McDougall, James

Birth Name McDougall, James
Gender male
Age at Death 62 years, 2 months, 22 days


There were two men named James McDougall who could be the son of Peter and Catherine. This James said his father was born on PEI, and his mother in Ireland. The other James McDougall, born around the same time, said his father was born in Scotland and his mother in Ireland. The second James was married to Eliza Ann, probably Eliza Ann Hudson.

Name James Mcdougal
Christening Date 29 Jul 1833
Christening Place St. Martin in the Woods, Shediac Cape, Westmorland, New Brunswick
Birth Date 10 Oct 1832
Birthplace New Brunswick
Father's Name Peter Mcdougal
Mother's Name Catharine
Citing this Record "Canada Births and Baptisms, 1661-1959," database, FamilySearch ( : 10 February 2018), James Mcdougal, 10 Oct 1832; citing New Brunswick, 10 Oct 1832, reference item 9; FHL microfilm 928,969.

Name James McDougall
Age 48y
Birth Year 1833
Birthplace New Brunswick
Marital Status Married
Occupation Farmer
Ethnicity Scottish
Religion Presb.
Head of Household Name James Mcdougall
Event Place Chipman, Queens, New Brunswick, Canada
District Number 28
Sub-District J
Family Number 75
Affiliate Film Number C-13181
James McDougall M 48y New Brunswick
Diadama McDougall F 43y New Brunswick
Ida McDougall F 22y New Brunswick
[Elizabeth] Newton McDougall F 18y New Brunswick
Alma McDougall F 15y New Brunswick
Susan McDougall F 12y New Brunswick
Gerald McDougall M 4y New Brunswick - mistake, Geraldine?
Citing this Record "Canada Census, 1881," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 11 March 2018), DEFAULT RECORD TITLE - CHANGE ME, Chipman, Queens, New Brunswick, Canada; citing p. 19; Library and Archives Canada film number C-13181, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 1,375,817.


James died in 1895, and was buried in New Brunswick. Diodama or Diodamy emigrated to the United States with Ida, Alma, Susan and Geraldine in 1896 or 1897. On the 1900 US census, Diodama was a widow, and said she had had 7 children, 6 living. Ida and Alma were dressmakers, Susan and Geraldine made corsets.





Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth October 10, 1832 New Brunswick, Canada    
Death 1895   date from gravestone  


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father McDougall, Peter 1about 1790before 1861
Mother Unknown, Catherine1795before 1871
    Sister     McDougall, Elizabeth January 15, 1825
    Brother     McDougall, David February 20, 1827 1885
    Brother     McDougall, Alexander January 10, 1829
         McDougall, James October 10, 1832 1895
    Brother     McDougall, John March 31, 1833 June 5, 1907
    Brother     McDougall, Thomas 1837


Family of McDougall, James and Briggs, Diodama Diodamy

Married Wife Briggs, Diodama Diodamy ( * 1838 + October 18, 1923 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage about 1855 New Brunswick, Canada    
Name Birth Date Death Date
McDougall, Ida EwalineSeptember 18, 1857
McDougall, Rebecca1860before 1871
McDougall, Anna M.1861
McDougall, Elizabeth Newton1863
McDougall, Alma1865
McDougall, Susan18681951
McDougall, Geraldine EstherApril 16, 1877May 30, 1969