When Margaret Elizabeth Secord was born on 25 June 1851, in Hamilton, Hamilton-Wentworth, Ontario, Canada, her father, Abraham W Secord, was 26 and her mother, Elizabeth Poole, was 19. She married Cyrus Kinney on 1 July 1875, in Woodstock, Oxford, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Woodstock, Oxford, Ontario, Canada in 1871 and Essex, Ontario, Canada in 1911. She died on 12 July 1924, in Saginaw, Saginaw, Michigan, United States, at the age of 73.
Altered form of French Sicard , reflecting the characteristic Canadian and American French rounding of the -ard ending. Compare Secor and Sicord .
History: The Secords are descendants of Ambroise Sicard, a Huguenot refugee from France (see Sicard ).