Margaret Mclaws

17 January 1856–
Anderston, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Margaret

When Margaret Mclaws was born on 17 January 1856, in Anderston, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, William McLaws, was 30 and her mother, Elizabeth Waddell, was 24. She lived in Springburn, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1861 and Old Kilpatrick, Dunbartonshire, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1871.

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William McLaws
Elizabeth Waddell
William McLaws Jr.
Elizabeth McLaws
Margaret Mclaws
Fanny McLaws
George Waddell Mclaws
John Mclaws
David Mclaws
John Mclaws
Alexander Mclaws
Jessie McLaws
Robert Mclaws
James Mclaws

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World Events (8)

1857 · Police (Scotland) Act 1857

Age 1

The Police Act 1857 was an Act put into place by Parliament to establish a mandatory police force in every county of Scotland.

Age 28

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

Age 34

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

Perhaps a Americanized form of Scottish or Irish McLeish .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Margaret Mclaws, "Scotland Census, 1861"
  • Margaret Mclaws, "Scotland Census, 1871"
  • Margaret Mclaws, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

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