Williamina Duncan Wilson

1881–1951 (Age 70)
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Williamina Duncan

Williamina Duncan Wilson was born in 1881, in Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom. She had at least 1 son with Andrew Mitchell Chalmers. She died in 1951, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

Andrew Chalmers
1879–
Williamina Duncan Wilson
1881–1951
Margaret Chalmers
1901–
James Marshall Chalmers
1903–1906
Grace Marshall Chalmers
1905–

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Children

(3)

World Events (8)

1884
Age 3
Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1885 · Creation of the Secretary of State for Scotland.
Age 4
The post of Secretary for Scotland was established in 1885 after the need arose after establishing different departments for the benefit of the communities.
1902 · The Scottish National Antarctic Expedition
Age 21
The Scottish National Antarctic Expedition was organized and led by William Speirs Bruce. Him along with Robert Falcon Scott’s Discovery Expedition completed an exploration of Antarctica. They established the first manned meteorological station, the Orcadas, in 1903 and discovered new land east of the Weddell Sea. The expedition was described as the most cost-effective and carefully planned scientific expedition of the Heroic Age. The Orcadas weather station has been in continuous operation ever since.

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and northern Irish: patronymic from the personal name Will , a very common medieval short form of William .

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

Possible Related Names

Will
William
Willson

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