Susan West Sim

26 January 1866–2 May 1918 (Age 52)
Kilsyth, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Susan West

When Susan West Sim was born on 26 January 1866, in Kilsyth, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, Peter Syme, was 26 and her mother, Sarah Mullin, was 21. She married Peter Bow on 28 December 1883, in Kilsyth, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 9 daughters. She died on 2 May 1918, in Kilsyth, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, at the age of 52.

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Family Time Line

Peter Bow
1863–1924
Susan West Sim
1866–1918
Marriage: 28 December 1883
John Bow
1884–1954
Margaret "Greta" Bow
Sarah Bow
1885–1969
Agnes Millar Bow
1887–1888
Agnes Bow
1890–
Elizabeth Sim Bow
1892–1932
Peter Wright Sim Bow
1894–
William David Bow
1896–
Susan West Sim Bow
1898–1961
Jeanie Baird Gray Bow
1900–1901
Maggie Kirkwood Bow
1902–
James Syme Bow
1904–1904
Mary Miller Bow
1905–1984

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 December 1883Kilsyth, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
  • Children

    (13)

    +8 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1868 · The Representation of the people (Scotland) Act 1868
    Age 2
    The Representation of the People (Scotland) Act 1868 was passed by Parliament and allowed for the creation of seven additional Scottish seats in the House of Commons. Along with the seats, Two University constituencies were created. These each returned one member to Parliament.
    1874 · Patronage abolished in the Church of Scotland.
    Age 8
    The Church Patronage Act 1874 was passed by Parliament and amended and altered the laws relating to the Appointment of Ministers to Parishes in Scotland. Paragraphs spelled out definitions to prevent the Act being subverted by processes used by Patrons and clarified that the Church of Scotland would decide on the qualifications required for Ministers.
    1884
    Age 18
    Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Korean Sang, Jae, Young, Jong, Kyong, Yong, Chang, Chong, Dong, Song, Won, Chae, Chul, Hyun, Jae Bong, Jae Hoon, Myong, Nam, Pyong, Byung, Chong Ho, Chong Su, Dae, Hae.Scottish (Aberdeenshire), English, and Dutch: from the personal name Sim(m) or Sime, a short form of Simon .Korean: variant of Shim .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Simm
    Simkin
    Simon
    Sime
    Syme
    Simcock
    Sims
    Simpson

    Sources (3)

    • Susan West Syme, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
    • Susan Bow in household of Peter Bow, "Scotland Census, 1901"
    • Susan Bow in household of Peter Bow, "Scotland Census, 1891"

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