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.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Alexander Gebbie
1827–1895
Mary Steel
1823–
Mary Gebbie
1855–
John Gebbie
1858–1950
James Gebbie
1860–1941
Helen Gebbie
1862–
Alexander Gebbie
1864–
Annie Gebbie
1867–
Andrew Gebbie
1872–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

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.
1884

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

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

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.