Rebecca Mcpherson

12 July 1862–1871 (Age 8)
Bothwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Rebecca

When Rebecca Mcpherson was born on 12 July 1862, in Bothwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, John McPherson, was 38 and her mother, Ann Notman, was 35. She died in 1871, at the age of 9.

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Family Time Line

John McPherson
1824–1881
Ann Notman
1827–
John McPherson
1850–
Janet McPherson
1852–
William McPherson
1855–
Elizabeth Mcpherson
1856–
Helen Mcpherson
1858–
James Mcpherson
1860–
Rebecca Mcpherson
1862–1871
Francis or Frank McPherson
1864–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

    John McPherson

    Male1850–Male

    Janet McPherson

    Female1852–Female

    William McPherson

    Male1855–Male

    Elizabeth Mcpherson

    Female1856–Female

    Helen Mcpherson

    Female1858–Female

+3 More Children

World Events (1)

1868 · The Representation of the people (Scotland) Act 1868

Age 6

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.

Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac an Phearsain ‘son of the parson’ ( see Parsons ). This is the surname of various ecclesiastical families in Aberdeenshire and Argyll; it is also established in northern Ireland.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Rebecca Mcpherson, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

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