Biography of B. Frank McDonald
Orleans County, NY Biographies





McDonald, B. Frank, born in West Kendall in 1855, is a son of Milo McDonald, who was a carriage blacksmith, and was in business at Kendall for many years. He was a member of Kendall M. E. Church, and was a stautch Republican. In 1861 he enlisted in the 8th N. Y. Heavy Artillery, was appointed corporal, and was afterward promoted sergeant He was killed in the battle of Cold Harbor in 1864. He married Minerva A., daughter of Ezra Spicer of Kendall, and they had one child, our subject. Mrs. McDonald, in 1869, married Abner Ray of Holley. B. Frank McDonald was educated in the public schools of Holley, and at a Commercial College in New Haven, Conn. In 1879 he engaged in the manufacture of cabinet and fine wood work at Holley. Mr. McDonald is a strong Republican, and a member of the Baptist Church and Royal Templars. He married in 1880 Etta. eldest daughter of Francis D. Cogswell of Holley, and they have four children, Ray, Walter, Earle and Carrie.

From:
Landmarks of Orleans County, New York
Edited by: Hon. Isaac C. Signor
Assisted by: H. P. Smith and others
D. Mason & Co., Publishers
Syracuse, N. Y. 1894


Privacy Policy for OnlineBiographies

NAVIGATION

Orleans County, NY
Biographies

Names A to B
Names C to F
Names G to H
Names H to M
Names N to R
Names S
Names T to Z

Online
Biographies

New York
Histories

New York
Biographies

Maine
Histories

Pennsylvania
Histories

Pennsylvania
Biographies

For all your genealogy needs visit Linkpendium