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McCubbin History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



The original Gaelic form of the Irish name McCubbin was written as Mac Cadain, derived from the ancient Irish forename Cadan.

Early Origins of the McCubbin family


The surname McCubbin was first found in County Armagh (Irish: Ard Mhacha) located in the province of Ulster in present day Northern Ireland, where they held a family seat from early times.

Early History of the McCubbin family


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McCubbin Spelling Variations


The search for the origins of the name McCubbin family name revealed numerous spelling variations. These variants can be somewhat accounted for when it is realized that before widespread literacy people only recognized their name by pronunciation; it was up to scribes to decide how it was to be formally recorded. Variations found include Cadden, Caden, Caddin, McCadden, McWadden and others.

Early Notables of the McCubbin family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the McCubbin family to the New World and Oceana


A massive wave of Irish immigrants hit North America during the 19th century. Although many early Irish immigrants made a carefully planned decision to leave left Ireland for the promise of free land, by the 1840s immigrants were fleeing a famine stricken land in desperation. The condition of Ireland during the Great Potato Famine of the late 1840s can be attributed to a rapidly expanding population and English imperial policies. Those Irish families that arrived in North America were essential to its rapid social, industrial, and economic development. Passenger and immigration lists have revealed a number of early Irish immigrants bearing the name McCubbin:

McCubbin Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • John McCubbin, who landed in Maryland in 1659 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

McCubbin Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Elizabeth McCubbin, aged 42, who arrived in New York in 1775 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

McCubbin Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Euphonia M.A. McCubbin, aged 26, who landed in America from Greenoch, Scotland, in 1908
  • Jessie McCubbin, aged 31, who settled in America from St. Andrews, Scotland, in 1914
  • D. McCubbin, who settled in America, in 1917
  • David McCubbin, aged 43, who emigrated to the United States, in 1917
  • Dorothy E. McCubbin, aged 30, who emigrated to America from Lincoln, England, in 1921
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

McCubbin Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Thomas McCubbin, Scottish convict from Ayr, who was transported aboard the "Anna Maria" on March 6, 1848, settling in Van Diemen's Land, Australia [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Library of Queensland. (Retrieved 2015, January 8) Anna Maria voyage to Van Diemen's Land or Port Phillip, Australia in 1848 with 190 passengers. Retrieved from http://www.convictrecords.com.au/ships/anna-maria/1848

Contemporary Notables of the name McCubbin (post 1700)


  • Lisa McCubbin, American News & Documentary Emmy Award nominated writer and producer, known for The Kennedy Detail, The Kennedy Detail (2010) and JFK: The Final Hours (2013)
  • Russ McCubbin (b. 1935), American actor and stuntman, known for his work on Sudden Impact (1983) and High Plains Drifter (1973)
  • Julian Russell "Russ" McCubbin (b. 1935), American television and film actor and stuntwoman
  • Alexander C. "Sandy" McCubbin (b. 1886), Scottish professional footballer
  • Henry Bell McCubbin (b. 1942), Scottish politician
  • Robert McCubbin (1902-1975), Canadian politician, Liberal party member of the Canadian House of Commons
  • Frederick McCubbin (1855-1917), Australian landscape painter

Historic Events for the McCubbin family



RMS Lusitania

  • Mr. James Alexander Mccubbin, English Purser from Liverpool, England, who worked aboard the RMS Lusitania and died in the sinking and was recovered [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Lusitania Passenger List - The Lusitania Resource. (Retrieved 2014, March 7) . Retrieved from http://www.rmslusitania.info/lusitania-passenger-list/

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Citations


  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ State Library of Queensland. (Retrieved 2015, January 8) Anna Maria voyage to Van Diemen's Land or Port Phillip, Australia in 1848 with 190 passengers. Retrieved from http://www.convictrecords.com.au/ships/anna-maria/1848
  3. ^ Lusitania Passenger List - The Lusitania Resource. (Retrieved 2014, March 7) . Retrieved from http://www.rmslusitania.info/lusitania-passenger-list/

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