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
1865–1945
Annabella Cruickshank
1872–1945
Marriage: 8 July 1892
George Milne
1891–
George C Milne
1898–
Elizabeth A C Milne
1900–1960
Maria C Milne
1901–
Jane Cruickshank Milne
1893–1954

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
8 July 1892
Kemnay, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
children

(5)

  • George Milne

    Male1891–Male

  • Jane Cruickshank Milne

    Female1893–1954Female

  • George C Milne

    Male1898–Male

  • Female1900–1960Female

  • Maria C Milne

    Female1901–Female

Parents & Siblings

  • William Milne

    Male1839–Male

  • Helen Christie

    Female1843–Female

siblings

(4)

  • Male1865–1945Male

  • James Milne

    Male1867–Male

  • Alexander Milne

    Male1870–Male

  • Frederick Milne

    Male1872–Male

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.
1884

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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