John Archibald

9 February 1873–2 January 1890 (Age 16)
Gladsmuir, Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of John

When John Archibald was born on 9 February 1873, in Gladsmuir, Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, James Archibald, was 37 and his mother, Isabella Thompson Henderson, was 36. He died on 2 January 1890, in Queensland, Australia, at the age of 16, and was buried in Ipswich Cemetery, Ipswich, Queensland, Australia.

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Family Time Line

James Archibald
1835–1903
Isabella Thompson Henderson
1836–1895
Christina Dalzell Archibald
1857–1941
Elizabeth Archibald
1858–1871
Mary Archibald
1859–1860
Archibald
1861–1861
Alexander Archibald
1863–1873
Euphemia Archibald
1865–1938
James Henderson Archibald
1868–1874
Janet Henderson Archibald
1870–1929
John Archibald
1873–1890
Thomas Henderson Archibald
1875–1949
Robert Archibald
1877–1899

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (5)

1874 · Patronage abolished in the Church of Scotland.
Age 1
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.
1877
Age 4
Australia and England play the first-ever cricket Test match in Melbourne.
1884
Age 11
Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

Bold in work or activity. Gilleasbuig is the Gaelic form of Archibald.

Possible Related Names

Gilleasbuig

Sources (2)

  • John Archibald, "Australia Cemetery Inscriptions, 1802-2005"
  • John Archibald, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

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