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JAMES McQUEEN IRVINE 2ND (b. August 4, 1889, d. December 6, 1958)JAMES McQUEEN IRVINE 2ND (son of JAMES McQUEEN IRVINE 1ST and ELIZABETH MASON CLACHER) was born August 4, 1889 inEDINBURGH, SCOTLAND, and died December 6, 1958 inDETROIT, MICHIGAN.He married ELIZABETH GIBSON DUNCAN on June 15, 1919 in EDINBURGH,SCOTLAND, daughter of UNKNOWN and JANET WOOD DUNCAN.
Notes for JAMES McQUEEN IRVINE 2ND:
Very even tempered,contented and uncomplaining. Loved his family and wasdearly loved in return.Can be pictured sitting in his favorite easychair each evening after supper withhis newspaper and watching anysport that should happen to be on TV.Also loved any competition fromhorse shoes to a good game of cards.His only over indulgence was his addiction to cigarettes which was the eventual cause of his death.Dad was called Pop by his sons-inlaw and daughter inlaw all of whomenjoyed his company.He was affectinately known to his family as the"The White Heeded Deel (devil)".At the time of his death he had 9 grandchildren 5 boys and 4 girls with whom he was much more openlyaffectionate than even his own children.He was not above placing a minor wager on the ponies which he thought was a huge secret from momwho was on to all wee games.Dad was a creature of habit and one couldset their clock by his comings and goings.Dad belonged to the Masonic Order.He was fondly know as Scotty by his co-workers..
More About JAMES McQUEEN IRVINE 2ND:
Comment 1: HEAVY SMOKERLUNG CANCERMET.BRAIN.
Comment 2: HANDSOMEDISTANCE RUNNER/SWAMGOLFBOWLED.
Comment 3: EXT.PROUD OF FAMILY (prone to exagerate).
Comment 4: NOT EDUCATED BUT WELL READNOT MECHANICAL.
Ethnicity/Relig.: SCOTCH/PRESBYTERIAN DID NOT ATTEND.
Event 1: 1914, Signal Corp.British Army4 yrs.France.
Event 2: 1916, woundedleg SIGNALMAN,FIELD ARTILLARY.
Event 3: 1925, DesMoin,I.
Event 4: Abt. 1927, Detroit.
Event 5: 1956, REMARRIED.
Occupation: R.R.ScotlandFord Mtr.Brinks Armored Car.
Personality/Intrst: Easy goingall sportscross word puzzles.
Residence: Scotland & Michigan.
More About JAMES McQUEEN IRVINE 2ND and ELIZABETH GIBSON DUNCAN:
Marriage: June 15, 1919, EDINBURGH,SCOTLAND.
Children of JAMES McQUEEN IRVINE 2ND and ELIZABETH GIBSON DUNCAN are:
- +JAMES McQUEEN IRVINE 3RD, b. May 22, 1920, EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND, d. April 3, 1999, Bayonette Pointe, Florida.
- +JANET WOOD IRVINE, b. April 5, 1922, EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND.
- +CATHERINE FRATER IRVINE, b. January 15, 1930, DETROIT.
- +ELIZABETH CLACHER IRVINE, b. October 29, 1932, GROSSE POINTE PARK, MICHIGAN.