Margaret Jamieson

1836–1917 (Age 81)
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Margaret

Margaret Jamieson was born in 1836, in Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, United Kingdom as the daughter of James Jamieson. She married William Albiston on 23 January 1857, in St Nicholas, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in St Nicholas, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, United Kingdom for about 30 years. She died on 13 January 1917, in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

William Albiston
Margaret Jamieson
Marriage: 23 January 1857
James Jamieson Albiston
William Albiston
Margaret Clark Albiston
Alexander Strachan Albiston
George Clark Albiston
Jessie Joss Jamieson Albiston
Jemima Jamieson Albiston
James Copland Jamieson Albiston
Hardy Robinson Albiston

Spouse and Children

23 January 1857
St Nicholas, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, United Kingdom


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    Ann Strachan Jamieson



World Events (8)

1838 · Jenners Department Store Opens its doors

Age 2

Jenners was founded by Charles Jenner as a department store for the community. The original building was destroyed by a fire in 1892 but, with a new design in mind, the store was reopened in 1895 with new features. It was named Harrods of the North after it was given Royal Warrant in 1911 and was visited by Queen Elizabeth II on its 150th anniversary. It was sold to the House of Fraser in 2005, which in 2008, made much needed improvements to the store.

Age 7

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1868 · The Representation of the people (Scotland) Act 1868

Age 32

The Representation of the People (Scotland) Act 1868 was passed by Parliament and allowed for the creation of seven additional Scottish seats in the House of Commons. Along with the seats, Two University constituencies were created. These each returned one member to Parliament.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: patronymic from James .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Margaret Jamieson Albiston, "British Newspaper Archive, Family Notices"
  • Margaret Albiston, "Scotland Census, 1901"
  • Margaret Albiston, "Scotland Census, 1891"

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