George Paton

about 1837–
Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of George

When George Paton was born about 1837, in Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Paton, was 22 and his mother, Agnes Girvan, was 15.

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Thomas Paton
1815–1863
Agnes Girvan
1822–1892
George Paton
1837–
Agnes Paton
1839–
Jeannie Paton
1854–1946
John Paton
1844–
Mary Paton
1846–1909
Agnes Girvin Paton
1853–1927
Thomas Paton
1856–1947
Jean Paton
1859–
Jane Paton
1861–

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Paton

    Male1815–1863Male

    Female1822–1892Female

siblings

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World Events (3)

1838 · Jenners Department Store Opens its doors

Age 1

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.
1843

Age 6

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1884

Age 47

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

Scottish: from a pet form of the personal name Pat (short form of Patrick ), formed with the Old French diminutive suffix -on.

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

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