Martyn Family History

Scott H. Martyn
1340 N. Astor St., Unit 2407
Chicago, IL  60610
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William John HUNTER [144]
(Abt 1844-1884)
Hannah FOUNTAIN [145]
Charles PENNINGTON [142]
Melinda DAVEY [143]
Reuben HUNTER [50]
Melinda PENNINGTON [51]

Pauline Gertrude HUNTER [58]


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1. Basil Herbert McCULLIGH [98] [L288-39S]

Pauline Gertrude HUNTER [58]

  • Born: 10 October 1919, Sault Ste. Marie, Chippewa, Michigan, United States 61
  • Marriage (1): Basil Herbert McCULLIGH [98] [L288-39S] on 9 January 1937 in Sault Ste. Marie, Chippewa, Michigan, United States 72
  • Died: 8 March 2014, Sault Ste. Marie, Chippewa, Michigan, United States at age 94
  • Buried: 14 March 2014, Bruce Township, Chippewa, Michigan, United States

   Another name for Pauline was Gertrude Pauline HUNTER.72

   FamilySearch ID: L28Z-LZQ.

  Burial Notes:

Bruce, Chippewa, Michigan, United States

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Census: 1920 United States, 17 February 1920, Rudyard, Chippewa, Michigan, United States. 1920_MI_Chippewa_11_29_05b

2. Census: 1930 United States, 14 April 1930. 1930_MI_Chippewa_17-2_2_02a
Bruce, Chippewa, Michigan, United States

3. Obituary, 10 March 2014, Sault Ste. Marie, Chippewa, Michigan, United States. Pauline (Hunter) McCulligh

Pauline McCulligh, age 94, of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan passed away Saturday March 8, 2014 at Tendercare Nursing Home in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan.

Pauline was born on October 10, 1919 in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan to the late Reuben and Melinda (Pennington) Hunter. On January 9, 1937 she married Basil McCulligh. She was a stay-at-home Mom until her children could take care of themselves. She worked for many years as a cook and baker for the Sault Area Schools. She moved to Arkansas to live with her daughter Lynda and her family and was there for twenty years.
Pauline is survived by her four children: Deloris Benson, Virgene and Bob Trygg, Lynda and Tom Morrick and James and Melanie McCulligh. Also three sisters; Beverly Sibbald, Donna Mae and Bruce Martyn and Marilyn and Willie Fredrick, also seven grandchildren; Jeri Lynn and Kevin Janik, Ronald and Lyn Benson, Brent Benson, Robbie and Larissa Trygg, Shari (Trygg) and Steve McCorison, Dawn (Morrick) and Jason Langford, and Jeff Morrick plus many great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Pauline was preceded in death by her husband, her parents, and two brothers, Clark and Charles Hunter, sister Shirley Maleport, son-in-law Jerry Benson and grandson Carl Benson and two brothers-in-law, Lorne Sibbald and Jerry Maleport.
Visitation will be held at Hovie Funeral Home on Thursday March 13, 2014 from 4:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. Funeral services will be Friday March 14, 2014 at Hovie Funeral Home at 11:00 A.M. with Pastor Bill Seitz officiating. Burial will be at Donaldson Cemetery at a later date.
Family links:
Basil Herbert McCulligh (1914 - 1967)
Donaldson Presbyterian Cemetery
Sault Sainte Marie
Chippewa County
Michigan, USA

Pauline married Basil Herbert McCULLIGH [98] [L288-39S] [MRIN: 42], son of Herbert Lester McCULLIGH [209] [L2LJ-3M8] and Levina McKIDDIE [210] [L221-RXH], on 9 January 1937 in Sault Ste. Marie, Chippewa, Michigan, United States.72 (Basil Herbert McCULLIGH [98] [L288-39S] was born on 20 November 1914 in Marquette, Marquette, Michigan, United States,73 died on 9 March 1967 in Sault Ste. Marie, Chippewa, Michigan, United States 74,75 and was buried in 1967 74.)

  Noted events in their marriage were:

1. Cemetery: Donaldson Cemetery. Inscription: McCulligh
Bruce, Chippewa, Michigan, United States

  Marriage Notes:

Reverend Dr. J. Ver Straate, Minister presided over the ceremony. Witnesses were Violet McKenzie and Harold McCulligh. At the time of the marriage, Basil was 22 and Pauline was 17.