Know that Ellen McDONELL married Nelson Eugene OSMUN after 1878 and before 17 Jul 1885 but haven't been able to find a marriage license. They were living in or around Ottawa when their son Rinald Wm. was bpt. According to 1891 census of Ottawa she was 33 and born in Canada. We think it was possible that she was a cousin of Nelson's third wife
Mary Catharine d/o Donald and Catharine (McMILLAN) McPHEE married 4 Nov 1896 in Alexandria, we would like to know what happened to Ellen.
Mary Catharine, according to marriage license was born in Kenyon, according to her dau. on 7 Aug 1877. Family all thought she was born in Scotland because of her accent.
She raised the three children of that second marriage.