Donald McDonald MacKay
| || Date: Circa 1844–1845|
Place: Isle of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Arrival in WA
|Arrived WA 22 February 1869|
|Son of Samuel and Janet McKinnon |
Marriage and Family
|Married 21 February 1893, Scots Church, Fremantle to (Emily) Charlotte Vincent (born circa 1870 and died 1 June 1954), daughter of Francis Henry and Helen Louisa O’Grady|
Children: two sons and two daughters
|Date: 30 January 1904|
Place: Fremantle, Western Australia
Cemetery: Fremantle Cemetery, Western Australia
|Farmer and pearler|
|Pastoralist in Roebourne–Cossack area at Maitland River|
Moved in 1875 to Yule River, Mundabullangana Station also pearling
|27 July 1896|
|No inaugural speech given|
|Search for speeches by Donald MacKay|
- MLC North Province 27 July 1896–21 May 1902
|1855 arrived South Australia with parents|
Sold property after drought and came to Fremantle 1892–1893
Owned land along Stirling Highway and 70–80 houses in Fremantle
Chief Fremantle Caledonian Society
|Black, David. Biographical register of members of the Parliament of Western Australia: volume one 1870-1930.|
Erikson, Rica. The bicentennial dictionary of Western Australians, pre-1829-1888, Volume III.
Metropolitan Cemeteries Board website. Accessed 11 February 2015. http://www2.mcb.wa.gov.au/NameSearch/details.php?id=FB00018860
Morning Herald, 1 February 1904.
Twentieth century impressions of Western Australia, p. 25.
Withnell Taylor, Nancy F. Geera-Muk-a-Doo: a saga of the North-West, p. 163.