Isabella Winning

26 January 1813–January 1881 (Age 67)
Barony, Lanarkshire, Scotland

The Life of Isabella

When Isabella Winning was born on 26 January 1813, in Barony, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, John Winning, was 32 and her mother, Isabel Janet Letham, was 25. She died in January 1881, in Airdrie, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, at the age of 68.

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John Winning
Isabel Janet Letham
Janet Winning
Elizabeth Winning
James Winning
Isabella Winning
Helen Winning
William Winning
Henry Winning
William Winning
Archibald Winning
Thomas Winning

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World Events (8)


Age 2

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1817 · Dryburgh Abbey Bridge

Age 4

Dryburgh Abbey Bridge was a cable-stayed footbridge that connected the villages of Dryburgh and St. Boswells, across the River Tweed. Before its construction, A ferry crossing service had existed here for centuries. It was originally 79 meters long and was undergoing a period of rapid growth in popularity. The Bridge was completed on August 1 but a few months later it collapsed. Very shortly after the collapse, another bridge was built further downstream. A new bridge, which still stands today, was constructed after the first World War.
1832 · The Scottish Reform Act

Age 19

The Scottish Reform Act was introduced by Parliament that introduced changes to the election laws in Scotland. The Act didn’t change the method of how the counties elected members but adopted a different solution for each pair of counties. Ultimately, it brought about boundary changes so that some burghs would have more say for the country than others.

Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized and altered form of Irish Finan .

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

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  • Isabella Winning, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

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