Ann Mairten

13 May 1803–
Hamilton, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Ann

When Ann Mairten was born on 13 May 1803, her father, James Mairten, was 37 and her mother, Agnes Smellie, was 30.

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Family Time Line

James Mairten
1765–
Agnes Smellie
1773–
Janet Mairtin
1791–
James Mairten
1793–
Alexander Martin
1794–
Agnes Mairten
1796–
Margaret Mairten
1798–
Marjory Martin
1799–
Elisabeth Mairten
1801–
Elisabeth Mairtin
1803–
Ann Mairten
1803–
Helen Mairtin
1806–
Agnes Martin
1809–1881
Marrion Smellie Martin
1811–

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World Events (8)

1811 · The Tron Riot

Age 8

The Tron riot was a riot which occurred in Edinburgh, Scotland on New Year's Eve. A group of young men attacked and robbed wealthier passers-by. One police officer was killed in the riot. Though the total count of participants is unknown, sixty-eight youths were arrested, with five sentenced to death for their actions during the riot.
1815

Age 12

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1838 · Jenners Department Store Opens its doors

Age 35

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.

Name Meaning

Dutch and German form of Martin .

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

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