Agnes Wilson

10 September 1780–
Gorbals, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Agnes

When Agnes Wilson was born on 10 September 1780, in Gorbals, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, John Willson, was 40 and her mother, Ann Craig, was 36.

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John Willson
1740–
Ann Craig
1744–
Ann Wilson
1769–
John Wilson
1771–
Humphrey Wilson
1773–
Anne Wilson
1776–1836
James Wilson
1777–
Agnes Wilson
1780–
Margaret Wilson
1784–

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World Events (3)

1802 · John Playfair publishes summary of James Hutton's theories of geology.

Age 22

In 1802, John Playfair published the Illustrations of the Huttonian Theory of the Earth. His influence was by James Hutton’s knowledge of the earth’s geology.
1815

Age 35

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Age 43

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and northern Irish: patronymic from the personal name Will , a very common medieval short form of William .

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

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