Agnes Ritchie

Brief Life History of Agnes

When Agnes Ritchie was born on 5 January 1667, in Ayr, Ayrshire, Scotland, her father, David Ramsay Ritchie, was 25 and her mother, JEAN SMYTH, was 37. She married Sir William Craig on 1 December 1681, in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She died in 1744, in Scotland, United Kingdom, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Sir William Craig
1662–1774
Agnes Ritchie
1667–1744
Marriage: 1 December 1681
Andrew Craig
1683–
James Craig
William Craig
1685–1756
Agnes Craig
1686–
Jane Craig
1687–
Janet Craig
1690–
Adam Craig
1692–
Thomas Craig
1732–1832

Sources (11)

  • Scotland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950
  • Agnes Ritchie, "Scotland, Marriages, 1561-1910"
  • Agnes Ritchie in entry for Adam Craig, "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

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Name Meaning

Scottish: from a Scottish and northern English pet form of the personal name Rich , a short form of Richard . This surname is also common in Ulster.

Altered form of German Richer 1.

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

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