Helen Laird was born in 1866 at Old Monkland, Lanarkshire, Scotland .1
She was the daughter of Robert Laird and Mary Ann Gracey.
Helen appeared on the 1871 Scottish Census of 2 Apr 1871 in the household of Robert Laird at Fullarton Street, Dundonald, Ayrshire, Scotland ;
LAIRD Robert, Head, 34, Coal Miner, Ruthington Lanark
LAIRD Mary, Wife, 30, Miners Wife, Ireland
LAIRD Robert, Son, 8, Scholar, Kilmarnock Ayr
LAIRD Jane, Dau, 6, Old Monkland Lanark
LAIRD Helen, Dau, 4, Old Monkland Lanark
LAIRD Mary, Dau, 2, Dundonald Ayr.2
Helen died on 14 Sep 1872 at Dundonald, Ayrshire, Ayrshire, at age 6 years
at 5.20PM aged 6 years
Parents: Robert Laird, Coal Miner & Mary Gracie
Robert Laird (x his mark), father was present when she passed away.3,4
Helen's cause of death on 14 Sep 1872 was from Scarlatina - 5 days.
|Father||Robert Laird (c 1838 - 8 Mar 1881)|
|Mother||Mary Ann Gracey (c 1842 - 1906)|
- [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1866 Old Monkland, Lanarkshire, 652/1 205. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
- [S76] 1871 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.co.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 2 April 1871), 1871 Dundonald Ayr, Ed 9 Pg 23 Reg 595 - via Ancestry.co.uk. Hereinafter cited as 1871 Scottish Census.
- [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
- [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1872 Irvine Ayr - 595/00 0192.