO. DERRY TWP 148 1860

 

Children of JAMES MCDONALD and SUSANNA UNKNOWN are:

i. JAMES2 MCDONALD.

ii. JOHN MCDONALD.

iii. THOMAS MCDONALD, b. 1824, Pennsylvania.

Notes for THOMAS MCDONALD: Out of FORMER RESIDENTS Vol. 2

954. Henry McDonald of Alabama and his brother , Thomas of Perry County, both having spent their boyhood days in Menno Twp. Are visiting. 9/19/95 pg 2.2c

iv. ANTHONY MCDONALD, b. 1829, Pennsylvania.

v. ANN S. MCDONALD, b. 1831, Pennsylvania.

vi. SARAH MCDONALD, b. 1833, Pennsylvania.

2. vii. CAROLINE L. MCDONALD, b. 07 Apr 1836, Pennsylvania; d. 30 Jun 1892, Allensville, Mifflin, Pennsylvania.

viii. HENRY MCDONALD, b. 1838, Pennsylvania.

Notes for HENRY MCDONALD: Out of FORMER RESIDENTS Vol. 2  954. Henry McDonald of Alabama and his brother , Thomas of Perry County, both having spent their boyhood days in Menno Twp. Are visiting. 9/19/95 pg 2.2c

 

 

Generation No. 2

 

2. CAROLINE L.2 MCDONALD (JAMES1) was born 07 Apr 1836 in Pennsylvania, and died 30 Jun 1892 in Allensville, Mifflin, Pennsylvania. She married WILLIAM W. HORRELL 28 Jan 1852 in , Mifflin, Pennsylvania, son of WILLIAM HORRELL and MARGARET UNKNOWN. He was born 1833 in Allensville, Mifflin, Pennsylvania, and died 18 Jul 1889 in Allensville, Mifflin, Pennsylvania.

Notes for CAROLINE L. MCDONALD: Buried at West Kishacoquillas Presbyterian Cemetery.

THE OLD PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH - PA Cemetery Book

Caroline Horrell died 1892 at the age 56

OBIT.- Mrs. Caroline Horrell died at her home in the Allensville area on June 30, 1892. She had been suffering some years from heart trouble. She was a member of the Presbyterian Church. She leaves 8 children to mourn her.

7/15/92 p2,3c Lewistown Gazette 

 (There is a Henry McDonald living with John Herill in the 1860 census)

Notes for WILLIAM W. HORRELL: Occupation- Tailor . Buried West Kishacoquillas Presbyterian Cemetery-5 other Horrell's buried at this cemetery all too early to be any of William's children.

1860 census Mifflin County, Pa; 684 661 Hirrell, William, Caroline, William, James, George

THE OLD PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH - PA

William Horrell died 1889 56 yrs of age

 

Children of CAROLINE MCDONALD and WILLIAM HORRELL are:

i. WILLIAM W.3 HORRELL, b. 08 Jun 1853, Allensville, Mifflin, Pennsylvania; d. 20 Dec 1863.

ii. JAMES ARTOS MCDONALD HORRELL, b. 05 Oct 1855, Allensville, Mifflin, Pennsylvania; d. 03 Nov 1920, Roseville, Warren, Illinois; m. EMMA AVILLA WILSON, 12 Mar 1882, Kansas; b. Feb 1863, Montpelier, Blackford, Indiana; d. 27 Feb 1908, Roseville, Warren, Illinois. Notes for JAMES ARTOS MCDONALD HORRELL:

James was a Tinner and Plumber.

1900 census Indiana- Roseville, Warren County. Sup 9 ED 95 Sheet 13B Artos Horrell ,Emma, Frank, George, Ambronetta, Mamie Elizabeth.

1910 census Indiana. Roseville, Warren County. Jack Horrel, Nette, Mamie, Elizabeth, Leslie, Benjamin. Also state Jack/James was born in Virginia.

James was a member of the City council in 1908 when Emma died. Obituary in "The Daily Revue Emma's obituary was

Notes for EMMA AVILLA WILSON: Emma's obituary was in "The Daily Review" Monmouth, IL

Funeral services were conducted from the Christian Church in Roseville, Warren, Illinois, Had lived in Illinois 17yrs at time of death. So must have moved to Illinois in 1901. 1885 census Belleville, Republic, KS. states Emma was in Nebraska before Kansas

The 1900 census for Warren County, Illinois states Emma's father was born in Ohio and her mother in Indiana.

