Alexander Mair Hutchison

11 November 1873–
Kirkmichael, Dumfriesshire, Scotland

The Life Summary of Alexander Mair

When Alexander Mair Hutchison was born on 11 November 1873, in Kirkmichael, Dumfriesshire, Scotland, his father, Hugh Campull Hutchison, was 34 and his mother, Janet Mair, was 37. He lived in Liberton, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1891.

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Family Time Line

Hugh Campull Hutchison
1839–
Janet Mair
1836–
Agnes Miller Hutchison
1864–
Janet Hodge Hutchison
1868–
James Hutchison
1871–
Alexander Mair Hutchison
1873–

Parents and Siblings

Siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

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.
1884
Age 11
Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1905 · Stornoway Town Hall
Age 32
Stornoway Town Hall was the first town hall in Stornoway Scotland but burned down in 1918. The clock tower on the building became famous after Calum Kennedy named a song after the town called ‘Lovely Stornoway’. The current building is still being used as a multi-purpose venue. Hosting different commercial and community activities.

Name Meaning

Scottish: patronymic from the medieval personal name Hutche, a variant of Hugh .

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

Possible Related Names

Hutcherson
Hugh
Hutcheson

Sources (2)

  • Alex Hutchison in household of Hugh Hutchison, "Scotland Census, 1891"
  • Alexander Mair Hutchison, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

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