Colin Spalding Anderson

21 February 1865–1929 (Age 63)
Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Colin Spalding

When Colin Spalding Anderson was born on 21 February 1865, in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, James Anderson, was 30 and his mother, Margaret Spalding, was 38. He married Jane Cameron on 2 January 1895, in Mains of Melgund, Angus, Scotland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He died in 1929, in Plantation, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

Colin Spalding Anderson
Jane Cameron
Marriage: 2 January 1895
William Cameron Anderson
James Spalding Anderson
Margaret Spalding Anderson
Colin Spalding Anderson
Edward Cameron Anderson

Spouse and Children

2 January 1895
Mains of Melgund, Angus, Scotland, United Kingdom


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

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

Age 3

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.
1874 · Patronage abolished in the Church of Scotland.

Age 9

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.

Age 19

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

Scottish: Andrew's son

Sources (1)

  • Colin Spalding Anderson, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

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