Argue,  Maimie Eleanor

Argue, Maimie Eleanor

Female 1894 -

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  • Name Argue, Maimie Eleanor  [1
    Born 05 Nov 1894  Elgin, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Residence 1954  Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    237-16th Street 
    Person ID I17791  Sullivan Burgess Family Tree | The History of Alexander V Laughlen
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2017 

    Father Argue, James Henthorne,   b. 02 Jun 1848, Cavan, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Mar 1927, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Shorey, Margaret Emma Jane,   b. 08 Oct 1858, Violet, Lennox, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1938, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 01 Dec 1885  Peterborough, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Witness John L. and Isabella Shorey of Harvey 
    Family ID F6218  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Keay, Thomas,   b. 04 Jan 1886, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1969, Menlo Park, San Mateo, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 11 Nov 1921 
    Children 
     1. Keay, Shirley Janet,   b. 14 May 1930, Pepeekeo, Hawaii, Hawaii, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     2. Keay, Ruth Eleanor,   b. 16 Jan 1926, Pepeekeo, Hawaii, Hawaii, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. Keay, Margaret Joan,   b. 06 Mar 1924, Pepeekeo, Hawaii, Hawaii, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Mar 1924, Pepeekeo, Hawaii, Hawaii, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2017 
    Family ID F6221  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 05 Nov 1894 - Elgin, Manitoba, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 237-16th Street - 1954 - Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Family Crest
    Argue Family Crest
    Argue Family Crest
    This rare surname is of medieval English origins, although with French and Roman overtones. It is recorded in the modern surname spellings of Argen, Argon, Argent, Argo, Argoe, Argue, Hargy, Hargerie, and no doubts others as well. All are quite rare, although 'Argue' is relatively popular in Northern Ireland, David Argue being recorded at Dromore, County Down, on April 4th 1795, and Catherine Argo, at the same place on August 4th 1821. The name however spelt is either a nickname for a person with silver-grey hair, or it is locational and of French origin, from one of the several French villages called 'Argent', or finally it is possible that it may be occupational for either a silver smith, or possibly one who worked in a silver mine. The name development and recordings include John Largent in the Suffolk Hearth Tax rolls of 1524, Aaron Argoe christened at St Botolphs without Aldgate, London, on April 28th 1605, Johannes Argo, the son of Phillipi and Mariam Argo, on August 14th 1664, and William Argent of St Margarets, Westminster, on July 7th 1686. Maria Hargie was recorded in Stepney on September 8th 1859 and again on April 13th 1864 when the spelling had changed to Harrgie! It is interesting to note that Robert Hargerie of York, married his wife Elizabeth (Auston) during the Great Siege of the city, by the forces of Parliament, from April to July 2nd 1644. The first recorded spelling of the family name is shown to be that of Geoffrey Argent, which was dated 1180, the pipe rolls of the county of Northampton, during the reign of King Henry 11, known as 'The church builder', 1154 - 1189. Surnames became necessary when governments introduced personal taxation. In England this was known as Poll Tax. Throughout the centuries, surnames in every country have continued to "develop" often leading to astonishing variants of the original spelling.

  • Sources 
    1. [S424] The Works of M. E. Laughlin and E. R. Laughlin, 1955 2nd Edition, Mary Elizabeth Bowyer Laughlin and Edgerton Ross Laughlin.