Agnes Kirk

18 August 1787–
Girvan, Ayrshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Agnes

When Agnes Kirk was born on 18 August 1787, in Girvan, Ayrshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, Andrew Kirk, was 34 and her mother, Margaret McCutcheon, was 34.

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Family Time Line

Andrew Kirk
1753–
Margaret McCutcheon
1753–
John Kirk
1773–
Samuel Kirk
1777–
Andrew Kirk
1779–
Mary Kirk
1781–
Helen Kirk
1783–1820
Margaret Kirk
1785–1789
Agnes Kirk
1787–
William Kirk
1790–
Margaret Kirk
1793–

Parents and Siblings

Siblings

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World Events (3)

1802 · John Playfair publishes summary of James Hutton's theories of geology.
Age 15
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
Age 28
The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823
Age 36
Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

Scottish, English, and Danish: from Middle English, Danish kirk ‘church’ (Old Norse kirkja), a topographic name for someone who lived near a church. This name has also been established in Ireland since the 16th century or earlier.

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

Possible Related Names

Kurk
Church
Kirt
Kirks

Sources (5)

  • Agnes Kirk, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Agnes Kirk -

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