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Jared McDonald Sr. (abt. 1740 - abt. 1808)

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Jared McDonald Sr.
Born about in , , , Scotland?map [uncertain]
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married about in Maryland or Virginiamap [uncertain]
Descendants descendants
Died about in , Fauquier, Virginia, USAmap
McDonald-8189 created 21 Dec 2015 | Last modified
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Categories: Cox Homestead Cemetery, Howellsville, Virginia.



Jared was born circa 1740, thought to be in Scotland, but no sources have been found.

He married Eleanor Atkinson about 1765 in Maryland or Virginia.

He died about 1808 using entries from the Lower Goose Creek Church records, but no specific mention of a date or cause was found.


He is buried in the Cox Homestead Cemetery in Howellsville, Warren, Virginia, USA.



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On 21 Dec 2015 at 12:57 GMT Keith McDonald wrote:

The eldest son of Jared and Eleanor, John, was born and baptised in 1766 in Prince George's County, Maryland, so they were most likely married there, or at least in Maryland, not in Fauquier County, Virginia, where they moved to and raised their family of 11 children.

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