John Cummings

8 February 1841–24 March 1896 (Age 55)
Pittington, Durham, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Cummings was born on 8 February 1841, in Pittington, Durham, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Cummings, was 26 and his mother, Catherine Ann Smith, was 25. He married Elizabeth Smith in 1866, in Durham, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Hetton le Hole, Durham, England, United Kingdom in 1891 and Brandon, Durham, England, United Kingdom in 1901. He died on 24 March 1896, in Durham, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 55, and was buried in Bearpark, Durham, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

John Cummings
1841–1896
Margaret Ridley
1846–1906
Marriage: 1873
Susannah Cumming
1873–
Elizabeth Cummings
1874–
Elizabeth Cummings
1875–1918
Jane Cummings
1876–
Stephen Cummings
1876–
Timothy Cumming
1876–
William Cummings
1878–
Alice Mary Cumming
1879–
John Cummings
1881–
Margaret Cummings
1881–
Lilly Cummin
1882–
Elizabeth Cummings
1883–
Hannah Cummings
1884–1962
Florence M Cummin
1890–

Spouse and Children

    Male1841–1896Male

    Margaret Ridley

    Female1846–1906Female

MARRIAGE
1873
Durham, England, United Kingdom
children

(14)

    Susannah Cumming

    Female1873–Female

    Elizabeth Cummings

    Female1874–Female

    Elizabeth Cummings

    Female1875–1918Female

    Jane Cummings

    Female1876–Female

    Stephen Cummings

    Male1876–Male

+9 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(15)

+10 More Children

World Events (4)

1843

Age 2

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 13

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 39

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Cumming , with the addition of English patronymic -s.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Cummings in household of William Cummings, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • John Cummings, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • John Cummings, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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