McDougall, James Nelson

Birth Name McDougall, James Nelson
Gender male
Age at Death less than 89 years


Nelson was a painter in the ICR shops. Was he the James from the 1871 census, or was another son James Nelson born a few years later?

In 1907, there was a fire in the large boarding house owned by Nelson MacDougall in Moncton, near the ICR Shops.

Nelson was living in Nassau, New York in 1948 when he filled out a birth record for his son Willis.

Name: Nelson Mcdougall
Age: 43
Birth Year: abt 1878
Birth Place: New Brunswick
Spouse's Name: Isabella Mcdougall
Father Birth Place: New Brunswick
Mother Birth Place: New Brunswick
Racial or Tribal Origin: Irish
Province or Territory: New Brunswick
District: Westmorland
City, Town or Village: Moncton
Street or Township: 292 High St
Municipality: Moncton
Occupation: Painter
Nelson Mcdougall 43
Isabella Mcdougall 42
Mable Mcdougall 23
Source Citation: Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 38; Census Place: Moncton (City), Westmorland, New Brunswick; Page Number: 4.
Source Information: 1921 Census of Canada [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc, 2013.
Original data: Library and Archives Canada. Sixth Census of Canada, 1921. Ottawa, Ontario, Canada: Library and Archives Canada, 2013. Series RG31. Statistics Canada Fonds. Images are reproduced with the permission of Library and Archives Canada.


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 1875 New Brunswick, Canada age 6 in 1881 census; March 1873 on 1911 census  
Death before 1964   not mentioned in his son's obit  


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father McDougall, Peter WarrenApril 7, 1827May 30, 1914
Mother Ellis Warwell Lerwell, HarrietMay 14, 1835September 3, 1922
    Brother     McDougall, Allen Fraser Allan October 7, 1855 June 1, 1938
    Brother     McDougall, Bruce Cornelius February 3, 1857 November 16, 1910
    Brother     McDougall, William Douglas August 6, 1858 before 1921
    Sister     McDougall, Mabel Hannah August 1861 October 22, 1947
    Sister     McDougall, Mary Jane Jennie about 1862 before 1941
    Brother     McDougall, John Andrew 1863 October 22, 1941
    Sister     McDougall, Ellen Nellie February 2, 1864 August 28, 1931
    Sister     McDougall, Elizabeth Marion 1867 1945
    Brother     McDougall, Alexander D Mack November 9, 1869 1940
    Brother     McDougall, James H March 1871 before 1881
    Brother     McDougall, Willis March 9, 1872 December 28, 1947
         McDougall, James Nelson 1875 before 1964
    Brother     McDougall, Bismark January 1, 1878 October 2, 1926


Family of McDougall, James Nelson and Bulmer, Isabella Marie

Married Wife Bulmer, Isabella Marie ( * 1876 + 1968 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage December 11, 1895 New Brunswick, Canada NB vital stats  
Name Birth Date Death Date
McDougall, Mabel CathleenOctober 19, 1896May 1981
McDougall, Willis Washington1897April 13, 1964