Peter Honeyman

26 May 1833–
Kettle, Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Peter

When Peter Honeyman was born on 26 May 1833, his father, Peter Honeyman, was 44 and his mother, Catherine Lindsay, was 41. He lived in Beith, Ayrshire, Scotland in 1841.

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Family Time Line

Peter Honeyman
1788–
Catherine Lindsay
1791–1872
Elisabeth Honeyman
1824–
Margaret Honneyman
1826–
Jean Lindsay Honeneyman
1829–
Mary Honeyman
1831–
Peter Honeyman
1833–
Mary Catherine Honeyman
1834–1916
Helen Honeyman
1835–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1838 · Jenners Department Store Opens its doors

Age 5

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.
1843

Age 10

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

Age 35

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

English: variant of Honey , found chiefly in Scotland.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Peter Honeyman in household of Peter Honeyman, "Scotland Census, 1841"
  • Peter Honeyman, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

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