Agnes Findlay

about 1700–
Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland

The Life of Agnes

Agnes Findlay was born about 1700, in Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland. She married James Thompson I on 31 May 1721. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. She died in Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Thompson I
1700–1748
Agnes Findlay
1700–
Marriage: 31 May 1721
Peter Thompson
1722–
Mary Thompson
1723–
Sarah Thompson
1725–
Margaret Thompson
1725–
Agnes Thompson
1727–
Mary "Molly" E. Thompson
1729–1800
Helen Thompson
1730–
John Thomson
1732–
James Thompson
1738–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
31 May 1721
children

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (5)

1758 · Mount Vernon

Age 58

Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.
1776

Age 76

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

Age 80

On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.

Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Finley .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Agnes Finlay in entry for Agnes Thomson, "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
  • Agnes Finlay in entry for John Thomson, "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
  • Agnes Finlay in entry for Agnes Thomson, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

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