Alexander Adamson

1825–5 May 1884 (Age 59)
Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland

The Life of Alexander

When Alexander Adamson was born in 1825, in Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland, his father, David Adamson, was 41 and his mother, Janet Grigal Beveridge, was 36. He married Helen Thomson on 26 January 1845, in Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1851. He died on 5 May 1884, in Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom, at the age of 59, and was buried in Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Alexander Adamson
1825–1884
Helen Thomson
1817–
Marriage: 26 January 1845
Elizabeth Stevenson Adamson
1845–
Betty Adamson
1846–
Isabella Grieve Adamson
1848–
Robert Adamson
1850–
James Adamson
1851–
Helen Adamson
1854–1855
Alexander Adamson
1856–1918
Agnes Adamson
1858–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 January 1845
Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom
children

(8)

    Elizabeth Stevenson Adamson

    Female1845–Female

    Betty Adamson

    Female1846–Female

    Isabella Grieve Adamson

    Female1848–Female

    Robert Adamson

    Male1850–Male

    James Adamson

    Male1851–Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

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.
1843

Age 18

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Name Meaning

Hebrew Adam, red earth, and Anglo Saxon sun, son, meaning son of Adam or son of red earth

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Alexander Adamson, "Scotland Census, 1861"
  • Alexander Adamson, "Scotland Census, 1871"
  • Alexander Adamson, "Scotland Census, 1851"

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