Charles Laird was born c 1872 at Baillieston, Lanarkshire, Scotland .
He was the son of Thomas Laird and Ann Colquhoun.
Charles appeared on the 1881 Census of 3 Apr 1881 in the household of Thomas Laird at Crosshill, Baillieston, Lanarkshire, Scotland ;
LAIRD Thomas, Head, M, 36, M Coal Miner, Glasgow, Lanark
LAIRD Annie, Wife, M, 33, F, Baillieston, Lanark
LAIRD Annie, Dau, 11, F, Scholar,Baillieston, Lanark
LAIRD Charles, Son, 9, M, Scholar, Baillieston, Lanark
LAIRD Jane, Dau, 7, F, Scholar, Baillieston, Lanark
LAIRD Mary, Dau, 4, F, Baillieston, Lanark
LAIRD William Son, 1, M, Baillieston, Lanark
DEANS James, Boarder, W, 47, Coal Miner, Stevenstone, Ayr.1
|Father||Thomas Laird (c 1850 - )|
|Mother||Ann Colquhoun (c 1850 - )|
- [S15] 1881 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 3 April 1881), FHL Film 0203698 GRO Ref Vol 652-1 Enum Dist 9 Page 10. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Scottish Census.