William Barrie

23 June 1857–
Bothwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of William

When William Barrie was born on 23 June 1857, in Bothwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, James Barrie, was 35 and his mother, Christina Jack, was 37.

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Family Time Line

James Barrie
1822–1883
Christina Jack
1820–1862
Andrew Barrie
1841–1888
James Barrie
1843–
Robert Boyd Barrie
1846–
Jean Barrie
1849–
Jean Barrie
1851–
Williamina Thomson Barrie
1854–
William Barrie
1857–
John Barrie
1859–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (3)

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

Age 11

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.
1884

Age 27

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1908

Age 51

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from any of various places, especially one in Angus, generally named with Gaelic barr ‘height’, ‘hill’, or from a British cognate of this word.

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

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  • William Barrie, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

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