Margaret Paterson McKay

ID# 7202, (8 Jun 1920 - 12 Nov 2016)
Margaret Paterson Henderson
Photo courtsey Ian Coull

Margaret Paterson McKay was born on 8 Jun 1920 at Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
She was the daughter of George McKay and Sarah Paterson.

Margaret appeared on the 1921 Canadian Census of 1 Jun 1921 in the household of George McKay 205 Laughton, York West, Toronto, Ontario, Canada;
Renter, Head, Married 35, Scotland, immigrated 1920, Presb, Baker.
McKAY Sarah,
Wife, Married, 34, Scotland, immigrated 1920, Presb.
McKAY Margaret,
Daughter, aged 1, born Ontario.1

As of 29 Sep 1945,her married name was Henderson.

Margaret died on 12 Nov 2016 at Thompson House, Totonto, Ontario, Canada, at age 96 years, 5 months and 4 days.2

Margaret was buried on 19 Nov 2016 at Glen Oaks Cemetery, Totonto, Ontario, Canada,

A Celebration of Margaret's life was held the day before, with family and friends gathered.3

FatherGeorge McKay (29 Sep 1884 - 25 Aug 1971)
MotherSarah Paterson (10 Jul 1887 - 27 Dec 1952)


  1. [S198] Statistics of Canada Fonds, 1921 Canadian Census (Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa:, 1 June 1921), Series RG31 - Sixth Census of Canada, 1921 Ontario York West (145) Toronto, page 20. Hereinafter cited as 1921 Canadian Census.
  2. [S196] Letter or email from Ian Coull (England) to Ailsa Corlett, Various letters or emails; Held by Ailsa Corlett (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia) email from Ian Dec 2016.
  3. [S196] Letter or email, Ian Coull to Ailsa Corlett, Various letters or emails Email from Ian Jan 2017.