When Cecelia A Compson was born on 1 May 1853, in Tyre, Seneca, New York, United States, her father, Edward Sanford Compson, was 35 and her mother, Amanda Louisa Douglass, was 22. She had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with John Ditton MacVicar. She lived in Clyde, Wayne, New York, United States in 1880 and Rochester, Monroe, New York, United States in 1900. She died in May 1905, in Wayne, New York, United States, at the age of 52, and was buried in Maple Grove Cemetery, Clyde, Wayne, New York, United States.
English (Staffordshire and Warwickshire): patronymic meaning ‘son of the stranger or newcomer’ (Middle English come from Old English cuma ‘guest, stranger’, + -son). The -p- is intrusive. See Coombe .