John Munro

19 June 1797–
Rosskeen, Ross and Cromarty, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Munro was born on 19 June 1797, his father, John Munro, was 26 and his mother, Janet Ross, was 22.

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Family Time Line

John Munro
1771–1871
Janet Ross
1775–1871
Mary Munro
1797–
John Munro
1797–
Donald Munro
1797–
William Munro
1797–
Janet Munro
1798–
Hugh Munro
1799–
James Munro
1800–
John Munro
1802–
Margaret Munro
1803–
Elspet Munro
1804–
Donald Munro
1806–

Parents and Siblings

    John Munro

    Male1771–1871Male

    Female1775–1871Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

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

Age 5

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 18

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1830

Age 33

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: variant of Monroe .2 In Ireland, Munroe has come to replace the surname Mulroy in some cases.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • John Monro, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

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