James Bone Laird

ID# 7331, (1898 - 8 Sep 1928)


James Bone Laird was born in 1898 at Larkhall, Lanarkshire, Scotland .1
He was the son of David Laird and Mary Bone.

James appeared on the 1901 Scottish Census of 31 Mar 1901 in the household of David Laird at 137 Meadowhill Rows, Dalserf, Lanarkshire, Scotland ;
LARD (sic) David, Head, Marr, 35, Coal Miner, Stevenston Ayrshire
LARD (sic) Mary, Wife, Mar, 27, Dreghorn Ayreshire
LARD (sic) David, Son, 4, Larkhall Lanark
LARD (sic) James, Son, 2, Larkhall Lanark.2



James appeared on the 1911 Scottish Census of 2 Apr 1911 in the household of David Laird at 120 Meadowhill, Larkhall, Lanark, Scotland ;
EARLE James, Head, 29, Mar, Coal Miner, Hewer, Worker, Hurlford Ayrshire
EARLE Robina, Wife, 28, Mar, Married 6yrs, 6 Children Born, 3 Children living, Larkhall Lanark
EARLE Daniel, Son, 6, School, Larkhall
EARLE William, Son, 2, Larkhall
LAIRD David, Relative, 14, Coal Miner Hewer, Worker, Larkhall
LAIRD James, Relative, 12, School, Larkhall
LAIRD Charles, Relative, 10, School, Larkhall

(Robina's maiden name was BONE, she was sister to Mary Bone who married David Laird and died in 1905. The Laird children - David, James and Charles are the children of David and Mary Laird nee Bone.)3



James witnessed the marriage of Jean Milne Sharp and David Laird on 4 Nov 1918 United Free Church Manse, Larkhall, Lanark, Scotland .4,5

James Bone Laird married Margaret Loudon on 23 Jan 1920 at Manse, Larkhall, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

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

James Laird,
Caol Miner, Bachelor, aged 21
Usual Res: 68 Meadowhill, Larkhall
Parents: David Laird, Caol Miner & Mary Laird MS Bone (dec)
Margaret Loudon,
Colliery Worker, Spinster aged 20
Usual Res: 68 Meadowhill, Larkhall
Parents: James Loudon, Coal Miner (dec) & Elizabeth Jackson previously Loudon MS Farr

Witnesses: Thomas McG?? & Mary Craigons ?
(very hard to read.)4,6



James died on 8 Sep 1928 at Canderside Toll, Dalserf, Lanarkshire, Scotland , at age 30 years

James Bone Laird
Coalminer
Married to Margaret Loudon
at 3.45PM aged 30yrs
Usual Res: 22 Meadowhill, Larkhall

Parents: David Laird, Coalminer & Mary Laird MS Bone (dec)

David Laird, Father, 22 Meadowhill Larkhill was the informant.

RCE:
James Bone Laird, Male, 30yrs.
On 8th September 1928 at 4.30pm at Canderisde Toll, Dalserf
From injuries sustained as the result of a collision between a Motor Lorry and a Motor Cycle which he was riding.
Per Verdict of Jury.
22 October 1928.4,7



James's cause of death on 8 Sep 1928 was from Accidental Death

As per Verdict of Jury:
From injuries sustained as the result of a collision between a motor lorry and a motor cycle which he was riding.



James and Margaret had 3 Known Children, may be more.

Child of James Bone Laird and Margaret Loudon

FatherDavid Laird (28 Nov 1868 - 26 May 1955)
MotherMary Bone (20 Aug 1873 - 26 Oct 1905)

Citations

  1. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1898 Larkhall Lanark, 638/01 0264. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  2. [S63] 1901 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 31 March 1901), 1901 Larkhall Dalserf Lanarkshire, RG13 638/1 ED6A Page 66 - via Findmypast.co.uk & Ancestry.co.uk - surname is spelt as LARD. Hereinafter cited as 1901 Scottish Census.
  3. [S136] GRO Scotland, 1911 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 2 April 1911), 1911 Larkhall Lanark, 638/01 006/00 035. Hereinafter cited as 1911 Scottish Census.
  4. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  5. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1918 Larkhall Lanark, 638/01 0081.
  6. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1920 Larkhall Lanark, 638/01 0023.
  7. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1928 Dalserf Lanark, 638/02 0027.