Andrew Lauder Boyle

11 December 1868–1951 (Age 82)
Hutchesontown, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Andrew Lauder

When Andrew Lauder Boyle was born on 11 December 1868, in Hutchesontown, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, Alexander Boyle, was 49 and his mother, Helen Findlay Gemmell, was 37. He had at least 1 daughter with Margaret Buchanan Henderson. He lived in Gorbals, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1881. He died in 1951, in Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom, at the age of 83.

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Andrew Lauder Boyle
Margaret Buchanan Henderson
Margaret Buchanan Henderson Boyle

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World Events (8)

1874 · Patronage abolished in the Church of Scotland.

Age 6

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 16

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1890 · Opening of the Forth Railway Bridge.

Age 22

The Forth Bridge is a railway bridge across the Firth of Forth river in the east of Scotland, 9 miles west of Edinburgh City Center. It is considered as a symbol of Scotland and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It was opened on 4 March and was the longest single cantilever bridge span in the world until 1919. It is still in operation.

Name Meaning

Irish (Donegal): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Baoithghill ‘descendant of Baoithgheall’, a personal name of uncertain meaning, perhaps from baoth ‘rash’ + geall ‘pledge’.

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

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  • Andrew Boyle in household of Alexander Boyle, "Scotland Census, 1881"
  • Andrew Boyle in household of Alexander Boyle, "Scotland Census, 1871"
  • Andrew Lauder Boyle, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

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