Henry Mc Quillen

Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Henry

When Henry Mc Quillen was born on 26 December 1865, in Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, Robert McQuillen, was 39 and his mother, Margaret Hynd, was 36. He lived in St. Andrews, Midlothian, Scotland in 1871.

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Robert McQuillen
Margaret Hynd
John Mc Quillen
Janet Mc Quillen
Elizabeth Mc Quillen
Henry Mc Quillen
Robert Mc Quillen
Margaret Mc Quillen

Parents & Siblings

  • Robert McQuillen


  • Female1829–Female



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World Events (8)

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

Age 3

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.

Age 19

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

Age 31

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

1 Vietnamese: unexplained.2 Shortened form of any of the many Scottish and Irish surnames formed with Gaelic mac ‘son of’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Henry Mcquillan in household of Robert Mcquillan, "Scotland Census, 1871"
  • Henry Mcquillen in household of Robert Mcquillen, "Scotland Census, 1881"
  • Henry Mc Quillen, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

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