James Mackay

Male11 November 1838–30 October 1907

Brief Life History of James

When James Mackay was born on 11 November 1838, in Melrose, Roxburghshire, Scotland, his father, Angus MacKay, was 41 and his mother, Euphemia Rodger, was 25. He married Rosa Elizabeth Clark on 2 January 1876. They were the parents of at least 11 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Melrose, Roxburghshire, Scotland, United Kingdom for about 10 years. He died on 30 October 1907, in Birchington-on-Sea, Kent, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 68, and was buried in Birchington-on-Sea, Kent, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

James Mackay
Rosa Elizabeth Clark
Marriage: 2 January 1876
Marion Louisa Mackay
James Douglas Clark Mackay
Frank Clark Mackay
Kenneth Angus Mackay
Alan Cameron Mackay
Agnes Gertrude Mackay
Elsie Margaret MACKAY
Stuart Roger Mackay
Mildred Gordon Mackay
Alfred Duncan Mackay
Ernest Graham MacKay
Howard Irving Mackay
Wilford Hugh MACKAY
Donald Robinson MACKAY
Colin Cambell MACKAY

Sources (39)

  • James Mc Kay, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • James Mackay, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
  • James Mackay, "England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 January 1876
  • Children (15)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 5

    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

    1852 · First Public Lavatory Erected 

    Age 14

    George Jenning was the person that invented and gave us the public lavatory. It cost people a penny to use. 

    1857 · Police (Scotland) Act 1857

    Age 19

    The Police Act 1857 was an Act put into place by Parliament to establish a mandatory police force in every county of Scotland.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish: variant of McKay .

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

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