 

iii. GEORGE F. HORRELL (Source: Buried Saint Paul's Lutheran Cemetery Allenville, Mifflin, Pennsylvania.), b. 28 Mar 1858, Allensville, Mifflin, Pennsylvania; d. 03 Oct 1953; m. RACHEL JENNIE ZERBY, 23 Dec; b. 06 May 1861; d. 24 Sep 1943, Allensville, Menno Twp, Mifflin, Penn (Source: Buried Saint Paul's Lutheran Cemetery Allenville, Mifflin, Pennsylvania.).. Notes for GEORGE F. HORRELL: Lewistown Gazzette Feb. 27, 1891

George F. Horrell, our efficient tailor, will dispose of his personal property prior to moving to Reedsville,

FORMER RESIDENTS OF MIFFLIN COUNTY VOL. 1

George Horrell , now of Altoona and George Lowrie now of Minnesota are visiting their friends and family in Allensville. 7/6/1890 p. 2 3c .

George Horrell of the Allensville area is thinking of going to New York to work in the tailoring business. 2/20/1891 p/2 4c

Buried at Saint Paul's Lutheran Cemetery, Allensville, Mifflin. PA. Had no children

Notes for RACHEL JENNIE ZERBY: Buried at Saint Paul's Lutheran Cemetery in Allensville, Mifflin, Pa. Had no children

iv. ADA R. HORRELL, b. 12 Sep 1860, Allensville, Mifflin, Pennsylvania; d. Mar 1918; m. MILTON BAILEY.

Notes for ADA R. HORRELL: FORMER RESIDENTS OF MIFFLIN COUNTY VOL. 1

Mrs. Ada, daughter of Mrs. W.W. Horrell, who now lives near Pittsburgh is visiting her old home in Philadelphia 1/1/1890. p. 2, 3c.

 

v. HARRY " RUSH" HORRELL, b. 28 Mar 1863, Allensville, Mifflin, Pennsylvania; m. ELIZABETH ANN HENDERSON, 07 Mar 1895, Spruce Creek, PA (Source: Marriage Announced, Lewistown Gazette March 7, 1895.).

vi. JOHN M. HORRELL, b. 06 Jul 1865, Allensville, Mifflin, Pennsylvania; d. 20 Oct 1865.

vii. ALICE " BLANCHE" HORRELL, b. 25 Sep 1866, Allensville, Mifflin, Pennsylvania (Source: LDS Film #.); d. 04 Dec 1891, Dayton, Ohio (Source: Death date and place, Lewistown Gazette Dec. 4, 1891.); m. UNKNOWN STROCK, Cleveland, Ohio.

Notes for ALICE " BLANCHE" HORRELL: FORMER RESIDENTS OF MIFFLIN COUNTY VOL. 1

Miss Blanche Horrell, one of our pleasant and handsome young ladies, departed on Saturday morning for Dayton, Ohio, where she expects to spend the winter, (Lewistown Gazette Oct. 15, 1890)

Miss Blanche Horrell, of Allensville was married to an Ohio man in Dayton, Ohio. 11/12/1890 p.2 4c

 

viii. AMBRONETTA HORRELL (Source: LDS IGI Film # 1760904.), b. 15 Oct 1869, Allensville, Mifflin, Pennsylvania; d. 01 Jan 1924; m. JOHN ADOLPH COSSUANNE, 23 Dec 1886, Allensville, Mifflin, Penn.. Notes for AMBRONETTA HORRELL: Lewistown Gazette March 19, 1890

A brilliant social event which occurred in our quiet village Tuesday evening was the marriage of John A. Cossaunne to Miss Ambronetta Horrell, both of this place. The ceremony took place at the home of the bride, Mrs. W.W. Horrell, Rev. C. Luther McConnell, pastor of the Lutheran church officiating. At the conclusion a reception was tendered, which was largely attended by invited guests, at which a very elegant collation was served tot he assembled guests. The presents received were handsome, some of them quite valuable, The band boys were on hand and rendered some very choice and select music which was highly appreciated by all who heard it. The groom is a young man having many friends in this section, while the bride is a fine young lady and has a host of friends in this community, We unite with their many friends in wishing their married life may be one of unalloyed happiness and prosperity.

ix. SARAH G. "SALLIE" HORRELL, b. 23 Feb 1872, Allensville, Mifflin, Pennsylvania; d. 14 Aug 1934; m. RUSH MCCLINTOCK.  Notes for SARAH G. "SALLIE" HORRELL: FORMER RESIDENTS OF MIFFLIN COUNTY VOL. 1

Mrs. Sallie McClintock, a former resident of Menno. Township is spending winter with her mother Mrs. W.W. Horrell of Water Street, Allensville. 1/23/1891 p.2 4c

x. ALFANZO GAY HORRELL, b. 02 Feb 1875, Allensville, Mifflin, Pennsylvania (Source: LDS IGI Film # 1903755 and 1903514.); m. KITTY SIMMS.

xi. THOMAS " IRVIN" HORRELL, b. 15 Jul 1877, Pennsylvania; d. Pennsylvania; m. HATTIE SHANK, 13 Dec, Mifflin County, Pa; b. of Altoona.

 

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