Mary Margaret Irving

Female2 October 1868–

Brief Life History of Mary Margaret

When Mary Margaret Irving was born on 2 October 1868, in Kemptown, Colchester, Nova Scotia, Canada, her father, Christopher Alexander Irving, was 26 and her mother, Catherine Fraser, was 20. She married Foster C. Hoar on 4 July 1891, in Kemptown, Colchester, Nova Scotia, Canada. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She lived in Colchester, Nova Scotia, Canada in 1901 and Nova Scotia, Canada in 1911.

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Foster C. Hoar
Mary Margaret Irving
Marriage: 4 July 1891
Frederick Hoar
Harold F. Hoar
Walter Carl Hoar

Sources (16)

  • Mary M Hoar, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Mary Margaret Irving - Government record: Census record: birth: 2 October 1868; Kemptown, Colchester, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Mary M. Irving, "Canada Marriages, 1661-1949"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 July 1891Kemptown, Colchester, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Children (3)

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    Siblings (9)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 1



    Age 3

    British Columbia joins the confederation.

    1909 · First Canadian Flight

    Age 41

    The Silver Dart was the first recorded flight in Canada. It took off from Baddeck, Nova Scotia, on February 23, 1909, and was piloted by John Alexander Douglas McCurdy.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish: variant of Irvine .

    History: The writer Washington Irving (1783–1859), who wrote the stories ‘Rip Van Winkle’ and ‘The Legend of Sleepy Hollow’, was born in NY. His father was Deacon William Irving (from a family also recorded as Irvine), who came to NY in 1763 from Orkney, Scotland, a former British packet officer, a patriot during the Revolution, and a successful merchant.

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

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