Memorable Manitobans: Donald Cromwell McDonald (1879-1917)
Grain dealer, MLA (1914-1915).
Born in Bruce County, Ontario on 17 November 1879, son of Roger McDonald and Mary Cameron, he was educated at Port Elgin and Owen Sound. On 1 July 1908, he married Nellie McDonald (?-?) of Russell. He was elected to the Manitoba Legislature as member for Russell in 1914, the same year as he served as Mayor of Russell. He died at Winnipeg on 3 October 1917.
The Canadian Parliamentary Guide, 1915.
Death registration, Manitoba Vital Statistics.
Pioneers and Early Citizens of Manitoba, Winnipeg: Manitoba Library Association, 1971.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 16 June 2018
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