Isabella Cunningham

1782–11 July 1863 (Age 81)
County Donegal, Ireland

The Life of Isabella

When Isabella Cunningham was born in 1782, in County Donegal, Ireland, her father, John Cunningham, SR, was 33 and her mother, Isabel Cochran, was 27. She married Hugh McCullough on 9 June 1805, in Steubenville, Jefferson, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 8 daughters. She died on 11 July 1863, in Ohio, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Fernwood, Jefferson, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hugh McCullough
1772–1852
Isabella Cunningham
1782–1863
Marriage: 9 June 1805
Jane McCullough
1805–1833
Sarah McCullough
1805–1860
Mary McCullough
1807–1865
John McCullough
1807–1891
Alexander D McCullough
1809–1857
Isabella McCullough
1811–1884
Margaret McCullough
1813–1877
David B. McCullough
1814–1889
Catherine McCullough
1816–1882
Hugh McCullough
1817–1834
Eleanor or Ellen McCullough
1821–1903
Jane McCullough
1825–1860
Samuel McCullough
1835–1860

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
9 June 1805
Steubenville, Jefferson, Ohio, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1783 · A Free America

Age 1

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.
1798

Age 16

Battle of Antrim.
1804

Age 22

Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis, MO to explore the West.

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)

  • Isabel Mc Cullough in household of James Long, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Isabell Mc Cullough in household of Hugh Mccullough, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Isabella Cunningham, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1994"

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