30 Jul 1908
Address: 1 Caledonian Road
14 Apr 1928 (age 19)
from Nairn, Nairnshire, Scotland to Quebec, Canada
Address: 5 Sydney Place
on board the Melita of the Canadian Pacific Line. He gave his occupation as printer.
Residence - from which married:
9 Apr 1931 (age 22)
returned to Greenock, Scotland from St John, New Brunswick, on board the 'Duchess of Atholl' of the Canadian Pacific Line, intending to return to Canada after a brief stay. He gave his occupation as linotype operator. However, his parents prevailed upon him to remain at home.
24 Aug 1973 (age 65)
Sidcup, Bexley, Kent, England9
31 Aug 1973
Sidcup, Bexley, Kent, England10
Address: Sidcup Cemetery
Bill was a member of a chess club but didn't win the school competition. When he moved to Port Stanley he couldn't find a work as a printer and so worked as a prison warder.11
BMDCertificate: Birth, 1908, Cumming WJ.
Census: Cumming W, 1911, Nairn.
BMDCertificate: Marriage, 1934, Cumming & Macleod.
Census: Cumming WJ, 1939, Bexley.
BMDCertificate: Marriage, 1940, Bristow Stagg & Macleod.
BMDCertificate: Birth, 1942, Cumming NH.
BMDCertificate: Death, 1955, Tuach M.
BMDCertificate: Marriage, 1973, Cumming & Waite.
BMDCertificate: Death, 1973, Cumming WJ.
Memorial Inscription: Cumming WJ.
Oral history: Norman Cumming.