William M'Kie

24 August 1718–
Minnigaff, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of William

William M'Kie was christened on 24 August 1718, in Minnigaff, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland, United Kingdom as the son of Thomas Mcwhanle and Elizabeth McKie.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Mcwhanle
Elizabeth McKie
1700–1800
William M'Kie
1718–
McWhanle
1720–
Margaret Mcwhanle
1722–

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Mcwhanle

    MaleMale

    Female1700–1800Female

siblings

(3)

    Male1718–Male

    McWhanle

    Male1720–Male

    Margaret Mcwhanle

    Female1722–Female

World Events (3)

1802 · John Playfair publishes summary of James Hutton's theories of geology.

In 1802, John Playfair published the Illustrations of the Huttonian Theory of the Earth. His influence was by James Hutton’s knowledge of the earth’s geology.
1815

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of McCoy .

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

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