Margaret Calder

Femaleabout 1508–1600

Brief Life History of Margaret

Margaret Calder was born about 1508, in Cawdor, Nairnshire, Scotland, United Kingdom. She had at least 1 daughter. She died in 1600, in Scotland, United Kingdom, at the age of 93.

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Margaret Calder
1508–1600
Christian Sinclair
1534–1555

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    Name Meaning

    Scottish: habitational name from any of the places called Calder in Midlothian and Caithness, or Cawdor in Nairnshire.

    English: perhaps a habitational name from Calder in Cumbria, named from the river on which it stands (probably a British name, from Welsh caled ‘hard, violent’ + dwfr ‘water, stream’). However, the modern surname in England seems to be of Scottish origin, rather than from the Cumbrian placename.

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