James Ruthven

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Born in St Cuthberts Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland on 2 Nov 1837 to James Ruthven and Catherine Mackintosh. James married Agnes Logan and had 7 children. He passed away on 1881.

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Surname meaning for "Ruthven"

Scottish: habitational name, traditionally pronounced ‘Ri-ven’, from any of various places in Scotland so named, especially one near Perth and one in Inverness-shire. The place is named either in Gaelic (ruadh ‘red’ + mhaighin ‘place’) or with a cognate of Welsh rhudd faen ‘red stone’.

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