Margaret Calbreath

3 October 1770–
Dailly, Ayrshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Margaret

When Margaret Calbreath was born on 3 October 1770, in Dailly, Ayrshire, Scotland, her father, David Calbreath, was 47 and her mother, Margaret McMurrie, was 40.

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Family Time Line

David Calbreath
1723–
Margaret McMurrie
1730–
John Calbraith
1752–
Jean Galbraith
1754–1808
William Calbraith
1759–
Elizabeth Calbraith
1755–
Grizall Calbraith
1761–1765
Grizall Calbraith
1765–
Mary Calbraith
1767–
Margaret Calbreath
1770–

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World Events (6)

1802 · John Playfair publishes summary of James Hutton's theories of geology.

Age 32

In 1802, John Playfair published the Illustrations of the Huttonian Theory of the Earth. His influence was by James Hutton’s knowledge of the earth’s geology.
1815

Age 45

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1832 · The Scottish Reform Act

Age 62

The Scottish Reform Act was introduced by Parliament that introduced changes to the election laws in Scotland. The Act didn’t change the method of how the counties elected members but adopted a different solution for each pair of counties. Ultimately, it brought about boundary changes so that some burghs would have more say for the country than others.

Name Meaning

Northern Irish: variant of Galbraith .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Margaret Galbreath, "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
  • Margaret Calbraith - 1770 Birth & Christening - Dailly, Ayrshire, Scotland
  • Margaret Galbreath, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

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