Charles Sharp Finlayson

1 March 1825–
Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Charles Sharp

When Charles Sharp Finlayson was born on 1 March 1825, in Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, William Finlayson, was 38 and his mother, Helen Sharp, was 35. He lived in Lanark, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1841.

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Family Time Line

William Finlayson
1786–
Helen Sharp
1789–
William Finlayson
1811–
Robert Finlayson
1813–
Helen Finlayson
1815–
Margaret Finlayson
1817–
Euphemia Finlayson
1821–1889
James Finlayson
1823–
Charles Sharp Finlayson
1825–
Janet Graham Finlayson
1826–

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World Events (8)

1830
Age 5
Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
1832 · The Scottish Reform Act
Age 7
The Scottish Reform Act was introduced by Parliament that introduced changes to the election laws in Scotland. The Act didn’t change the method of how the counties elected members but adopted a different solution for each pair of counties. Ultimately, it brought about boundary changes so that some burghs would have more say for the country than others.
1857 · Police (Scotland) Act 1857
Age 32
The Police Act 1857 was an Act put into place by Parliament to establish a mandatory police force in every county of Scotland.

Name Meaning

Scottish: patronymic from Finlay .

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

Possible Related Names

Finlay
Fenderson
Fenlason
Finlinson

Sources (2)

  • Charles Finlayson in household of William Finlayson, "Scotland Census, 1841"
  • Charles Sharp Finlayson, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

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