Helen Paterson

9 April 1719–
Saint Ninians, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Helen

When Helen Paterson was christened on 9 April 1719, in Saint Ninians, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, William Paterson, was 37 and her mother, Margaret Thomson, was 31.

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Family Time Line

William Paterson
1682–
Margaret Thomson
1688–
John Paterson
1713–
Janet Paterson
1714–
Margaret Paterson
1716–
Helen Paterson
1719–
William Paterson
1721–1768
Isobell Paterson
1726–
Agnes Paterson
1729–
Baby Boy Paterson.
1732–

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World Events (3)

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

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

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

Scottish: patronymic from a pet form of Pate 1.

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

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