This is a guest post by Karen BEVINS WINSLOW (a fictitious character in Back to the Homeplace). Karen is the oldest daughter of Frank and Mildred (MCDONALD) BEVINS, one of their four children. These four siblings and their families are the major characters of the novel: Back to the Homeplace. [This blogging exercise is a part of the research for the upcoming novel, "The Homeplace Revisited" by William Leverne Smith]
The William and Charlotte (CRANE) MCDONALD Family
William was the son of Daniel and Jane (TRUESDALE) MCDONALD
Charlotte CRANE was the daughter of Thomas and Grace (FOX) CRANE
William MCDONALD and Charlotte CRANE were married at the MCDONALD Homeplace farmhouse on 1 Jun 1887, near Oak Springs, MO.
William and Charlotte MCDONALD had the following children, perhaps others:
1. Joseph (Joe) Palmer MCDONALD was born 26 Jun 1888, near Oak Springs, MO.
Families are Forever! ;-)