The Murphy Family from Bayfield, Nova Scotia

Entries: 46155    Updated: 2013-11-16 03:09:19 UTC (Sat)    Contact: Terry Murphy

The Murphy Family from Bayfield, Nova Scotia

Index | Descendancy | Register | Pedigree | Ahnentafel | Download GEDCOM | Public Profile | Add Post-em

  • ID: I18441
  • Name: Rita Louise McCarron 1 2
  • Sex: F
  • Reference Number: 24353
  • Event: SSN issued District of Columbia 2
  • Birth: 12 SEP 1932 in Antigonish, N.S. 1 2
  • Death: 04 AUG 2010 in Antigonish, N.S. 1 2
  • Note:
    Rita L. Cavanaugh (McCarron)
    Cavanaugh (McCarron), Rita L., 77, of Maryvale, Antigonish County, passed away on August 4, 2010, in St. Martha’s Regional Hospital, Antigonish.

    Born in Antigonish, she was a daughter of the late John Bernard and Alice Janette (Grant) McCarron.

    Rita was a school teacher, having taught at Lower South River School, where she was also principal, and at St. Joseph’s School, from where she retired. She was a graduate of Normal College, Truro. Widowed at 37, with six children under the age of 12, Rita returned to St. F.X. to upgrade her teaching license graduating in 1975 with a B.A. in History and Political Science.

    Survived by children, Janette (George) Vlanich, Inuvik, NWT, John E.
    (Eileen), Cary, NC, Kevin (Shelley), Ottawa, Patricia (Ron) Nutini, Trail, BC, Maureen (Tacho) Shiroma, Lewisville, NC, Moira Cavanaugh ( David van de Wetering), Halifax; sister, Phyllis MacGillivray, Maryvale; brothers, Edward McCarron, Big Marsh, Hugh Bernard (Margaret) McCarron, Maryvale, Blaise (Martine Adriaensen) McCarron, Halifax, Jerome (Judy) McCarron, North Grant, sister-in-laws, Florence McCarron, North Grant, Mary McCarron, Lower South River, and Mary McCarron, Lanark; brother-in-law Fred Walschot, Illinois, 13 grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

    She was predeceased by her husband, Everette; sisters, Mary McCormick, Sadie MacGillivray, Evelyn Chisholm, Marie Walschot; brothers John W., Leo, Leonard, grandchildren Natasha and Oliver, and daughter-in-law, Susan.

    Visitation will be Sunday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm in the C.L. Curry Funeral Home, 135 College Street, Antigonish. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Monday in St. Mary’s Church, Maryvale at 11 am, with Reverend Anthony Chukwunta and Reverend Angus MacGillivray presiding.

    In Memoriam, donations to St. Martha’s Hospital Foundation, or Antigonish Library are appreciated. Donations can be made at the funeral home, or going on line to http://smrhfoundation.com/, or http://www.canadahelps.org/ (choose the Antigonish Library). On line
    condolences: www.clcurry.com

    Funeral services for the late Rita L. (McCarron) Cavanaugh, 77, Maryvale, Antigonish County, were held August 9 in St. Mary Church, Maryvale, with Father Anthony Chukwunta and Father Angus MacGillivray officiating.
    Mrs. Cavanaugh died August 4, 2010, in St. Martha’s Regional Hospital, Antigonish.
    Readers at the funeral Mass were Cheryl Vautour, Maia McCarron, Max Nutini and Quinn Fike. Emma and Conor van de Wetering presented the offertory gifts. Music was provided by Danny Rogers, Mary Theresa Rogers and piper Scott Williams.
    Pallbearers were Paul Vautour, John McCarron, Neil MacDougall, Ron MacGillivray, Lorne MacGillivray and Brian MacGillivray.
    Born in Antigonish, she was a daughter of the late John Bernard and Alice Janette (Grant) McCarron. She was a school teacher, having taught at Lower South River School, where she was also principal, and at St. Joseph’s School, from where she retired. She was a graduate of Normal College, Truro. Widowed at 37, with six children under the age of 12, she returned to St. F.X. to upgrade her teaching license graduating in 1975 with a B.A. in History and Political Science.
    She is survived by four daughters, Janette (George) Vlanich, Inuvik, North West Territories; Patricia (Ron) Nutini, Trail, British Columbia; Maureen (Tacho) Shiroma, Lewisville, North Carolina, Moira Cavanaugh (David van de Wetering), Halifax; two sons, John E. (Eileen), Cary, NC; Kevin (Shelley), Ottawa; 13 grandchildren; sister, Phyllis MacGillivray, Maryvale; four brothers, Edward McCarron, Big Marsh; Hugh Bernard (Margaret) McCarron, Maryvale; Blaise (Martine Adriaensen) McCarron, Halifax; Jerome (Judy) McCarron, North Grant; three sisters-in-law, Florence McCarron, North Grant; Mary McCarron, Lower South River; and Mary McCarron, Lanark; brother-in-law, Fred Walschot, Illinois; many nieces and nephews.
    She was predeceased by her husband, Everette; two grandchildren Natasha, Oliver; four sisters, Mary McCormick, Sadie MacGillivray, Evelyn Chisholm, Marie Walschot; three brothers, John W., Leo, Leonard; daughter-in-law, Susan.
    Online condolences: www.clcurry.com




    Father: John Bernard 'Jack' McCarron b: 20 NOV 1894 in New Glasgow, N.S.
    Mother: Alice Janette Grant b: 31 DEC 1899 in Antigonish, N.S.

    Marriage 1 Everette Beardsley Cavanaugh b: 30 NOV 1915
    • Married: 03 SEP 1955 in Washington, DC, USA 1
    Children
    1. Has No Children Living Cavanaugh
    2. Has No Children Living Cavanaugh
    3. Has No Children Living Cavanaugh
    4. Has No Children Living Cavanaugh
    5. Has No Children Living Cavanaugh
    6. Has No Children Living Cavanaugh
    7. Has No Children Living Cavanaugh

    Sources:
    1. Author: Ancestry.com
      Title: Public Member Trees
      Publication: Name: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;;
      Repository:
        Name: www.ancestry.com

      Page: Database online.
      Text: Record for Everette Beardsley Cavanaugh
    2. Author: Ancestry.com
      Title: Social Security Death Index
      Publication: Name: Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;;
      Repository:
        Name: www.ancestry.com

      Note:
      Social Security Administration, Social Security Death Index, Master File, : Social Security Administration
      Page: Database online. Number: ; Issue State: District of Columbia; Issue Date: 1952.
      Text: Record for Rita L. Cavanaugh

  • Index | Descendancy | Register | Pedigree | Ahnentafel | Download GEDCOM | Public Profile | Add Post-em

    Printer Friendly Version Printer Friendly Version Search Ancestry Search Ancestry Search WorldConnect Search WorldConnect Join Ancestry.com Today! Join Ancestry.com Today!

    WorldConnect Home | WorldConnect Global Search | WorldConnect Help

    RootsWeb.com, Inc. is NOT responsible for the content of the GEDCOMs uploaded through the WorldConnect Program. If you have a problem with a particular entry, please contact the submitter of said entry. You have full control over your GEDCOM. You can change or remove it at any time.