Alexander McINNES

3 April 1906–23 July 1983 (Age 77)
West Kilbride, Ayrshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Alexander

When Alexander McINNES was born on 3 April 1906, in West Kilbride, Ayrshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, John McINNES, was 29 and his mother, Helen Waugh Chapman, was 26. He died on 23 July 1983, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

John McINNES
1876–1949
Helen Waugh Chapman
1879–1943
Alexander McINNES
1906–1983
John McINNES
1908–1942

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World Events (8)

1908

Age 2

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1913 · Leith dockers strike 1913

Age 7

The Leith dockers strike was a strike that brought the town of Leith to a standstill after dock workers demanded an increase in pay, better working conditions, and shorter hours. The strike had an effect on the local community by not allowing trade to flow smoothly out of the docks. There totaled around 4,600 people a part of the strikes and riots but it ended near the middle of August with no demands met. since then two more strikes would happen at the same location, once in 1983 and, most recently, in 1989.
1927 · Kilmarnock War Memorial

Age 21

The Kilmarnock War Memorial was built to pay tribute to all residents of Kilmarnock who fought in World War I. Most of the building is accessible to the public and names of the people who died line the walkways inside and out. After World War II, additions were made adding the names of those who gave their lives in World War II.

Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of McInnis .

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

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