John Izett

13 January 1863–
Dreghorn, Ayrshire, Scotland

The Life of John

When John Izett was born on 13 January 1863, in Dreghorn, Ayrshire, Scotland, his father, Andrew Izett, was 31 and his mother, Catherine Taylor, was 30. He lived in Hutchesontown, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1871 and Cathcart, Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1881.

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Family Time Line

Andrew Izett
1831–
Catherine Taylor
1832–
Robert Izet
1853–
Margaret Izet
1854–
Agnes Izett
1857–
Jane Izzet
1859–
Helen Izett
1860–
John Izett
1863–
William Izett
1865–
Mary Izat
1866–
Janet Izett
1869–
Catherine Izett
1871–
Alexander Izett
1874–
Ann Izat
1877–
Elizabeth Izat
1877–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

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

Age 5

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 21

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

Age 33

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

English (Midlands): unexplained.

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

Sources (3)

  • John Izat, "Scotland Census, 1881"
  • John Izzett, "Scotland Census, 1871"
  • John Izett, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

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