unknown McDonald, 1928

Name
unknown McDonald
Given names
unknown
Surname
McDonald
Birth June 1928 38 22
Address: Private Hospital
Source: Email message
Citation details:

Pickford, Vera. Email message to Marion Purnell 23 Jun 2019

Text:

George McDonald and Vida Tranter married in 1934. They had 2 children - Vera Doreen McDonald (ME) born 19.9.1934 and an earlier child - a boy who was born in June 1928 at a Private Hospital in Orange where pregnant single girls from the Bigga/Crookwell area went to have their babies - they were employed as tray maids at a local private hospital in Orange whilst they awaited the birth and the babies were taken from them and given to young childless Catholic couples - this whole scheme was organised by a Catholic Welfare Association in Orange who was run by a local chemist whose wife and 2 sisters ran Dudley Private Hospital and organised the handing over of the children to young childless Catholic couples who then went down to the Court House and registered the child as having been born to them.

Death of a maternal grandmotherJane Hearn
1941 (aged 12 years)
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TRANTER JANE Registration number 19373/1941 Father's Given Name(s) CHARLES Mother's Given Name(s) LUCY District ORANGE

Death of a fatherGeorge Gladstone McDonald
April 1, 1956 (aged 27 years)
Note: 14594/1956 MCDONALD GEORGE GLADSTONE GEORGE CLARA ORANGE
Death of a maternal grandfatherJoseph Tranter
May 28, 1963 (aged 34 years)
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TRANTER Joseph Death notice 28 MAY 1963 Death age 93 at Orange Sydney Morning Herald 29 MAY 1963

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TRANTER JOSEPH Registration number 9849/1963 Father's Given Name(s) HARRY Mother's Given Name(s) EMILY District ORANGE

Death of a motherVida Amelia Tranter
1973 (aged 44 years)
Text:

MCDONALD VIDA AMELIA Registration number 54107/1973 Father's Given Name(s) JOSEPH Mother's Given Name(s) JANE District RYDE

Death

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Family with parents
father
18891956
Birth: November 29, 1889 41Crookwell, Central Tablelands, New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 1, 1956Orange, Central Tablelands, New South Wales, Australia
mother
19061973
Birth: 1906 34 33Tuena, Central Tablelands, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1973Ryde, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
himself
1928
Birth: June 1928 38 22Orange, Central Tablelands, New South Wales, Australia
Death:
sister
Private
BirthEmail message
Citation details:

Pickford, Vera. Email message to Marion Purnell 23 Jun 2019

Text:

George McDonald and Vida Tranter married in 1934. They had 2 children - Vera Doreen McDonald (ME) born 19.9.1934 and an earlier child - a boy who was born in June 1928 at a Private Hospital in Orange where pregnant single girls from the Bigga/Crookwell area went to have their babies - they were employed as tray maids at a local private hospital in Orange whilst they awaited the birth and the babies were taken from them and given to young childless Catholic couples - this whole scheme was organised by a Catholic Welfare Association in Orange who was run by a local chemist whose wife and 2 sisters ran Dudley Private Hospital and organised the handing over of the children to young childless Catholic couples who then went down to the Court House and registered the child as having been born to them.

DeathPurnell, Marion (editor)
Text:

It is unknown whether this individual is deceased. He has been marked as deceased in order to override privacy restrictions inherent in the software.

SourcePickford, Vera. Email to Marion Purnell Feb 13 2008
Shared note

This child must have been given up to be raised by others. No official adoption ever took place and there is no other trace of this person. The parents were unmarried at the time of the child's birth.