Richard Cullen

Maleabout 1851–1870

Brief Life History of Richard

When Richard Cullen was born about 1851, in Bothwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, Robert Cullen, was 26 and his mother, Mary Gardner Clark, was 25. He died in 1870, in Hamilton, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, at the age of 20.

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Robert Cullen
Mary Gardner Clark
Alexander Cullen
Richard Cullen
about 1851–1870
Alexander Cullen
Mary Gardiner or Aitkin Cullen
Annie Cullen
Elizabeth Cullen
John Cullen
Elizabeth Cullen
Robert Cullen
James Cullen
William Cullen

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    World Events (3)

    1854 · Great North of Scotland Railway

    Age 3

    Being one of the two smallest railways in 1923, the Great North of Scotland Railway carried its first passengers from Kittybrewster to Huntly in 1854. In the 1880s the railways were refurbished to give express services to the suburban parts in Aberdeen. There were junctions with the Highland Railway established to help connect Aberdeenshire, Banffshire and Moray counties. The railway started to deliver goods from the North Sean and from the whisky distilleries in Speyside. With the implementation of bus services and the purchase of the British Railway the Great North of Scotland Railway was discontinued.

    1857 · Police (Scotland) Act 1857

    Age 6

    The Police Act 1857 was an Act put into place by Parliament to establish a mandatory police force in every county of Scotland.

    1868 · The Representation of the people (Scotland) Act 1868

    Age 17

    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.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, Declan, Dermot, Donal, Fergus, Aidan, Brennan, Donovan, Eamon, Eamonn, Kieran, Liam.

    Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cuileáin ‘descendant of Cuileán’, a variant of the personal name Coileán meaning ‘puppy’ or ‘young hound’ (see Collin ).

    Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cuilinn ‘descendant of Cuileann’, a byname meaning ‘holly’.

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

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