George A. McDonald

Died: 10 Feb 1890

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George A. McDonald

Died: 10 Feb 1890
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Grave site information of George A. McDonald (Died: 10 Feb 1890) at Saint George Roman Catholic Cemetery in Lot 55, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada from BillionGraves

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George A. McDonald

Died:

Saint George Roman Catholic Cemetery

1466 Primrose Road
Lot 55, Kings, Prince Edward Island
Canada

Epitaph

May his soul rest in peace
Transcriber

mdemeester

August 6, 2015
Photographer

Lynn Ellis

July 14, 2015

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Life timeline of George A. McDonald

1864
George A. McDonald was born in 1864
George A. McDonald was 13 years old when Thomas Edison announces his invention of the phonograph, a machine that can record and play sound. Thomas Alva Edison was an American inventor and businessman, who has been described as America's greatest inventor. He developed many devices that greatly influenced life around the world, including the phonograph, the motion picture camera, and the long-lasting, practical electric light bulb. Dubbed "The Wizard of Menlo Park", he was one of the first inventors to apply the principles of mass production and large-scale teamwork to the process of invention, and is often credited with the creation of the first industrial research laboratory.
George A. McDonald was 21 years old when Louis Pasteur successfully tests his vaccine against rabies on Joseph Meister, a boy who was bitten by a rabid dog. Louis Pasteur was a French biologist, microbiologist and chemist renowned for his discoveries of the principles of vaccination, microbial fermentation and pasteurization. He is remembered for his remarkable breakthroughs in the causes and prevention of diseases, and his discoveries have saved many lives ever since. He reduced mortality from puerperal fever, and created the first vaccines for rabies and anthrax. His medical discoveries provided direct support for the germ theory of disease and its application in clinical medicine. He is best known to the general public for his invention of the technique of treating milk and wine to stop bacterial contamination, a process now called pasteurization. He is regarded as one of the three main founders of bacteriology, together with Ferdinand Cohn and Robert Koch, and is popularly known as the "father of microbiology".
George A. McDonald died on 10 Feb 1890 at the age of 26
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