Catherine Jane Elliot

9 October 1906–1995 (Age 88)
Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Catherine Jane

When Catherine Jane Elliot was born on 9 October 1906, in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, Mathew Elliott, was 26 and her mother, Catherine Barbour, was 20. She married John Gallagher on 20 September 1929, in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She died in 1995, in Glasgow, Strathclyde, Scotland, United Kingdom, at the age of 89.

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John Gallagher
Catherine Jane Elliot
Marriage: 20 September 1929
John Gallagher
Violet Gallagher
Grace Gallagher
Patrick Gallagher

Spouse and Children

20 September 1929
Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom


    John Gallagher


    Violet Gallagher



    Patrick Gallagher


Parents and Siblings



    William Elliot



    Matthew Elliot


    Jessie Walker Elliot


    Sarah Brownlie Elliot


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World Events (8)


Age 2

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1913 · Leith dockers strike 1913

Age 7

The Leith dockers strike was a strike that brought the town of Leith to a standstill after dock workers demanded an increase in pay, better working conditions, and shorter hours. The strike had an effect on the local community by not allowing trade to flow smoothly out of the docks. There totaled around 4,600 people a part of the strikes and riots but it ended near the middle of August with no demands met. since then two more strikes would happen at the same location, once in 1983 and, most recently, in 1989.
1934 · Scottish National Party founded.

Age 28

The party was founded on 7 April as the result of a merger between the National Party of Scotland and the Scottish Party with the help of John MacCormick. Its main objective was to campaign the independence of Scotland from the United Kingdom. The Scottish National Party is the largest political party in Scotland in terms of both seats in the Westminster and Holyrood parliaments, with membership reaching 125,482 members. The party does not have any members of the House of Lords.

Name Meaning

Scottish and English: variant spelling of Elliott . This spelling is mainly Scottish. Compare Eliot .

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

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Sources (3)

  • 1911 ELLIOT, MATTHEW (Census 644/11 9/ 15) Page 15 of 24
  • 1942 GALLAGHER, JOHN (Statutory registers Deaths 644/11 704)
  • 1958 Scotland Marriage Certificate of Patrick Gallagher & Grace Forsyth Gallacher

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