Mary Bone Laird

ID# 7333, (13 Oct 1905 - 1985)

Mary Bone Laird was born on 13 Oct 1905 at 10 Meadowhill, Larkhall, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

Mary Bone Laird
at 8.30 PM

Parents: David Laird, Coal Miner & Mary Laird MS Bone
Married: 1892 September 17th, Larkhall

David Laird, father was the informant of the birth (27th Oct 1905.)1,2

She was the daughter of David Laird and Mary Bone.

Mary appeared on the 1911 Scottish Census of 2 Apr 1911 in the household of Alexander Laird at 12 Ashgill Rows, Dalserf, Lanarkshire, Scotland ;
LAIRD Alexander, Head, 52, Mar, Fireman, Coal Mine, Worker, Stevenson Ayr
LAIRD Elizabeth, Wife, 58, Mar, Married 16yrs, 1 child born and living, Blairgowrie Perth
LAIRD David, Son, 21, Single, Miner, Coal Mine, worker, Dalserf Lanark
LAIRD Alexander, Son, 14, S, Miner, Coal Mine, worker, Stevnson Ayr
LAIRD Mary, Neice, 5, School, Larkhall, Lanark.3

Mary Bone Laird married John James Jones 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.1,4

As of 31 Dec 1924,her married name was Jones.

Mary died in 1985 at Larkhall, Lanark, Scotland , at age 79 years

Mary Bone Jones
Other Surname: Laird
Aged 79.5

Family: Mary Bone Laird and John James Jones

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


  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, 1905 Larkhall Lanark, 638/01 0409. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  3. [S136] GRO Scotland, 1911 Scottish Census ( New Register House Edinburgh, 2 April 1911), 1911 Dalserf Lanark, 1911 638/02 002/00 013. Hereinafter cited as 1911 Scottish Census.
  4. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online, 1925 Dalserf Lanark, 638/02 0005.
  5. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online, 1985 Larkhall, South Lanarkshire, 580/00 0108 aged 79.