I' in search of my GGF William Driver McDonald/McDanal/McDaniel. All I known about him other then his sons names are suspect. Sons name and my GF is Thomas Lanier McDonald Both middle names are suspected. They lived in the Clark Settlement committee bordering Beauregard and Calcasieu parish In southwest Louisiana.
William Driver McDonald
Born Abt 1826
Place: Poss. Polk County Texas Have also seen 1920 census report saying his birth place listed as Scotland
Death Abt 1909
Married Rebecca Goodson 1825 to 1861
Child: Thomas Lanier McDonald
Thomas Lanier McDonald
1: Melissa Moore around 1873
2: Glennie Clark around 1915. Her name on official census records Goes like this
Auglemre on 1910.My parents(Living)say this is her real name
Glennie on 1920. I think this maybe a nickname.
Angelina on 1930. Well if my name was Auglemre
The children of Thomas Lanier and Glennie McDonald are as follows.
1) Lewis McDonald deceased buried in Hyatt Cemetery
2) Grover McDonald deceased buried in Hyatt Cemetery
3) Katie deceased buried in Vidor Texas Was married to Elmo Root in Evadale Tx.
4)Jewel died young never married buried in Hyatt Cemetery
5) Jim McDonald deceased buried in Hyatt Cemetery
6) J D McDonald (name not initials) Vinton Starks La. area.