Anne MacAulay

20 March 1833–29 May 1875 (Age 42)
Portnahaven, Argyll and Bute, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Anne

When Anne MacAulay was born on 20 March 1833, in Portnahaven, Argyll and Bute, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, John W McAulay, was 35 and her mother, Ann MacArthur, was 24. She married Dugald Mckay on 20 January 1859, in Portnahaven, Argyll and Bute, Scotland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Islay, Argyll, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1851 and Portnahaven, Argyll, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1871. She died on 29 May 1875, in Portnahaven, Argyll and Bute, Scotland, United Kingdom, at the age of 42.

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Family Time Line

Dugald Mckay
Anne MacAulay
Marriage: 20 January 1859
Catherine Mckay
Mary Anne Mckay
Jane Mckay
John Mckay
Donald Mckay
Anne Mckay

Spouse and Children

20 January 1859
Portnahaven, Argyll and Bute, Scotland, United Kingdom


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World Events (7)

1838 · Jenners Department Store Opens its doors

Age 5

Jenners was founded by Charles Jenner as a department store for the community. The original building was destroyed by a fire in 1892 but, with a new design in mind, the store was reopened in 1895 with new features. It was named Harrods of the North after it was given Royal Warrant in 1911 and was visited by Queen Elizabeth II on its 150th anniversary. It was sold to the House of Fraser in 2005, which in 2008, made much needed improvements to the store.

Age 10

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1847 · The United Presbyterian Church of Scotland is established.

Age 14

The United Presbyterian Church of Scotland was formed in 1847. For most of its existence the United Presbyterian Church was the third largest Presbyterian Church in Scotland and flourished in Scotland for 53 years. After being reunited with the Church of Scotland in 1929, it continues to bring relief to the local communities.

Name Meaning

Scottish: see McCauley .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Anne Mcaulay in household of Anne Mcaulay, "Scotland Census, 1851"
  • Anne Mckay in household of Dugald Mckay, "Scotland Census, 1871"
  • Dugall Mcphail in the 1871 Scotland Census

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