Donald MacCuish

26 June 1871–9 January 1945 (Age 73)
North Uist, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Donald

When Donald MacCuish was born on 26 June 1871, in North Uist, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, Alexander MacCuish, was 35 and his mother, Marion MacQueen, was 27. He died on 9 January 1945, in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

Alexander MacCuish
1836–1905
Marion MacQueen
1844–1920
Malcolm MacCuish
1865–1949
Donald MacCuish
1866–1866
Alexander MacCuish
1867–1928
Duncan MacCuish
1869–1957
Donald MacCuish
1871–1945
Christina MacCuish
1873–1951
Alexander MacCuish
1875–1947
Janet Jessie MacCuish
1877–1950
Marion MacCuish
1879–1879
Neil MacCuish
1879–1942
Ann MacCuish
1881–1881
Marion MacCuish
1883–
Mary Ann MacCuish
1886–1969

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1874 · Patronage abolished in the Church of Scotland.
Age 3
The Church Patronage Act 1874 was passed by Parliament and amended and altered the laws relating to the Appointment of Ministers to Parishes in Scotland. Paragraphs spelled out definitions to prevent the Act being subverted by processes used by Patrons and clarified that the Church of Scotland would decide on the qualifications required for Ministers.
1884
Age 13
Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1896 · Opening of the Glasgow Subway.
Age 25
The Glasgow Subway opened on 14 December and is the third-oldest underground metro system in the world. It is one of very few subways that have a running gauge of 4 feet, but its twin circular lines were never expanded.

Name Meaning

Scottish Gaelic: from Mac Dubh Shíthe ‘son of Dubh Síthe, a personal name meaning ’black one of peace’ or ‘black one of the fairy world’.

Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

Possible Related Names

McCoist

Sources (2)

  • Donald Maccuish, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

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