Janet Crawford

Female25 May 1814–1867

Brief Life History of Janet

Janet Crawford was born on 25 May 1814, in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom as the daughter of Janet Milligan. She married Alexander Doig in 1836, in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She died in 1867, in Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia, at the age of 53.

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Family Time Line

Alexander Doig
1811–1850
Janet Crawford
1814–1867
Marriage: 1836
Jane Doig
1838–1867
Elizabeth DOIG
1840–1906
Peter Doig
1839–
James Doig
1840–1903
John Doig
1846–1886
Janet Doig
1850–1915

Sources (3)

  • Janet Crawford, "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
  • Janet Crawford, "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
  • Janet Crawford, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1836Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
  • Children (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1815

    Age 1

    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

    1817 · Dryburgh Abbey Bridge

    Age 3

    Dryburgh Abbey Bridge was a cable-stayed footbridge that connected the villages of Dryburgh and St. Boswells, across the River Tweed. Before its construction, A ferry crossing service had existed here for centuries. It was originally 79 meters long and was undergoing a period of rapid growth in popularity. The Bridge was completed on August 1 but a few months later it collapsed. Very shortly after the collapse, another bridge was built further downstream. A new bridge, which still stands today, was constructed after the first World War.

    1829

    Age 15

    Australia is claimed as British territory.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish and English: habitational name from any of various places called Crawford, primarily the one in Lanarkshire (Scotland), and possibly also from the one in Lancashire. Both are named in Old English with crāwe ‘crow’ + ford ‘ford’.

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

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