Isabella Chalmers

about 1883–12 November 1953 (Age 70)
Falkirk, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Isabella

When Isabella Chalmers was born about 1883, in Falkirk, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, William Chalmers, was 32 and her mother, Annie Tully, was 31. She married John Thomas Jackson on 22 December 1905, in Laurieston, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 12 November 1953, in Polmont, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

John Thomas Jackson
1877–1914
Isabella Chalmers
1883–1953
Marriage: 22 December 1905
John Thomas Jackson
1906–1977
Isabella Jackson
1907–1908
William Chalmers Jackson
1909–1976
Annie Jackson
1911–1971

Spouse and Children

    John Thomas Jackson

    Male1877–1914Male

    Female1883–1953Female

MARRIAGE
22 December 1905
Laurieston, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
children

(4)

    John Thomas Jackson

    Male1906–1977Male

    Isabella Jackson

    Female1907–1908Female

    William Chalmers Jackson

    Male1909–1976Male

    Annie Jackson

    Female1911–1971Female

Parents and Siblings

    Male1851–1895Male

    Annie Tully

    Female1852–1926Female

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1884

Age 1

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1885 · Creation of the Secretary of State for Scotland.

Age 2

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 19

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

Scottish: variant of Chambers . The -l- was originally an orthographic device to indicate the length of the vowel after assimilation of -mb- to -m(m)-.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Bella Chalmers in household of William Chalmers, "Scotland Census, 1891"
  • 1891 Scotland Census

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