Lucy Melvina McMachen

27 November 1900–8 August 1985 (Age 84)
Crosby, Rideau Lakes, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Lucy Melvina

When Lucy Melvina McMachen was born on 27 November 1900, in Crosby, Rideau Lakes, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada, her father, Philander James McMachen, was 30 and her mother, Edith Mae Day, was 25. She married William Adelbert Sly on 12 February 1918, in Lyndhurst, Leeds and the Thousand Islands, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Ontario, Canada in 1900 and Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada for about 10 years. She died on 8 August 1985, in Kingston, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 84, and was buried in Morton Cemetery, Morton, Rideau Lakes, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada.

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Family Time Line

William Adelbert Sly
1893–1992
Lucy Melvina McMachen
1900–1985
Marriage: 12 February 1918
Edith May Sly
1920–1920
Walter Cecil Sly
–1919
Annabelle Evelyn Sly
1921–2006
Cecile Sly
1923–1923
Howard Glenn Sly
1924–2004
Luella Maude Sly
1927–2017
Edward William Sly
1931–1931
Baby Sly
1933–1933

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 February 1918
Lyndhurst, Leeds and the Thousand Islands, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada
children

(8)

    Edith May Sly

    Female1920–1920Female

    Annabelle Evelyn Sly

    Female1921–2006Female

    Cecile Sly

    Male1923–1923Male

    Howard Glenn Sly

    Male1924–2004Male

    Luella Maude Sly

    Female1927–2017Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Philander James McMachen

    Male1870–1927Male

    Edith Mae Day

    Female1875–1905Female

siblings

(4)

    Ezra James McMachen

    Male1897–1897Male

    Ella Maude McMachen

    Female1898–Female

    Female1900–1985Female

    Clara Bell McMachen

    Female1903–1903Female

World Events (6)

1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

Age 6

Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.
1934 · Dionne Quintuplets Born

Age 34

Born on May 28, 1934, the Dionne quintuplets were the first set of quintuplets to survive infancy. The five girls were born two months prematuare and months later were taken from their parents by the Red Cross. In the 1940s they were returned to their family.
1943 · Conservative Party Wins Ontario Election

Age 43

George A. Drew was the leader of the Progressive Conservative Party. In 1943, they won the Ontario election.

Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of McEachin .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Lucy M Mcmachin in household of Philander Mcmachin, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Lucy Mc Machen in entry for Edward William Sly, "Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947"
  • Lucy H. Mcmachen in entry for Cecil Sly, "Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947"

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