John James Jones

ID# 7334, (1905 - 1985)

John James Jones was born in 1905 at Larkhall, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

Parents: George Jones & Margaret Jones MS Campbell - married 1899 Larkhall Lanark.1

John James Jones married Mary Bone Laird, daughter of David Laird and Mary Bone, on 31 Dec 1924 at Dalserf Manse, Dalserf, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

After Banns according to the Forms of the Established Church of Scotland

John James Jones,
Coal Miner, Bachelor, aged 22
Usual Res: 38 Meadowhill, Larkhall
Parents: George Jones, General Labourer & Margaret Jones MS Campbell
Mary Bone Laird,
Home Duties, Spinster, aged 19
Usual Res: Woodside Dalserf
Parents: David Laird, Coal Miner & Mary Laird MS Bone

Witnesses: Alexander Laird, 52 Dunlop Place, Ashgill & Williamina Ralison (sic), Lockhart, Longlee Ashgill.2,3

John James Jones witnessed the death of Elizabeth Laird on 6 Sep 1931 25 Douglas Drive, Ashgill, Dalserf, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,
Elizabeth Laird
(Widow of Alexander Laird, Colliery Fireman)
At 2.45 AM aged 73yrs

Parents: William Pryde, Gardener (dec) & Janet Pryde MS McLachlan (dec)

John Jones, Son in Law was present when she passed away.2,4

John died in 1985 at Larkhall, Lanark, Scotland , at age 80 years

John James Jones
aged 82.5

Family: John James Jones and Mary Bone Laird


  1. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online, 1905 Larkhall Lanark, 638/01 0239. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  2. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  3. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online, 1925 Dalserf Lanark, 638/02 0005.
  4. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online, 1931 Dalserf Lanark, 638/02 0017.
  5. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online, 1985 Larkhall, South Lanarkshire, 580/00 0098 aged 82.