Helen Gebbie

10 October 1862–
Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Helen

When Helen Gebbie was born on 10 October 1862, in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, Alexander Gebbie, was 35 and her mother, Mary Steel, was 39. She lived in Blythswood, Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1871 and Anderston, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom for about 10 years.

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Alexander Gebbie
Mary Steel
Mary Gebbie
John Gebbie
James Gebbie
Helen Gebbie
Alexander Gebbie
Annie Gebbie
Andrew Gebbie

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World Events (8)

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.

Age 22

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1896 · Opening of the Glasgow Subway.

Age 34

The Glasgow Subway opened on 14 December and is the third-oldest underground metro system in the world. It is one of very few subways that have a running gauge of 4 feet, but its twin circular lines were never expanded.

Name Meaning

Scottish: from a pet form of the Norman personal name Giselbert ( see Gilbert ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Helen Gebbie, "Scotland Census, 1891"
  • Helen Gebbie, "Scotland Census, 1881"
  • Helen Gebbie, "Scotland Census, 1871"

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