Notes for - Hugh MacCormick 1821.

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Hugh MacCormick was the fifth son of Angus MacCormick 1785, and Mary McLucais.

(The following info. is courtesy of S.Z. and Ja.M. via C.M.)

Hugh was born about 1821, Argyll, Scotland; died 1885 Bentinck Township, Grey Co., Ontario. He married Mary McLean, born 1830 and died 1911 in Grey County, Ontario, Canada. Both are buried at Rocky Pioneer Cemetery, Bentinck Township, Grey Co., Ontario.

Children of Hugh McCormick and Mary McLean:

i. Angus McCormick, born 1854 Grey Co., Ontario; died 1903 Gray Co., Ontario and buried at Rocky Pioneer Cemetery, Bentinck Township, Grey Co., Ontario.

ii. Alexander McCormick, born 1857 Grey Co., Ontario.

iii. Catherine McCormick, born 1859 Grey Co., Ontario and married Harry Steffan.

iv. Mary McCormick, born 1860 Grey Co., Ontario; died 1879 Grey County, Ontario and is buried at Rocky Pioneer Cemetery, Bentinck Township, Ontario.

v. Margaret McCormick, born 1863 Grey Co., Ontario and married Fredric McLaren.

vi. Donald McCormick, born 18 August 1866 Grey County, Ontario and died 15 May 1936 Castor, Alberta, Canada.

vii. Hugh McCormick, born 1867 Grey County, Ontario.

viii. Annie McCormick, born 1869 Grey County, Ontario

ix. Elizabeth McCormick, born 1876 Grey County, Ontario

Records / Sources

Record of marriage of Angus McCormick and Mary McLucais and records of baptisms for Hugh 1815, John 1816, Donald 1818, Archibald 1823, Alexander 1826, Janet 1829, Archibald 1832 are all from Kilfinichen Parish Church Records, film #1041078 Parish #542 of Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.

Children not included in the OPR's as children of Angus and Mary McCormick are Hugh born c 1821, Mary born c 1826 and Flora born c 1832. These three are listed in the 1841 census in the household of Angus McCormick and they have been accounted for in Ontario, Canada.

1841 Census
Angus McCormick, age 56, Agriculture Laborer, born Scotland.
Mary McCormick, age 50, born Scotland
Hugh McCormick, age 18, born Scotland
Mary McCormick, age 15, born Scotland
Flora McCormick, age 12, born Scotland
Archibald McCormick, age 9, born Scotland.

Various Grey Co., Ontario Census Records 1841 - 1901

Other research done by S.Z., Ontario, Canada and Ja.M., Ohio, USA.

Angus was named as a shoemaker in the baptism record of their first son Hugh.

Donald McCormick 1818 and Alexander McCormick 1826 emigrated to Canada from Scotland in 1843.

Mary McLucais, Archibald, Hugh, John and two their sisters (believed to be Mary and Flora) emigrated in 1846 to Canada from Scotland.