M, #3462, b. 26 May 1867, d. 15 November 1889
Alexander Donaldson|b. 26 May 1867\nd. 15 Nov 1889|p3462.htm|James Donaldson||p1578.htm|Helen Wood||p3050.htm|||||||||||||
Alexander Donaldson was born on 26 May 1867 at Parish of Seafield, Banffshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of James Donaldson and Helen Wood. Alexander Donaldson was a fisherman. Alexander died on 15 November 1889 at sea, about 45 miles off Scarborough, North Yorkshire, England, at age 22.2,3
- [S2772] LDS Church, International Genealogical Index, "Alexander Donaldson, male. Birth: 26 MAY 1867 Seafield, Banff, Scotland. Father: James Donaldson. Mother: Helen Wood."
- [S3182] Alexander Donaldson, Register of Deaths in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "Alexander Donaldson, Fisherman (Single), died 1889, November Fifteenth 7h 30m P.M. In the sea about 45 miles off Scarborough (Domicil Portknockie, Seafield, Rathven), Male, 22 years. Father: James Donaldson Fisherman, Mother: Helen Donaldson M.S. Wood. Cause of death: Drowning by over balancing himself & falling over board from Boat Mary Jane No.917 Banff (Body not found). Informant: John Donaldson, Cousin & Skipper (Present). Registered: 1889, November 23 at Manse of Seafield, James McIntyre, Registrar."
- [S773] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.