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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Alexander MacCuish
Marion MacQueen
Malcolm MacCuish
Donald MacCuish
Alexander MacCuish
Duncan MacCuish
Donald MacCuish
Christina MacCuish
Alexander MacCuish
Janet Jessie MacCuish
Marion MacCuish
Neil MacCuish
Ann MacCuish
Marion MacCuish
Mary Ann MacCuish

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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.
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

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Sources (2)

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

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