McDougall, Archibald

Birth Name McDougall, Archibald
Gender male
Age at Death 74 years, 9 months, 7 days


Daniel F. Johnson : Volume 29 Number 1418
Date November 17 1870
Newspaper Saint Croix Courier
m. Calais (Maine) 10th Nov., by Rev. Wm Carruthers, Archie McDUGALL of P.E.I. / Miss Kate CATHRINE, Calais.

Archibald graduated from Dalhousie University, and was a Presbyterian "consistent and true" from 1883 to 1889. In 1891, he was accepted as a minister in the Unitarian Church.

Daniel F. Johnson : Volume 70 Number 1439
Date December 4 1888
County Saint John
Place Saint John
Newspaper The Daily Telegraph
There are no less than five ministers occupying St. John pulpits who claim P.E.I. as their birth place says 'Island Farmer'. Rev. Archibald McDOUGALL of Hamilton and Rev. Leander G. McNEILL s/o Alex. McNEILL of Cavendish fill Presbyterian pulpits. Rev. John A. GORDON of Kings Co., Rev. Mr. MELLICK of East Point and Rev. J.A. FORD occupy the pulpits of Baptist churches.

In 1881, Archibald and Kate were in Nova Scotia with Mary A. (4, born PEI), Archie (3, born New Brunswick) and Ch?, a son, age 5/12, born Nova Scotia.

In the 1891 census, in Saint John, NB
Archibald, b. PEI, Unitarian Minister
wife Kate, b. US
Mary, 14, b. PEI
Archie, age 13, born NB
Charles born NS, age 10
Ethel J, 6
Gordon Scott, 4

He was also at a Universalist Church in Putnam, Conn. before 1898, when he reapplied to be a Presbyterian minister in Brooklyn, according to an article in the Brooklyn Daily Eagle.

1900: in New Haven, Connecticut
In the US 1910 census, the family was living in New Haven Connecticut with Ethel and Gordon at home. On this form, Catherine said she had had 5 children, of whom 4 were living. One son had been killed in the Spanish American war. The family had emigrated in 1896.

Archibald, Gordon and Ethel were at home in 1920 in Glen Rock, Bergen, New Jersey. In 1930, Gordon was a lawyer and the head of household with his widowed mother and sister Ethel.

Name John Arthur Mcdougall
Birth Date 10 Dec 1888
Birthplace New Brunswick, Canada
Father's Name Revd A. Mcdougall
Mother's Name Brite Mccathein
Citing this Record "Canada Births and Baptisms, 1661-1959," database, FamilySearch ( : 9 March 2018), John Arthur Mcdougall, 10 Dec 1888; citing New Brunswick, Canada, 10 Dec 1888, reference 2; FHL microfilm 2,024,626.

Birth: 1849
Death: Nov. 22, 1923
Passaic County
New Jersey, USA
Burial: Valleau Cemetery
Bergen County
New Jersey, USA

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Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth February 15, 1849 Lot 18, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada    
Death November 22, 1923 New Jersey, United States find a grave  
Residence 1891 Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada Unitarian Minister  


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father McDougall, DuncanMarch 1798July 19, 1866
Mother Stewart, BarbaraFebruary 3, 1803March 15, 1874
    Brother     McDougall, John May 13, 1820 May 12, 1896
    Sister     McDougall, Marion Marianne April 3, 1822 January 6, 1910
    Sister     McDougall, Nancy July 10, 1824 before 1920
    Brother     McDougall, Dougald April 26, 1826 July 28, 1903
    Brother     McDougall, Peter Warren April 7, 1827 May 30, 1914
    Sister     McDougall, Margaret about 1829 November 18, 1874
    Sister     McDougall, Mary August 24, 1832 July 1858
    Sister     McDougall, Elizabeth C. April 20, 1833 January 24, 1910
    Sibling     McDougall, Copeland Catherine June 8, 1834 before 1920
    Sister     McDougall, Barbara June 26, 1836 before 1877
    Sister     McDougall, Jane Ann June 3, 1838 before 1920
    Brother     McDougall, Alexander July 1837 before 1920
    Sister     McDougall, Sarah Stuart August 22, 1841 March 10, 1909
    Sister     McDougall, Tamar September 27, 1843 March 16, 1929
    Sister     McDougall, Ellen M. October 28, 1846 December 2, 1920
         McDougall, Archibald February 15, 1849 November 22, 1923


Family of McDougall, Archibald and McEachern, Catherine Fletcher

Married Wife McEachern, Catherine Fletcher ( * about 1850 + before 1940 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage November 10, 1870 Calais, Maine Catherine McCatherine  
Name Birth Date Death Date
McDougall, Lillian MarieJune 1877
McDougall, Archibald De VereJune 17, 1878before 1939
McDougall, Charles Fred.about 1881August 18, 1898
McDougall, Gordon DewerJanuary 25, 1888February 19, 1965
McDougall, Ethel J.February 18921963