Mary Gardiner Laird

ID# 8221, (2 Jun 1908 - 1998)

Mary Gardiner Laird was born on 2 Jun 1908 at Lee's Land, Thornwood, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

Mary Gardiner Laird
At 10.30 AM
Parents: Peter Laird, Coal Miner & Georgina Laird MS Hepburn
Married: 1903 December 31st, Cambuslang

Peter Laird, Father was present at the birth.1,2

She was the daughter of Peter Gourlay Laird and Georgina Hepburn.

Mary appeared on the 1911 Scottish Census of 2 Apr 1911 in the household of Peter Gourlay Laird at 2 Lee's Building, Tannochside, Lanarkshire, Scotland ;
LAIRD Peter, Head, Mar, 31, Fireman Miner, Worker, Thorniewood Lanark
LAIRD Georgina, Wife, Mar, 31, Married 7 years, 3 Children born and living, Hamilton Lanark
LAIRD Jeanie, Dau, 6, School, Thorniewood Lanark
LAIRD Mary, Dau, 2, Thorniewood Lanark
LAIRD William, Son, Under 1 mth, Thorniewood Lanark.3

Mary Gardiner Laird married George Tod Logan on 8 Jul 1932 at Masonic Hall, Uddingston, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

After Banns According to the Forms of the Church of Scotland

George Tod Logan
Pumping Engine Keeper, Bachelor, aged 24
Res: 247 Old Edinburgh Road, Tannochside
Parents: William Logan, House Painter (Journeyman) & Janet Logan MS Tod
Mary Gardiner Laird
Shop Assistant, Spinster, aged 24
Res: 9 Birkenshaw Gardens, Tannochside
Parents: Peter Laird, Underground Fireman & Georgina Laird MS Hepburn

Witnesses: William Laird, 9 Birkenshaw Gds, Tannochside & Isabella McFarlane, 25 Preston Crescent, High Valleyfield, Fife.1,4

As of 8 Jul 1932,her married name was Logan.

Mary died in 1998 at Bellshill, Lanarkshire, Scotland , at age 89 years

Mary Gardiner Logan MS Laird
Aged 90.5

Family: Mary Gardiner Laird and George Tod Logan

FatherPeter Gourlay Laird (1 Dec 1879 - 31 Jan 1935)
MotherGeorgina Hepburn (5 Oct 1879 - 27 Mar 1951)


  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, 1908 Bothwell Lanark, 625/01 0335. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  3. [S136] GRO Scotland, 1911 Scottish Census ( New Register House Edinburgh, 2 April 1911), 1911 Bothwell Lanark, 625/01 014/00 003. Hereinafter cited as 1911 Scottish Census.
  4. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online, 1932 Bothwell Lanark, 625/01 0063.
  5. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online, 1998 Bellshill Lanark, 566/341 aged 90.