Walter W Cunningham

1880–1882 (Age 2)
Kingston upon Hull St Mary, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Walter W

When Walter W Cunningham was born in 1880, in Kingston upon Hull St Mary, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Robert Cunningham, was 34 and his mother, Mildred Emma Maynard, was 29. He lived in Drypool St Andrew, Yorkshire East Riding, England, United Kingdom in 1881. He died in 1882, in Sculcoates, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 2.

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Family Time Line

Robert Cunningham
1846–1886
Mildred Emma Maynard
1851–1895
Frances Cunningham
1871–
Thomas Cunningham
1873–
Charlotte E. Cunningham
1875–1940
Walter W Cunningham
1880–1882
Emma Cunningham
1884–

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World Events (1)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 0

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: habitational name from a district in Ayrshire, first recorded in 1153 in the form Cunegan, a Celtic name of uncertain origin. The spellings in -ham, first recorded in 1180 , and in -ynghame, first recorded in 1227 , represent a gradual assimilation to the English placename element -ingham.2 Irish: surname adopted from Scottish by bearers of Gaelic Ó Cuinneagáin ‘descendant of Cuinneagán’, a personal name from a double diminutive of the Old Irish personal name Conn meaning ‘leader’, ‘chief’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Walter W Cunningham in household of Robert Cunningham, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Walter W Cunningham in household of Robert Cunningham, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Walter William Cunningham, "England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007"

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