Andrew Adamson

16 January 1861–
Tradeston, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Andrew

When Andrew Adamson was born on 16 January 1861, in Tradeston, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, Andrew Adamson, was 39 and his mother, Mary Crosbie, was 39. He lived in Kilmacolm, Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1891.

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Family Time Line

Andrew Adamson
1821–
Mary Crosbie
1822–1903
John Adamson
1849–
Ann Wilson Adamson
1853–1932
Marion Foulds Adamson
1855–1948
William Adamson
1859–
Andrew Adamson
1861–
James Alexander Adamson
1863–1863
Mary Jane Paton Adamson
1865–

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World Events (8)

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

Age 7

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 23

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

Age 35

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

Common patronymic form of Adam , especially in Scotland, where the name is borne by a sept of clan McIntosh. In the U.S., this form may also have absorbed some patronymic forms of Adam in various other languages. Compare Adams .

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Sources (3)

  • Andrew Adamson in household of Andrew Adamson, "Scotland Census, 1861"
  • Andrew Adamson in household of Andrew Anderson, "Scotland Census, 1871"
  • Andrew Adamson in household of Andrew Adamson, "Scotland Census, 1891"

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