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Edna Ann Stewart

Birthdate: (75)
Birthplace: Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
Death: August 15, 1915 (75)
Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States
Place of Burial: Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Urban van hooser Van Stewart, Sr.; Urban Van Stewart; Lydia Gage Allen and Lydia Gage Jacobs
Wife of Robert McDonald
Mother of Dr. Hester Lavina McDonald; John Urban McDonald and Arthur Edwin MdDonald
Sister of Henry Pulaski Stewart and Urban Jacob Stewart
Half sister of Sarah Van Hooser Bird; Mary Jane Limb; William Urban Stewart; George Heber Stewart; Mary Ellen Hanks and 12 others

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About Edna Ann Stewart

Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel, 1847–1868 Abraham O. Smoot - George B. Wallace Company (1847) Age 7


Departure: 18 June 1847 Arrival: 25, 26, 29 September 1847

Company Information: 223 individuals were in the company when it began its journey from the outfitting post on the Elkhorn River about 27 miles west of Winter Quarters, Nebraska.

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Birth: May 4, 1840 Nauvoo Hancock County Illinois, USA

Death: Aug. 15, 1915 Portland Multnomah County Oregon, USA

Daughter of Urban Van Stewart and Lydia Ann Jacobs

Married Robert McDonald, 18 Apr 1855, Placerville, El Dorado, California

Children - Frank McDonald, Hester Lavina McDonald, Eveline McDonald, Carrie McDonald, William McDonald, Lydia Ann McDonald, George William McDonald, John Urban McDonald, Arthur E. McDonald

OBITUARY, August 21, 1915: Mrs. Robert McDonald passes away at Portland, Oregon Miss Abbie Allen received a letter Wednesday from Mrs. L. Allen at Portland, Oregon, stating that Mrs. Edna A McDonald, widow of the late Robert McDonald, passed away at the home of her son, J N McDonald, in that city Sunday. Deceased had complained of failing health in her letters to relatives here but they were not prepared for her death at this time.

Deceased was 74 years old She crossed the plains with her parents in 1850 and was a resident of this valley for over forty years. Her husband, who was a farmer in the Patterson Pass section of this valley for many years, died two years ago and since that time she has been making her home with her children in Portland, Oregon.

She leaves six children: Mrs. H. L. Abbott, Hester Beck, of Los Angeles, Wm McDonald of New York, J. N. McDonald and Mrs. L. Allen of Portland, Frank McDonald of Los Angeles and Arthur McDonald of Stockton, She leaves also a half sister, Miss Abbie Allen, and three half-brothers: Sylvanus, A. L. and E. L. Allen, all of this valley."

Edna Ann Stewart McDonald was a loving, outgoing personality is reflected in the kindly things she did.

Children - Frank McDonald, Hester Lavina McDonald, Eveline McDonald, Carrie McDonald, William McDonald, Lydia Ann McDonald, George William McDonald, John Urban McDonald, Arthur E. McDonald

UTAH PIONEER: 1847 arrived in Salt Lake Valley in Sept 25th with Captain A 0 Smoot's company, George B Wallace captain Of 50 and Joseph Mount captain of 10.

UTAH PIONEER JUBILEE 1847 - 1897: Edna Stewart McDonald pioneer honored on being a survivor of the first group arriving.

Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel


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Parents:
  • Urban Van Stewart (1817 - 1898)
  • Lydia Gage Jacobs Allen (1823 - 1895)
Spouse:
  • Robert McDonald (1837 - 1913)

Burial: Rose City Cemetery Portland Multnomah County Oregon, USA

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Edna Ann Stewart's Timeline

1840
May 4, 1840
Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
1857
October 12, 1857
Age 17
1871
August 23, 1871
Age 31
Livermore, Alameda County, California, United States
1876
June 14, 1876
Age 36
1915
August 15, 1915
Age 75
Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States
August 17, 1915
Age 75
Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States