Martyn Family History

Scott H. Martyn
Chicago, IL  60611
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Thomas M. McCULLIGH [2523]
(1845-1921)
Mary Jane KIRKPATRICK [2524]
(1855-1909)
David C. McKIDDIE [4041]
(1863-1930)
Jeanette WILSON [4042]
(1872-1948)
Herbert Lester McCULLIGH [209]
(1890-1941)
Levina Jennette McKIDDIE [210]
(1892-1921)

Basil Herbert McCULLIGH [98]
(1914-1967)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Pauline Gertrude HUNTER [58]

Basil Herbert McCULLIGH [98] 77

  • Born: 20 November 1914, Marquette, Marquette, Michigan, United States 79
  • Marriage (1): Pauline Gertrude HUNTER [58] on 9 January 1937 in Sault Ste. Marie, Chippewa, Michigan, United States 77
  • Died: 9 March 1967, Sault Ste. Marie, Chippewa, Michigan, United States at age 52 80,84
  • Buried: 1967, Dafter, Chippewa, Michigan, United States 80

   FamilySearch ID: L288-39S. Find a Grave ID: 133796664.

  General Notes:

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Basil's mother, Levina, died when he was only seven years of age. His father remarried and with his new wife raised Basil.

  Burial Notes:

Bruce, Chippewa, Michigan, United States

  Noted events in his life were:



1. appeared in the household of Herbert Lester McCULLIGH [209] in the 1920 United States census on 9 January 1920 in Marquette, Marquette, Michigan, United States. RelationNameAge
HeadHerbert Mcculligh29
WifeLavinia Mcculligh27
SonBasil Mcculligh5
SonKenneth Mcculligh2
SonHarold Mcculligh9 months

2. He worked as a tannery worker on 28 October 1937. 89

3. He worked as a laborer on 17 September 1940. 90



4. He was buried at the Donaldson Cemetery in March 1967. Donaldson Cemetery Photos
Inscription: Basil Herbert, 1914 - 1967
Bruce, Chippewa, Michigan, United States (Donaldson Presbyterian Cemetery, 13036 South M-129, Dafter, Michigan 49724, United States.)



5. His obituary was published in the Soo Evening News on 9 March 1967 in Sault Ste. Marie, Chippewa, Michigan, United States.


Basil married Pauline Gertrude HUNTER [58] [MRIN: 42], daughter of Reuben HUNTER [50] and Melinda PENNINGTON [51], on 9 January 1937 in Sault Ste. Marie, Chippewa, Michigan, United States.77 (Pauline Gertrude HUNTER [58] was born on 10 October 1919 in Sault Ste. Marie, Chippewa, Michigan, United States,63 died on 8 March 2014 in Sault Ste. Marie, Chippewa, Michigan, United States and was buried on 14 March 2014 in Dafter, 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.