Margaret Webster

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

The Life 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
1813–1856
Margaret Webster
1821–1888
Marriage: 6 March 1842
David Esplin
1843–1896
James Esplin
1845–
Isabella Campbell Esplin
1846–1879
Margaret Esplin
1849–1904
Mary Esplin
1851–1901
Elizabeth Esplin
1853–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 March 1842
Bridgend of Lintrathen, Angus, Scotland, United Kingdom
children

(6)

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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.
1823

Age 2

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1843

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 (3)

  • Margaret Webster, "British Newspaper Archive, Family Notices"
  • Margaret Esplin, "Scotland Census, 1871"
  • Scotland, Dundee & Forfarshire (Angus) Marriages & Banns 1562-1855 Margaret Webster and George Esplin

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