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The Descendants of William Hannah and Agnes Baird

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1788

First Fleet arrived, Botany Bay

 

 

 

Bonnie Prince Charlie died

1789

French Revolution begins

 

 

 

1790

 

 

 

 

1791

William HANNAH born, Ayr

 

 

 

1792

 

 

 

 

1793

England and France at war

 

 

 

1794

Margaret LEES born, Ayr

 

 

 

1795

 

 

 

 

1796

 

 

 

 

1797

 

 

 

 

1798

 

 

 

 

1799

 

 

 

 

1800

 

 

 

 

1801

Union of Great Britain and Ireland

 

 

 

1802

 

 

 

 

1803

 

 

 

 

1804

 

 

 

 

1805

Aberdeen canal opened

 

 

 

Battle of Trafalgar

1806

 

 

 

 

1807

 

 

 

 

1808

 

 

 

 

1809

 

 

 

 

1810

 

 

 

 

1811

Luddite riots

 

 

 

1812

 

 

 

 

1813

 

 

 

 

1814

War between England and US

 

 

 

England and allies invade France

1815

William HANNAH married Margaret LEES, Ayr

 

 

 

Battle of Waterloo

1816

 

 

 

 

1817

 

 

 

 

1818

 

Agnes HANNAH born, Ayr

 

 

1819

 

 

 

 

1820

 

Margaret HANNAH born, Ayr

 

 

1821

Napoleon died

 

 

 

1822

 

William HANNAH born, Ayrshire

 

 

1823

 

 

 

 

1824

 

 

 

 

1825

 

John McKenzie HANNAH born, Ayr

 

 

Agness BAIRD born, Ayr

1826

 

 

 

 

1827

 

Jane HANNAH born, Ayr

 

 

1828

 

 

 

 

1829

 

 

 

 

1830

Manchester Liverpool Railway opened

 

 

 

1831

 

 

 

 

1832

Sir Walter Scott died

 

 

 

1833

Slavery abolished in British Empire

 

 

 

1834

Houses of parliament burned

 

 

 

1835

 

 

 

 

1836

 

 

 

 

1837

 

 

 

 

1838

Atlantic steamship service

begins

 

 

 

1839

 

 

 

 

1840

John Dunlop born, Ayrshire

 

 

 

Morse invents telegraph

1841

 

 

 

 

1842

 

 

 

 

1843

 

William HANNAH married Agnes BAIRD, Ayrshire

 

 

1844

 

 

 

 

1845

 

 

 

 

1846

Potato famine, starvation in Ireland

 

 

 

1847

Alexander Graham Bell born

 

Charles BURNS born, Ireland

 

1848

 

 

 

 

1849

Gold discovered, California and Australia

 

Margaret HANNAH born, Ayrshire

 

1850

Robert Louis Stevenson born

 

 

 

Telegraph cable under the English Channel

1851

 

 

John Cooper HANNAH born, Ayrshire

 

1852

 

 

 

 

1853

Crimean War

 

Jane HANNAH born, Ayrshire

 

1854

 

 

 

 

1855

Balmoral Castle built

 

 

 

1856

 

 

William HANNAH born, Ayrshire

 

1857

 

 

 

 

1858

First Atlantic cable laid

 

 

 

1859

Arthur Conan Doyle born

 

Mary HANNAH born, Ayrshire

 

1860

 

 

 

 

1861

American civil war begins

William JACK married Catherine McDonald, Hamilton

Isabella HANNAH born, Ayrshire

 

1862

 

 

 

 

1863

 

 

Thomas Baird HANNAH born Tradeston, Glasgow

 

1864

 

 

 

 

1865

American civil war ends

 

 

 

1866

 

 

 

 

1867

Fenian uprising, Ireland

 

Jeanie (Jane) JACK born, Hamilton

 

1868

 

 

Margaret HANNAH married Charles BURNS, Glasgow

 

1869

Suez Canal opened

 

Mary Ann JACK born, Hamilton

William BURNS born, Glasgow

1870

Franco-Prussian war

 

 

 

Vatican establishes Infallibility of the Pope

1871

Trade unions legalised

 

 

Charles BURNS born, Glasgow

1872

 

 

Jane HANNAH married Alexander SOUTER, Glasgow

 

1873

David Livingstone died

Agnes BAIRD died, Glasgow

 

Helen SOUTER born, Glasgow

Robert BURNS born, Glasgow

1874

 

  William Hannah died, Glasgow

 

Alexander SOUTER born, Glasgow

1875

 

 

 

Alexander SOUTER died, Glasgow

1876

Edison invents phonograph

 

 

 

1877

 

 

 

 

1878

 First Tay railway bridge opened

 

 

Margaret BURNS born, Glasgow

1879

First Tay railway bridge collapses 

 

 

Ann SOUTER born, Glasgow

Ann Souter died, Glasgow

1880

Transvaal War

 

Margaret HANNAH arrived Sydney

James SOUTER born, Glasgow

Margaret BURNS died on voyage to Australia

1881

Alexander Fleming born

 

 

James SOUTER died, Glasgow

1882

 

 

Thomas HANNAH arrived Sydney

Charles James BURNS born, Sydney

1883

 

 

 

Agnes SOUTER born, Glasgow

1884

 

 

 

 

1885

 

 

Jane HANNAH and Alexander SOUTER arrived Sydney

Jane SOUTER died, Sydney

Jane JACK arrived, Sydney

Mary BURNS born, Sydney

Charlotte COX born, Sydney

1886

  Glasgow's first underground railway opened

 

 

 

1887

Second Tay railway bridge opened

 

 

Robert BURNS born, Sydney

1888

John Logie Baird born

 

Thomas HANNAH married Jane JACK, Balmain

William Alexander HANNAH born, Balmain

1889

 

 

 

 

1890

  Forth Bridge completed

 

 

 

1891

 

 

 

 

1892

 

 

 

Agnes HANNAH born, Balmain

1893

 

 

 

 

1894

Robert Louis Stevenson died

 

 

Catherine HANNAH born, Balmain

1895

 

 

Thomas Baird HANNAH drowned, Sydney

 

1896

 

 

 

William BURNS killed, Perth WA

1897

 

 

 

 

1898

Jamaica Street bridge Glasgow opened

 

Charles BURNS suicide, Sydney

 

1899

Boer War begins

 

Alexander SOUTER died, Sydney

 

1900

Bubonic plague hits Sydney

 

 

 

1901

Queen Victoria died, Edward succeeds her

 

 

 

Federation of Australia

1902

Boer War ends

 

Jane HANNAH (SOUTER) died, Sydney

 

Sydney connected to telegraph via Vancouver, Canada

1903

 

 

Margaret HANNAH (BURNS) died, Sydney

 

1904

 

 

Jane JACK married William LINTON, Hamilton

 

1905

Russian revolution

 

 

Jessie LINTON born, Hamilton

1906

 

 

 

 

1907

 

 

 

 

1908

 

 

 

 

1909

 

 

 

 

1910

 

 

Jeanie (Jane) JACK died, Hamilton SCT

 

1911

 

 

 

 

1912

 

 

 

 

1913

 

 

 

 

1914

World War I begins

 

 

 

1915

 

 

 

William HANNAH married Charlotte COX, Sydney

Agnes Baird Hannah marries Gilbert Brown, Hamilton, Glasgow

1916

 

 

 

 

1917

 

 

 

Catherine HANNAH married James DONNELLY, Scotland

1918

World War I ends

 

 

 

1919

 

 

 

 

1920

 

 

 

 

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1926        
1927        
1928       James Donnelly dies, Glasgow
1929        

1930