Daniel Cummings

12 May 1790–15 November 1879 (Age 89)
Bovina, Delaware, New York, United States

The Life of Daniel

When Daniel Cummings was born on 12 May 1790, in Bovina, Delaware, New York, United States, his father, Alexander Cumming, was 25 and his mother, Helen Grant, was 23. He married Hannah Doolittle on 17 August 1820, in South Kortright, Stamford, Delaware, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Clarendon, Calhoun, Michigan, United States for about 20 years. He died on 15 November 1879, in Quincy, Branch, Michigan, United States, at the age of 89.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Cummings
1790–1879
Hannah Doolittle
1790–1850
Marriage: 17 August 1820
Elizabeth Ann Cummings
1820–1852
Alexander Cummings
1822–1899
Henrietta Cummings
1824–1908
Helen Grant Cummings
1826–1860
Mary Isabel Cummings
1828–1904
William Daniel Cummings
1831–1831
Nancy S Cummings
1831–1859
Hezekiah Cummings
1835–1920

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 August 1820
South Kortright, Stamford, Delaware, New York, United States
children

(8)

    Elizabeth Ann Cummings

    Female1820–1852Female

    Alexander Cummings

    Male1822–1899Male

    Henrietta Cummings

    Female1824–1908Female

    Helen Grant Cummings

    Female1826–1860Female

    Mary Isabel Cummings

    Female1828–1904Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Alexander Cumming

    Male1765–1800Male

    Female1767–1854Female

siblings

(7)

    Elizabeth Cummings

    Female1789–Female

    Margery Cumming

    Female1789–Female

    Charles Lennox Cumming-Bruce

    Male1790–1875Male

    Male1790–1879Male

    Male1797–1867Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1791

Age 1

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

Age 7

Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 29

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Cumming , with the addition of English patronymic -s.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Daniel Cummings, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Daniel Cummings (age 80), "United States Census" Married to Harriet
  • D. Cummins in entry for Alex Cummins and Anna M. Termant, "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925"

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