Margaret Craig

24 July 1726–
Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Margaret

When Margaret Craig was christened on 24 July 1726, in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, James Craig, was 35 and her mother, Margaret Paterson, was 30.

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James Craig
1691–
Margaret Paterson
1695–
Mathew Craig
1718–
James Craig
1719–
Alexander Craig
1720–1766
Alexander Craig
1720–
Andrew CRAIG
1722–
Janet CRAIG
1724–
Margaret Craig
1726–
Hellen Craig
1728–
CRAIG
1730–

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World Events (3)

1802 · John Playfair publishes summary of James Hutton's theories of geology.

In 1802, John Playfair published the Illustrations of the Huttonian Theory of the Earth. His influence was by James Hutton’s knowledge of the earth’s geology.
1815

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

Scottish: topographic name for someone who lived near a steep or precipitous rock, from Gaelic creag, a word that has been borrowed in Middle English as crag(g).

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

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