Annie Savage

Whitburn, West Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Annie

When Annie Savage was born in 1888, in Whitburn, West Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, Joseph Savage, was 44 and her mother, Christina Edmondston, was 43. She lived in Whitburn, Linlithgowshire, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1891.

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Joseph Savage
Christina Edmondston
David Edmondston
Thomas Savage
Joseph Dickson
Peter Savage
Margaret Savage
Peter Savage
William Savage
Helen Savage
Annie Savage
Christina Savage

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World Events (8)

1890 · Opening of the Forth Railway Bridge.
Age 2
The Forth Bridge is a railway bridge across the Firth of Forth river in the east of Scotland, 9 miles west of Edinburgh City Center. It is considered as a symbol of Scotland and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It was opened on 4 March and was the longest single cantilever bridge span in the world until 1919. It is still in operation.
Age 20
London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1919 · Battle of George Square
Age 31
A few months after the ending of World War I, a violent confrontation arose between the Glasgow City Police and workers on strike. There were no fatalities in the skirmish, and it caused the work week to be reduced to 40 hours. But, In the aftermath the leaders of the strike were arrested and British troops were moved to Glasgow and its surrounding areas.

Name Meaning

(1997: 17748;2007: 36948; 2010: 49914)English: of Norman origin, a nickname for a wild or uncouth person, from Middle English and Old French salvage, sauvage ‘wild, untamed’ (from Late Latin salvaticus, literally ‘man of the woods’, a derivative of Latin silva ‘wood’ influenced by Latin salvus ‘whole’, i.e. natural). Compare French Sauvage .Irish (Down): generally of English origin (it was taken to County Down in the 12th century), this name has also sometimes been adopted as equivalent of Gaelic Ó Sabháin, the name of a small south Munster sept, which was earlier Anglicized as O'Savin (see Savin ).

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

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Sources (2)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Annie Savage - Government record: Census record: birth-name: Annie Savage
  • Annie Savage in household of Joseph Savage, "Scotland Census, 1891"

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