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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Family Time Line

John Sinclair Crichton
1864–1940
Agnes Andrew Mcewan
1862–1933
Mary Peacock Crichton
1895–1976
Agnes Crichton
1897–1985
Saint Clair Crichton
1900–1992
William McEwan Crichton
1901–1968

Parents and Siblings

    John Sinclair Crichton

    Male1864–1940Male

    Agnes Andrew Mcewan

    Female1862–1933Female

siblings

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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.
1908

Age 11

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1924

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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