Meredith Ivall was descended from Alexander Ivall (1855-1922), a son of Alexander “Sandy” Ival (1831-1911), who came to Canada from Scotland c 1837. She was born in 1990 and went to school in Atikokan, a township in the Rainy River District in Northwestern Ontario, Canada. Sadly, Meredith’s life was cut short by cancer. She died in 2015 aged 25, before she was able to complete her doctoral studies in Pharmacy at the University of Waterloo, Ontario.
An obituary for Meredith is at http://obits.dignitymemorial.com/dignity-memorial/obituary.aspx?n=Meredith-Ivall&lc=3771&pid=175408112&mid=6538398