Macdonald Family Papers

Primary maker
MacDonald Family
Production date
1897-1972
Description
Identity cards, ration books, employment and apprenticeship records, school records and family memorabilia

Object Detail


Name/title notes
The MacDonald family are a typical example of a local family who lived during the 20th Century. The family lived in Grangemouth, where Archibald MacDonald married Agnes Meek, who gave birth to Mary, John, Flora, Robert, Agnes, Catherine, Elizabeth and Ann MacDonald. John served in (and lived through) the First World War, Robert (also lived through) the Second World War and the girls had a range of different careers, including teaching (Agnes) and secretarial work (Ann). All the children except Mary and Flora married. Ann married Robert Moyes who was killed in a R.A.F flying accident, and had a son, Thomas Moyes.
Level of current record
Collection
Primary maker
Production date
1897-1972
Measurements
123 items
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Restriction
Open - no restriction on access
Accession number
A424

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