Robert Prentice

28 August 1872–
Douglas, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Robert

Robert Prentice was born on 28 August 1872, in Douglas, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom as the son of Robert Prentice and Agnes Gold.

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Family Time Line

Robert Prentice
Agnes Gold
1837–1902
Grace Prentice
1858–
Thomas Prentice
1860–
James Prentice
1861–
Anne Prentice
1863–1944
Janet Prentice
1863–
Margaret Prentice
1865–
Helen Prentice
1867–1918
Mary Jane Prentice
1868–
Marion Prentice
1870–
Robert Prentice
1872–
John Prentice
1874–
William Prentice
1877–1955
Andrew Prentice
1881–

Parents and Siblings

    Robert Prentice

    MaleMale

    Agnes Gold

    Female1837–1902Female

siblings

(13)

    Grace Prentice

    Female1858–Female

    Thomas Prentice

    Male1860–Male

    James Prentice

    Male1861–Male

    Anne Prentice

    Female1863–1944Female

    Janet Prentice

    Female1863–Female

+8 More Children

World Events (3)

1874 · Patronage abolished in the Church of Scotland.

Age 2

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.
1884

Age 12

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1908

Age 36

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

Scottish and English: from a reduced form of Middle English, Old French aprentis ‘apprentice’ (from Old French aprendre ‘to learn’, ‘to understand’, Latin appre(he)ndere ‘to understand, grasp’), denoting someone learning a craft or trade, but probably originating as a nickname in the case of the surname.

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

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  • Robert Prentice, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

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