When Jean Craig was christened on 18 February 1677, in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, John Craig, was 33 and her mother, Janet Alexander, was 35.
Scottish: topographic name for someone who lived near a steep or precipitous rock, Older Scots crag, craig. Compare the synonymous English Cragg .
Manx: either a shortened form of Gaelic Mac Concharraige ‘son of Cu Charraige (‘hound of the rock’) or possibly of Mac Thorveig ‘son of Thorveig’, from the Old Norse personal name Thórveig (from the god's name Thórr + veig ‘pith, strength’).
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