William Lauder

14 May 1721–
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of William

When William Lauder was christened on 14 May 1721, in Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, Robert Lauder, was 31 and his mother, Marion Miller, was 26.

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Family Time Line

Robert Lauder
1690–
Marion Miller
1695–
Mary Lauder
1713–
David Lauder
1715–
Robert Lauder
1719–
William Lauder
1721–
Margaret Nee Lauder
1722–

Parents and Siblings

    Robert Lauder

    Male1690–Male

    Marion Miller

    Female1695–Female

siblings

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World Events (3)

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

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

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

Scottish (Borders): habitational name from Lauder in Berwickshire, originally a river name. Compare Lauderdale .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • William Lauder, "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
  • William Lauder, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

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