Rebecca Maxwell

June 1743–
Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland

The Life of Rebecca

When Rebecca Maxwell was born in June 1743, in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, her father, William Maxwell, was 41 and her mother, Margaret Thomson, was 40.

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Family Time Line

William Maxwell
1702–
Margaret Thomson
1703–
Margaret Maxwell
1724–1798
Marion Maxwell
1726–
Isobell Maxwell
1728–
Mary Maxwell
1730–
Thomas Maxwell
1731–
William Maxwell
1733–
Helen Maxwell
1735–
Bathia Maxwell
1737–
Agnes Maxwell
1739–
Andrew Maxwell
1741–
Rebecca Maxwell
1743–
Robina Maxwell
1743–
Rebecca Maxwell
1745–
Bertha Maxwell
1746–

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Name Meaning

1 Scottish: habitational name from a place near Melrose in Roxburghshire. The place name is first recorded in 1144 in the form Mackeswell ‘Mack's spring or stream (Old English well(a))’.2 Irish: this surname is common in Ulster, where it has sometimes been adopted as an alternative to Miskell .3 Jewish: arbitrary adoption of the Scottish name, or Americanized form of one or more like-sounding Jewish surnames.

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

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