Margaret Webster

1821–5 February 1888 (Age 67)
Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland

The Life Summary of Margaret

Margaret Webster was born in 1821, in Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland. She married George Esplin on 6 March 1842, in Bridgend of Lintrathen, Angus, Scotland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Lochee, Angus, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1871. She died on 5 February 1888, in Lochee, Forfarshire, Scotland, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

George Esplin
Margaret Webster
Marriage: 6 March 1842
David Esplin
James Esplin
Isabella Campbell Esplin
Margaret Esplin
Mary Esplin
Elizabeth Esplin

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 March 1842Bridgend of Lintrathen, Angus, Scotland, United Kingdom
  • Children


    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1822 · Visit of King George IV to Scotland organized by Sir Walter Scott.
    Age 1
    The Visit of King George IV was organized by Sir Walter Scott two years after the Radical War ended. For the celebration of the visit, the creation of the Tartan Kilts came about and were worn by all men attending the celebration. These types of kilts have become part of Scotland's national identity.
    Age 2
    Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
    Age 22
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

    Name Meaning

    English (chiefly Yorkshire, Lancashire, and the Midlands) and Scottish: occupational name for a weaver, early Middle English webber, agent derivative of Webb .

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

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    Sources (12)

    • Margaret Webster, "British Newspaper Archive, Family Notices"
    • Margaret Esplin, "Scotland Census, 1861"
    • Margaret Esplin, "Scotland Census, 1871"

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