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William Cunningham
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Birth: Feb. 25, 1839
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Oct. 9, 1918
Bolivar
Westmoreland County
Pennsylvania, USA

1870 PA Census: Westmoreland Co. Fairfield Twp. P.O. New Florence, p. 206a, lines 27-31
Series M593, roll 1465, dwelling 99, family 103, 11 June 1870

William CUNNINGHAM, age 29, Laborer, $800 Personal Estate, b. Penna.
Elizabeth, age 29, Keeps House, b. Penna.
Ann J., age 7; Theressa, age 4; Robert, age 1
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1880 PA Census: Westmoreland Co. Fairfield Twp. Bolivar Borough, ed 116, p. 37, lines 37-43
Series T9, roll 1204, dwelling 321, family 337, __ June 1880

William CUNNINGHAM, age 41, married, Laborer, b. Penna., parents b. Penna.
Elizabeth, age 38, wife, married, Keeping House, b. Penna., parents b. Penna.
Jane, age 17, daughter, attends school
Toricia, age 14, daughter, attends school
Susan M., age 9, daughter, attends school
Mary E., age 6, daughter, attends school
Graham, age 2, son
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1900 PA Census: Westmoreland Co. Bolivar Borough, ed 81, p. 3b, lines 83-90
Series T623, roll 1497, dwelling 52, family 59, 4 June 1900

William CUNNINGHAM, Head, Feb 1840, age 60, marr. 40 yrs, b. Penna., parents b. Penna., Day Laborer
Elizabeth, wife, Oct 1841, age 58, marr. 40 yrs, 10 children / 7 surviving, b. Penna., parents b. Penna.
Annie J., daughter, Feb 1863, age 37, Teacher
Minnie S., daughter, Mar 1871, age 29, Milliner
Mary, daughter, July 1873, age 26, Clerk (Clothing)
Graham, son, Oct 1877, age 22, Clerk (Clothing)
Price, son, Jul 1880, age 19, Clerk (Groceries)
Pearl, daughter, June 1883, age 16, at school
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1910 PA Census: Westmoreland Co. Bolivar Borough, ed 123, p. 5a, lines 27-29
Series T624, roll 1429, dwelling 103, family 106, 19 April 1910

Wm. CUNNINGHAM, Head, age 71, marr. (1st time) 49 yrs, b. Penna., parents b. Penna., Own Income
Elizabeth, wife, age 69, marr. (1st time) 49 yrs, 10 children / 3 surviving, b. Penna., parents b. Penna.
Pearl, daughter, age 26, Teacher: Music
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Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Department of Health
Bureau of Vital Statistics
Certificate of Death
Place of Death: Borough of Bolivar, Westmoreland County
Full Name: WILLIAM CUNNINGHAM
Personal and Statistical Particulars
Sex: Male
Color or Race: White
Marital Status: Widowed
Date of Birth: February 25, 1839
Age: 79y 7m 14d
Occupation: Laborer
Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Name of Father: Robert Cunningham
Birthplace of Father: Pennsylvania
Maiden Name of Mother: Margaret Henderson
Birthplace of Mother: Pennsylvania
Informant: Graham Cunningham, Bolivar, Pa.
Medical Certificate of Death:
Date of Death: Oct. 9, 1918, 5:30 p.m.
Cause of Death: General Arterio Sclerosis
Contributory: Myocarditis
Signature: L.J. Reese, M.D., 10/9/1918, Bolivar, Pa.
Burial: Fairfield, Oct. 12, 1918
Undertaker: F.P. McDowell, Bolivar
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Indiana, PA: Indiana Weekly Messenger, issue of Thursday, 17 October 1918, p. 4, col. 3

William Cunningham

William Cunningham, a lifelong resident of Bolivar and a Civil war veteran, died at Bolivar on Wednesday, aged 79 years. He is survived by these children: Mrs. Thomas Gilpin, Graham Cunningham and Miss Pearl Cunningham, of Bolivar, and a sister, Mrs. Nannie Fleming, of Trade City. The funeral services were conducted at his late home on Saturday and interment followed in the West Fairfield cemetery.
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 Parents:
  Robert Cunningham (1812 - 1870)
  Margaret Henderson Cunningham (1815 - 1873)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Snodgrass Cunningham (1841 - 1911)*
 
 Children:
  Annie Jane Cunningham (1863 - 1900)*
  Theresa Cunningham Gilpin (1866 - 1949)*
  Susan Minnie Cunningham (1871 - 1902)*
  Mary Elizabeth Cunningham (1873 - 1901)*
  Graham Cunningham (1877 - 1953)*
  William Price Cunningham (1880 - 1901)*
  Pearl Evelyn Cunningham (1883 - 1970)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Cunningham (1839 - 1918)
  Sarah A. Cunningham Henderson (1840 - 1865)*
  Clark Cunningham (1844 - 1920)*
  Nancy J. Cunningham Bennett Fireman (1845 - 1919)*
  James C Cunningham (1850 - 1894)*
  Armstrong Cunningham (1853 - 1920)*
  Robert Huston Cunningham (1856 - 1937)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
CUNNINGHAM
WILLIAM | SON OF ROBERT | 1840 -- 1918
ELIZABETH (SNODGRASS) | DAUGHTER OF JAMES | 1841 -- 1911
SON AND DAUGHTERS
ANNIE JANE 1863 -- 1900
MARY ELIZABETH 1873 -- 1901
SUSAN MINNIE 1871 -- 1902
WILLIAM PRICE 1880 -- 1901
PEARL EVELYN 1883 -- 1970

 
Burial:
West Fairfield Methodist Episcopal Cemetery
West Fairfield
Westmoreland County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Michael S. Caldwell
Record added: Oct 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59747039
William Cunningham
Added by: Dennis
 
William Cunningham
Added by: Michael S. Caldwell
 
William Cunningham
Added by: Michael S. Caldwell
 
 
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There is a William Cunningham listed on the rolls of the 11th,Pa.Vol.Inf.Reg.Co.I. Enlisted on Dec.13th,1861,he is listed as a Corporal.He was recruited at Greensburg,Westmoreland,County.
- Dennis
 Added: Dec. 12, 2010
 
 
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