Jane Graham Faichnie

1892–1964 (Age 72)
Kirkintilloch, Dunbartonshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Jane Graham

When Jane Graham Faichnie was born in 1892, in Kirkintilloch, Dunbartonshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, William Faichney, was 34 and her mother, Jean Surgeon, was 32. She married Alexander Lilli Stewart in 1946, in Kirkintilloch, Dunbartonshire, Scotland, United Kingdom. She died in 1964, in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Alexander Lilli Stewart
Jane Graham Faichnie
Marriage: 1946

Spouse and Children

Kirkintilloch, Dunbartonshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

Parents and Siblings

    William Faichney


    Jean Surgeon




    Mary Jane Faichnie



    Rebecca Surgener Faichnie


    Eliza Watt Faichnie


    Annie Surgener Faichnie


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World Events (8)

1896 · Opening of the Glasgow Subway.

Age 4

The Glasgow Subway opened on 14 December and is the third-oldest underground metro system in the world. It is one of very few subways that have a running gauge of 4 feet, but its twin circular lines were never expanded.

Age 16

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1913 · Leith dockers strike 1913

Age 21

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.

Name Meaning

Scottish: see Faichney .

Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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Sources (3)

  • 1911 British Isles Census
  • 1901 British Isles Census
  • Scotland Civil Death Index

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