Charles Connor

7 January 1869–
Old Monkland, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Charles

When Charles Connor was born on 7 January 1869, in Old Monkland, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, Charles Connor, was 25 and his mother, Janet Brown, was 25. He lived in Milton, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1891 and Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1901.

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Charles Connor
Janet Brown
James Connor
John Brown Connor
Charles Connor
David Muir Connor
Jessie Rankin Connor
George Muir Connor
Grace Muir Connor

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    Janet Brown




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World Events (8)

1874 · Patronage abolished in the Church of Scotland.

Age 5

The Church Patronage Act 1874 was passed by Parliament and amended and altered the laws relating to the Appointment of Ministers to Parishes in Scotland. Paragraphs spelled out definitions to prevent the Act being subverted by processes used by Patrons and clarified that the Church of Scotland would decide on the qualifications required for Ministers.

Age 15

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1902 · The Scottish National Antarctic Expedition

Age 33

The Scottish National Antarctic Expedition was organized and led by William Speirs Bruce. Him along with Robert Falcon Scott’s Discovery Expedition completed an exploration of Antarctica. They established the first manned meteorological station, the Orcadas, in 1903 and discovered new land east of the Weddell Sea. The expedition was described as the most cost-effective and carefully planned scientific expedition of the Heroic Age. The Orcadas weather station has been in continuous operation ever since.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of O'Connor , which is an Anglicization of Gaelic Ó Conchobhair ‘descendant of Conchobhar’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charles Conner in household of Charles Conner, "Scotland Census, 1901"
  • Charles Conner in household of Charles Conner, "Scotland Census, 1881"
  • Charles Connor in household of Charles Connor, "Scotland Census, 1891"

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