Archibald Leland Cunningham

19 February 1885–10 June 1952 (Age 67)
Pomona, Los Angeles, California, United States

The Life of Archibald Leland

When Archibald Leland Cunningham was born on 19 February 1885, in Pomona, Los Angeles, California, United States, his father, John Daniel Cunningham, was 30 and his mother, Lucy Johnson, was 24. He married Margaret Fay Langworthy on 27 December 1910, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Chino Judicial Township, San Bernardino, California, United States in 1900. He died on 10 June 1952, in Stanislaus, Tuolumne, California, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Denair Cemetery, Del Rio, Stanislaus, California, United States.

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Archibald Leland Cunningham
Margaret Fay Langworthy
Marriage: 27 December 1910
Wallace Douglas Cunningham

Spouse and Children

27 December 1910
Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States


    Wallace Douglas Cunningham


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World Events (8)


Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 6

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 18

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

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)

  • Archie Cunningham, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Archie Cunningham, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Archie L Cunningham, "United States Census, 1920"

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