Grace Johnson

1796–
Kildalton, Argyll, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Grace

Grace Johnson was born in 1796, in Kildalton, Argyll, Scotland, United Kingdom as the daughter of Dougald Johnston and Grace. She married Dugald Gilchrist about 1811, in Kildalton, Argyll, Scotland. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Dugald Gilchrist
1776–1851
Grace Johnson
1796–
Marriage: about 1811
Anne Gilchrist
1812–
Elizabeth Gilchrist
1814–1872
Ronald Gilchrist
1816–1879
James Gilchrist
1818–
Duncan Gilchrist
1823–
Margaret Gilchrist
1826–1888
John Gilchrist
1826–
James Gilchrist
1830–1908
Donald Gilchrist
1832–1913
Mary Gilchrist
1834–1917
Catherine Gilchrist
1838–1891

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1811
Kildalton, Argyll, Scotland
children

(11)

    Anne Gilchrist

    Female1812–Female

    Elizabeth Gilchrist

    Female1814–1872Female

    Ronald Gilchrist

    Male1816–1879Male

    James Gilchrist

    Male1818–Male

    Duncan Gilchrist

    Male1823–Male

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Dougald Johnston

    MaleMale

    Grace

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1802 · John Playfair publishes summary of James Hutton's theories of geology.

Age 6

In 1802, John Playfair published the Illustrations of the Huttonian Theory of the Earth. His influence was by James Hutton’s knowledge of the earth’s geology.
1815

Age 19

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1830

Age 34

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: patronymic from the personal name John . As an American family name, Johnson has absorbed patronymics and many other derivatives of this name in continental European languages. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 .)

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Grace Johnson in entry for Mary Gilchrist Campbell, "Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947"
  • Grace Johnston in entry for Donald Gilchrist and Flora Brown, "Ontario, County Marriage Registers, 1858-1869"
  • Grace Johnstone in entry for Archibald Gillies and Catherine Gilchrist, "Ontario, County Marriage Registers, 1858-1869"

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