Ann Archibald

8 March 1801–18 September 1881 (Age 80)
Kilbirnie, Ayrshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Ann

When Ann Archibald was born on 8 March 1801, in Kilbirnie, Ayrshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, David Archibald, was 28 and her mother, Elisabeth Kerr, was 27. She married Montgomery Davis on 5 June 1821, in Kilbirnie, Ayrshire, Scotland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. She died on 18 September 1881, in Perth, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 80, and was buried in Cromarty, West Perth, Perth, Ontario, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Montgomery Davis
1795–1869
Ann Archibald
1801–1881
Marriage: 5 June 1821
Margaret Davies
1821–1878
Elizabeth Davies
1824–
Janet Davies
1826–
William Davis
1828–1912
John Davies
1831–1832
Ann Davies
1833–1914
John Davies
1835–1836
Mary Davis
1837–1911
Jean Davies
1840–1922
David Davies
1842–1918

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 June 1821
Kilbirnie, Ayrshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
children

(10)

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Parents and Siblings

    David Archibald

    Male1772–Male

    Elisabeth Kerr

    Female1774–Female

siblings

(7)

    Female1801–1881Female

    John Archibald

    Male1802–1812Male

    Margaret Archibald

    Female1805–Female

    William Archibald

    Male1807–1873Male

    David Archibald

    Male1809–1895Male

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World Events (8)

1802 · John Playfair publishes summary of James Hutton's theories of geology.

Age 1

In 1802, John Playfair published the Illustrations of the Huttonian Theory of the Earth. His influence was by James Hutton’s knowledge of the earth’s geology.
1815

Age 14

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1822 · Visit of King George IV to Scotland organized by Sir Walter Scott.

Age 21

The Visit of King George IV was organized by Sir Walter Scott two years after the Radical War ended. For the celebration of the visit, the creation of the Tartan Kilts came about and were worn by all men attending the celebration. These types of kilts have become part of Scotland's national identity.

Name Meaning

Bold in work or activity. Gilleasbuig is the Gaelic form of Archibald.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ann Archibald in entry for Andrew Caldick and Jane Davis, "Ontario, County Marriage Registers, 1858-1869"
  • Ann Archibald in entry for Andrew Patrick and Ann Davis, "Ontario, County Marriage Registers, 1858-1869"
  • Ann Archibald in entry for David Davis, "Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947"

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