David Berwick

1798–1860 (Age 61)
Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of David

When David Berwick was born on 30 March 1798, in Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, Andrew Berwick, was 33 and his mother, Agnes Hynd, was 28. He married Alexanderina Miller on 30 November 1827, in North Leith, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 19 January 1860, in Kettle, Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom, at the age of 61.

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David Berwick
Alexanderina Miller
Marriage: 30 November 1827
Lieutenant Andrew Berwick
Margaret Berwick
William Berwick
David Berwick
Agnes Hind Berwick

Spouse & Children

30 November 1827
North Leith, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom


  • Lieutenant Andrew Berwick


  • Margaret Berwick


  • William Berwick


  • David Berwick


  • Agnes Hind Berwick


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World Events (8)

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

Age 4

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.
1811 · The Tron Riot

Age 13

The Tron riot was a riot which occurred in Edinburgh, Scotland on New Year's Eve. A group of young men attacked and robbed wealthier passers-by. One police officer was killed in the riot. Though the total count of participants is unknown, sixty-eight youths were arrested, with five sentenced to death for their actions during the riot.

Age 17

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

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: habitational name from Berwick-on-Tweed, on the Northumbrian coast at the mouth of the Tweed river, a border town that regularly changed hands between the Scots and the English.2 English: variant of Barwick .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • David Berwick in entry for Andrew Berwick, "Ohio, Deaths and Burials, 1854-1997"
  • David Berwick in entry for Margaret Berwick, "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
  • David Berwick in entry for Agnes Hind Berwick, "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

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