Marion Aitken Pringle

26 October 1862–
Rutherglen, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Marion Aitken

When Marion Aitken Pringle was born on 26 October 1862, in Rutherglen, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, George Pringle, was 30 and her mother, Christine Jamieson Paterson, was 26. She married Thomas Aitken on 1 November 1900, in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 7 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Aitken
1867–1946
Marion Aitken Pringle
1862–
Marriage: 1 November 1900
Christina Peterson Aitken
1901–1982
Aitken
1903–1903
Jessie Aitkin
1907–1926
Gladys Aitkin
1907–
Jennie Aitkin
1907–
Grace Aitkin
1909–
Jennie Aitkin
1909–
Jeanie M Aitken
1917–1931

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 November 1900
Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States
children

(8)

    Christina Peterson Aitken

    Female1901–1982Female

    Aitken

    Male1903–1903Male

    Jessie Aitkin

    Female1907–1926Female

    Gladys Aitkin

    Female1907–Female

    Jennie Aitkin

    Female1907–Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    George Pringle

    Male1832–1905Male

    Christine Jamieson Paterson

    Female1836–1901Female

siblings

(11)

    George Pringle

    Male1858–1928Male

    John Pringle

    Male1860–Male

    Female1862–Female

    James Pringle

    Male1864–Male

    Agnes Pringle

    Female1866–Female

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1868 · The Representation of the people (Scotland) Act 1868

Age 6

The Representation of the People (Scotland) Act 1868 was passed by Parliament and allowed for the creation of seven additional Scottish seats in the House of Commons. Along with the seats, Two University constituencies were created. These each returned one member to Parliament.
1884

Age 22

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1896 · Opening of the Glasgow Subway.

Age 34

The Glasgow Subway opened on 14 December and is the third-oldest underground metro system in the world. It is one of very few subways that have a running gauge of 4 feet, but its twin circular lines were never expanded.

Name Meaning

Scottish and English (Northumbria): habitational name from a place near Stow Roxburghshire, formerly called Hop(p)ringle, from Middle English hop ‘enclosed valley’ + a name of Old Norse origin composed of the byname Prjónn ‘pin’, ‘peg’ + an unidentified second element.

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

Sources (3)

  • Marion in entry for Jeanie Aitken, "Rhode Island, Vital records, 1846-1898, 1901-1953"
  • Marion Aitken in entry for Jeanie Aitken, "Rhode Island, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1630-1945"
  • Marion Aitken in entry for Jeanie Mckerrecher Aitken, "Rhode Island Deaths and Burials, 1802-1950"

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