Elizabeth McGill

8 April 1808–after 1881 (Age 72)
St Quivox, Ayrshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth McGill was born on 8 April 1808, in St Quivox, Ayrshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, Quintin McGill, was 28 and her mother, Janet Wilson, was 24. She married William Blaine on 15 November 1835, in St Quivox, Ayrshire, Scotland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. She died after 1881, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

William Blaine
1808–1890
Elizabeth McGill
1808–1881
Marriage: 15 November 1835
Janet Blane
1836–1838
Janet Blane
1841–
Janet Blaine
1841–1932
Jane Blane
1843–
Mary Ann Blane
1845–
William Blane
1848–
Quintin Blane
1850–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 November 1835
St Quivox, Ayrshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
children

(7)

    Janet Blane

    Female1836–1838Female

    Janet Blane

    Female1841–Female

    Janet Blaine

    Female1841–1932Female

    Jane Blane

    Female1843–Female

    Mary Ann Blane

    Female1845–Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Quintin McGill

    Male1780–Male

    Janet Wilson

    Female1784–1848Female

siblings

(9)

    Female1808–1881Female

    William McGill

    Male1810–Male

    Robert McGill

    Male1811–Male

    Janet Macgill

    Female1814–1838Female

    Mary Anne Macgill

    Female1817–1826Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1811 · The Tron Riot

Age 3

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 7

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1830

Age 22

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

1 Scottish (Galloway) and Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac an Ghoill ‘son of the stranger’ ( see Gall 1).2 Irish: short form of Gaelic names beginning with Mac Giolla ‘son of the servant (or devotee) of’ ( see for example McElroy ).3 Scottish: Anglicized form of Mac Ghille Mhaoil, otherwise Anglicized as McMillan .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Mcgill, "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
  • Elizabeth Mcgill in entry for John Blain, "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
  • Elizabeth Mcgill in entry for Janet Blane, "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

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