William Laird Campbell

ID# 6957, (c 1891 - 1973)

William Laird Campbell was born c 1891 at Lanarkshire, Scotland .

William Laird Campbell married Isabella McFarlane, daughter of James McFarlane and Isabella Gardiner, on 20 Jun 1913 at 143 London Street, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

After Banns according to the Forms of the Church of Scotland

William L Campbell, Engine Draughtsman, (Bachelor), aged 22
Usual Res: 15 Govanhill Street, Glasgow
Parents: Thomas Campbell, Engineer (dec) and Mary Jane Campbell MS Laird (dec)

Isabella McFarlane, (Spinster), aged 23
Usual Res: 143 London Street, Glasgow
Parents: James McFarlane, Pastry Baker & Isabella McFarlane MS Gardiner (dec)

James Gilmour and Janet B McFarlane were witnesses.1,2

William Laird Campbell and Isabella McFarlane had a marriage notice on 21 Jun 1913 in the "The Glasgow Herald", Scotland ,

At 143 London Street on 20th inst, by the Rev John D Glass.
William Laird Campbell, son of the late Thomas Campbell, engineer, Glasgow to Isabella duaghter of James McFarlane, late of Glasgow.3

William died in 1973 at Morningside, Midlothian, Scotland ,

Aged 83yrs.4,5

William and Isabella had 2 daughters.

Child of William Laird Campbell and Isabella McFarlane


  1. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  2. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1913 Calton Glasgow Lanark 644/03 0382. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  3. [S10] Newspaper, Various Papers, The Glasgow Herald, Saturday June 21, 1913 , 131th Year No 148 via Google newspapers. Hereinafter cited as Newspaper Article.
  4. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1973 Morningside, Edinburgh City, Lothian Region, 744/00 0850 aged 83.
  5. [S205] Letter or email from Arthur F Jones (Dumbarton, Scotland) to Ailsa Corlett, Various letters or emails; Held by Ailsa Corlett (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia) email Oct 2014.