|HISTORY OF THE CORNWALL CHEESE AND BUTTER BOARD|
|ALLAN J. McDONALD|
| Allan J. McDonald and Sons|
LLAN J. McDONALD was born October 6, 1852. He is the son of the late John R. McDonald.
His wife was Isabella McDonald, by whom he has two sons. He is a Scotch- Canadian, a Catholic and a Unionist. His farm is located Lots 7 and 8, Third Concession, Indian Lands, Charlottenburg Township, Glengarry. It consists of 160 acres, and is stocked with 30 cattle, 9 horses, 5 swine and 60 fowl. The yearly yield is 500 bushels grain, 100 tons hay, 50 tons corn, 200 bushels potatoes and vegetables for domestic purposes. There are also 50 fruit-bearing trees, as well as about 200 maple trees on the farm.
Mr. McDonald has had a life's experience in farming. He has been a patron of the Cheese Board since its organization, twenty-one years ago. He delivers daily 500 pounds of milk to the Glen-Donald Factory.
Mr. McDonald's property was purchased seventy years ago by his father, John R. McDonald, railway contractor.
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