Burial: Aft 26 Mar 1878 Saint Joseph Cemetery, Guelph, Wellington, Ontario, Canada
Death: 26 Mar 1878 in Guelph, Wellington, Ontario, Canada
Birth: 1798 in County Kerry, Ireland 1
Name: Maurice Cushing
In 1830, Maurice took up Lot 5, Concession 5, Nichol Township.
Title: Maurice Cushing (1798 - 1878)
1861 Census shows daughters Helen (age 14) and Johanna (age 18).
Alternate Birthdate: 1808
CUSHING MAURICE (d.), late of Nichol, was b. in Kerry Co., Ireland, in 1798, and died in 1878. He came to Canada, settling in Nichol, on lot 5, con. 5, in 1830. He also purchased lot 4, con. 4, owning in all, 214 acres. He was industrious, and in a quiet way, became prosperous. He was a Roman Catholic and a Conservative. He married Mary Duggan, who died in 1895, age 86. Issue: Rev. John, d.;Mary Ann, in the convent in Guelph; James, Honora, d.; Mrs. Patrick Neagle, set. in Nichol; Mrs. Wm. Weddick, set. in Pilkington; Maggie, sister in St. Joseph's Hospital, Guelph; Rev. Daniel, Superior of St. Michael's College, Toronto. James Cushing, was b. on the homestead, and is the present owner of the property. He is one of the very progressive farmers in Nichol, up-to-date in every respect. He engages in mixed farming, and feeds cattle for export. He is a Roman Catholic, and a Conservative. He m. Margaret Sullivan. Issue: Blanche, John, Marguerite, Daniel, Joseph, Francis, and Basil, all at home.
1. Pioneer Families in Wellington County
Mary Duggan b: 1810 in County Cork, Ireland
in Nichol, Wellington, Ontario, Canada
- Mary Ann Cushing Sister b: 1833 in Nichol, Wellington, Ontario, Canada
- John B. Cushing Rev b: 15 Aug 1834 in Guelph, Wellington, Ontario, Canada
- James Cushing b: Jan 1839 in Nichol, Wellington, Ontario, Canada
- Johanna Cushing b: Aug 1842 in Nichol, Wellington, Ontario, Canada
- Honorah Cushing b: 1843 in Nichol, Wellington, Ontario, Canada
- Felicitas Margaret "Maggie" Cushing Sister b: 1846 in Nichol, Wellington, Ontario, Canada
- Helen "Ellen" Cushing b: 20 Feb 1848 in Nichol, Wellington, Ontario, Canada
- Daniel Cushing Rev b: 27 Sep 1850 in Nichol, Wellington, Ontario, Canada
- Title: FamilySearch: Pedigree Resource File
Author: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Publication: 2008 Intellectual Reserve, Inc.