Agnes Crichton

1897–1985 (Age 88)
Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Agnes

When Agnes Crichton was born in 1897, in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, John Sinclair Crichton, was 33 and her mother, Agnes Andrew Mcewan, was 35. She died in 1985, at the age of 88.

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John Sinclair Crichton
Agnes Andrew Mcewan
Mary Peacock Crichton
Agnes Crichton
Saint Clair Crichton
William McEwan Crichton

Parents and Siblings

    John Sinclair Crichton


    Agnes Andrew Mcewan




World Events (8)

1902 · The Scottish National Antarctic Expedition

Age 5

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.

Age 11

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Age 27

First UK government led by the Labor party under Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish spelling of Creighton .2 Perhaps an Americanized spelling of Dutch Kruchten .

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

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