Ada Elizabeth Lumsden

30 April 1862–17 October 1937 (Age 75)
England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Ada Elizabeth

Ada Elizabeth Lumsden was born on 30 April 1862, in England, United Kingdom as the daughter of George Allen Malcolm and Maria Lumsden. She married Jacob Allen Malcolm on 1 January 1880, in Brantford, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She died on 17 October 1937, in Brantford, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Allen Malcolm
1854–1893
Ada Elizabeth Lumsden
1862–1937
Marriage: 1 January 1880
George Allen Malcolm
1882–
Clara Persis Malcolm
1884–1956
Bertha Beatrice Malcolm
1886–1972
Persis Eliza Malcolm
1889–1982

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 January 1880Brantford, Ontario, Canada
  • Children

    (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (2)

    World Events (8)

    1869
    Age 7
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    1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children
    Age 18
    School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
    1883 · Mining Boom
    Age 21
    In 1883, there was a mining boom in Northern Ontario when mineral deposits were found near Sudbury. Thomas Flanagan was the blacksmith for the Canadian Pacific Railway that noticed the deposits in the river.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish: habitational name from a place in the parish ofColdingham, Berwickshire. The first element of the placename is ofuncertain origin, apparently the genitive case of a personal name; thesecond is probably Old English denu ‘valley’.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Sources (13)

    • Ada Elizabeth Lumsden in entry for George Allen Malcolm, "Canada, Ontario Births, 1869-1912"
    • Ada Yokom, "Canada Census, 1901"
    • Aida Lumsden in entry for John Mcmillan and Persis Eliza Malcom, "Canada, Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

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