William Milne

1865–1945 (Age 80)
Kemnay, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of William

When William Milne was born about 1865, in Kemnay, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, William Milne, was 26 and his mother, Helen Christie, was 22. He married Annabella Cruickshank on 8 July 1892, in Kemnay, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He died in 1945, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

William Milne
Annabella Cruickshank
Marriage: 8 July 1892
George Milne
George C Milne
Elizabeth A C Milne
Maria C Milne
Jane Cruickshank Milne

Spouse & Children

8 July 1892
Kemnay, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, United Kingdom


  • George Milne


  • Jane Cruickshank Milne


  • George C Milne


  • Female1900–1960Female

  • Maria C Milne


Parents & Siblings

  • William Milne


  • Helen Christie




  • Male1865–1945Male

  • James Milne


  • Alexander Milne


  • Frederick Milne


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).
1890 · Opening of the Forth Railway Bridge.

Age 25

The Forth Bridge is a railway bridge across the Firth of Forth river in the east of Scotland, 9 miles west of Edinburgh City Center. It is considered as a symbol of Scotland and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It was opened on 4 March and was the longest single cantilever bridge span in the world until 1919. It is still in operation.

Name Meaning

Scottish (common in Aberdeenshire): occupational name for a miller or someone who lived at a mill, Old English mylen ‘mill’ ( see Mill , Milner ). The Scottish name found its way to Ireland; MacLysaght records that it has been in Dublin since the early 18th century. In some cases it has absorbed Irish Moyle .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • William Milne, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

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