Philip Ross Watson

18 October 1858–10 January 1946 (Age 87)
Shotts, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Philip Ross

Philip Ross Watson was born on 18 October 1858, in Shotts, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom. He married Annie Docherty on 27 February 1880, in Shotts, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 10 January 1946, in Cleland, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, at the age of 87.

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Philip Ross Watson
Annie Docherty
Marriage: 27 February 1880
Margaret Watson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 February 1880Shotts, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
  • Children


    World Events (8)

    1868 · The Representation of the people (Scotland) Act 1868
    Age 10
    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.
    1874 · Patronage abolished in the Church of Scotland.
    Age 16
    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.
    Age 26
    Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

    Name Meaning

    Scottish and northern English: patronymic from the personal name Wat ( see Watt )

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

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