Plaqued Houses and Buildings
247 Allan Street - the Malcolm McCarthur & Dorothy McDonald McCarthur House
The McCarthurs lived here from 1948 - 1950
Property Details:
Malcolm MacArthur was born in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan in 1915 to parents John & Bella. He eventually made his way across the country and settled in Prince Edward County where he met and married Dorothy McDonald in 1938. In 1948 they relocated to Oakville, purchasing a home at 247 Allan St. They were only there for two years, however, selling to Harold Hodgins in 1950. It is not known where they settled after selling their Oakville home. Malcolm passed away at the early age of 47 and is buried in the Wellington Cemetery in Prince Edward County.
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247 Allan Street circa 1989247 Allan Street circa 1989