September 25, 1902
--Born to Mr. and Mrs. M. J. McDonald, on the 15th, a girl.
Editor's Note: This child is known to have been Mary Clare McDonald (1902-1994), although family records suggest a birth date of September 17, 1902. She later married Thomas Moriarty and lived in Long Beach, NY. After he died in 1981, she went to live with her son Thomas "Kevin" Moriarty in Libertyville, IL, where she died on June 18, 1994. Known in adulthood as "Auntie May", she was the daughter of Michael J. and Anna Maria ("Annie") (Sweeney) McDonald, and the granddaughter of Owen and Margaret (Jordan) Sweeney as well as Peter and Catherine (Waters) McDonald.
Bob Sweeney, PhD
Sullivan County Historian