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Margaret Mary "Mada" Cumming

Female 1889 - 1978  (89 years)


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  • Name Margaret Mary "Mada" Cumming 
    Born 23 May 1889  Portree, Isle of Skye, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Info 1 https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/103660460/person/120026652452/facts & https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Cumming-353 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 10 Sep 1978  Windsor, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I103493  Ancestorium
    Last Modified 1 Apr 2021 

    Father John Cumming,   b. 20 Sep 1840, Tote, Snizort (OPR. Snizort), Isle of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jun 1907, Portree, Isle of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland (BMD. Portree) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Mary MacIntyre,   b. Abt 1849, Glenelg (No birth record in OPR) Isle of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1922, Portree, Isle of Skye, buried Stronuirinish Cemetery, Portree (Cemetery Record of Burials) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Married 10 Dec 1872  Sconser, after Banns, Church of Scotland (BMD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F53947  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John Vincent Walker,   b. 5 Apr 1894, Brownedge House, Walton-Le-Dale, Nr Preston, Lancaster, England. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1971, London, Ontario, Canada; buried in St. Peter’s Cemetery, London, Ontario. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 19 Feb 1921  Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Muriel Mary Walker,   b. 13 Nov 1921, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 2005, 243 Carpenter Road, Fostoria, Michigan 48435 USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     2. Charles Stuart Walker,   b. 13 Apr 1924, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1990, London, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
    Family ID F43651  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Margaret Mary “Mada” Cumming Walker
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/220575174/margaret-mary-walker
      BIRTH 23 May 1889 Portree, Highland, Scotland
      DEATH 10 Sep 1978 (aged 89) Windsor, Essex County, Ontario, Canada
      BURIAL Burial Details Unknown
      MEMORIAL ID 220575174 ·

      Family Members
      Parents
      John Cumming 1849–1907
      Mary MacIntyre Cumming 1849–1922

      Spouse
      John Vincent Walker 1894–1971 (m. 1921)

      Siblings
      Catharine Cumming 1873–1953
      Mary Madeline Cumming MacKenzie 1874–1974
      Roderick MacLeod Cumming 1876–1959
      Williamina Cumming McRobbie 1880–1962
      Malcolm McIntyre Cumming 1884–1969
      Donald Cumming 1886–1916
      Isabella Cumming McKenzie 1889–1960

      Children
      Muriel Mary Walker Neville 1921–2005
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      Neville Family Tree -Kathy Neville
      https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/103660460/person/120026652452/facts
      &
      https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Cumming-353
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      From Kathryn Neville Sep 12, 2016
      The full birth date on the Certified Birth Certificate I have shows John Vincent’s full birth date as "Fifth April 1894.”
      JVW’s date of death is 14 Sept 1971, London, Ontario, Canada; buried in St. Peter’s Cemetery, London, Ontario.
      His wife was Margaret Cumming, born 23 May 1889 in Portree, Isle of Skye, Scotland; died 10 Sept 1978, Windsor, Ontario, Canada.
      They married 19 Feb 1921 In Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada (and celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in 1971).
      They had two children: (my mother) Muriel Mary, born 13 Nov 1921 Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada; died 30 July 2005, Fostoria, Michigan, and Charles Stuart born 13 Apr 1924, Halifax, Nova Scotia; died 9 Sep 1990, London, Ontario, Canada.
      My grandmother was a nurse in during WWI and met JVW while he was recovering in hospital after being wounded in France.
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      From Kathryn Neville Sept 14, 2016
      Margaret (aka “Mada”) Cumming was either the 11th or 12th (she was a twin—never asked her who was older) child of 13 children born to:
      John Cumming, b. 20 Sep 1840, Tote, Snizort (OPR. Snizort); died 24 June 1907, Portree, Isle of Skye Scotland (BMD. Portree), buried Stronuirinish Cemetery, Portree (Cemetery Record of Burials)
      Married: 10 Dec 1872, Sconser, after Banns, Church of Scotland (BMD. Portree) to
      Mary MacIntyre, b. abt. 1849 Glenelg (No birth record in OPR; age 2 at time of 1851 Census: address Kirkton, Glenelg, parents Malcolm MacIntyre and wife Catherine); died March 1922, Portree, buried Stronuirinish Cemetery, Portree (Cemetery Record of Burials).