Marie Welch Sinclair

1918–1969 (Age 50)
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Marie Welch

Marie Welch Sinclair was born on 21 May 1918, in Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom. She married William George McDonald on 28 July 1950, in Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom. She died on 4 February 1969, in her hometown, at the age of 50.

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Marie Welch Sinclair
1918–1969
William George McDonald
1910–1968
Marriage: 28 July 1950

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MARRIAGE
28 July 1950
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom

World Events (8)

1919 · Battle of George Square

Age 1

A few months after the ending of World War I, a violent confrontation arose between the Glasgow City Police and workers on strike. There were no fatalities in the skirmish, and it caused the work week to be reduced to 40 hours. But, In the aftermath the leaders of the strike were arrested and British troops were moved to Glasgow and its surrounding areas.
1924

Age 6

First UK government led by the Labor party under Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald.
1934 · Scottish National Party founded.

Age 16

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

1 Scottish (of Norman origin): name of a powerful Scottish clan, originally a habitational name from Saint-Clair-sur-Elle in La Manche or Saint-Clairl’Évêque in Calvados, so called from the dedication of their churches to St. Clarus ( see Clare 3).2 Jewish: Americanized form of some like-sounding Ashkenazic Jewish surname.

Possible Related Names

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

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