Mable Alexandrea Christie

18 July 1908–30 April 1987 (Age 78)
Turriff, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Mable Alexandrea

When Mable Alexandrea Christie was born on 18 July 1908, in Turriff, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, Alexander Fordyce Christie, was 40 and her mother, Barbara Thom, was 37. She had at least 1 son with John Girvan Dalgleish. She died on 30 April 1987, in Nettleham, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 78, and was buried in Nettleham, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

John Girvan Dalgleish
1911–1991
Mable Alexandrea Christie
1908–1987
Ian Lauriston Dalgleish
1940–1941

Spouse and Children

children

(1)

    Ian Lauriston Dalgleish

    Male1940–1941Male

Parents and Siblings

    Alexander Fordyce Christie

    Male1868–1941Male

    Barbara Thom

    Female1870–1952Female

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1913 · Leith dockers strike 1913

Age 5

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.
1914

Age 6

Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.
1934 · Scottish National Party founded.

Age 26

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: from the personal name Christie, a pet form of Christian .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Mabel Alexandra Christie in entry for John Girvan Dalgleish, "British Newspaper Archive, Family Notices"
  • Mabel Alexandra Christie Dalgleish, "Find A Grave Index"

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