Archibald A. Lucas

27 January 1872–4 December 1963 (Age 91)
Lennox and Addington, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Archibald A.

When Archibald A. Lucas was born on 27 January 1872, in Lennox and Addington, Ontario, Canada, his father, Riennaldo Lucas, was 28 and his mother, Margaret A Wheeler, was 25. He married Emma Lucas about 1898, in Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in East Camden, Addington, Canada West, British Colonial America in 1891 and Brownville, Brownville, Jefferson, New York, United States for about 15 years. He died on 4 December 1963, in Brownville, Jefferson, New York, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Brownville Cemetery, Brownville, Jefferson, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Archibald A. Lucas
Emma Lucas
Marriage: about 1898
Fred Lucas
Leona Lucas
Clarence Edwin Lucas
Clara Adriana Lucas
Florence Edith Lucas

Spouse and Children

about 1898
Ontario, Canada


    Fred Lucas


    Leona Lucas


    Clarence Edwin Lucas




Parents and Siblings



+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 3

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1883 · Mining Boom

Age 11

In 1883, there was a mining boom in Northern Ontario when mineral deposits were found near Sudbury. Thomas Flanagan was the blacksmith for the Canadian Pacific Railway that noticed the deposits in the river.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 24

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

1 English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Dutch, etc.: from the Latin personal name Lucas (Greek Loukas) ‘man from Lucania’. Lucania is a region of southern Italy thought to have been named in ancient times with a word meaning ‘bright’ or ‘shining’. Compare Lucio . The Christian name owed its enormous popularity throughout Europe in the Middle Ages to St. Luke the Evangelist, hence the development of this surname and many vernacular derivatives in most of the languages of Europe. Compare Luke . This is also found as an Americanized form of Greek Loukas .2 Scottish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Lùcais ( see McLucas ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Archie Lucas, "New York State Census, 1905"
  • Archie Lucas, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Archie Lucas, "United States Census, 1910"

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