Thomas Hotchkis Laird

ID# 5910, (1892 - 22 Feb 1919)


Thomas Hotchkis Laird was born in 1892 at Uddingston, Lanarkshire, Scotland .1
He was the son of Alexander Laird and Elizabeth Rae Hotchkis.

Thomas appeared on the 1901 Scottish Census of 31 Mar 1901 in the household of Alexander Laird at Youngs Land, Thorniewood, Lanarkshire, Scotland ;
LAIRD Alexander, Head, 36, Checkweighman, Baillieston Lanark
LAIRD Elizabeth, Wife, 37, Balliston
LAIRD Elizabeth W, Dau, 17, Dressmaker, Bothwell
LAIRD William, Son, 15, Plumber, Bothwell
LAIRD Jeanie, Dau, 11, Scholar, Bothwell
LAIRD Thomas, Son, 8, Scholar, Bothwell
LAIRD Alexander, Son, 6, Scholar, Bothwell.2



Thomas appeared on the 1911 Scottish Census of 2 Apr 1911 in the household of Elizabeth Rae Laird at Youngs Building, Tannochside, Lanarkshire, Scotland ;
LAIRD Elizabeth, Head, 3 rooms with windows, 7 people present, 47, Widow, (no children details listed), Private Means, Old Monkland
LAIRD Elizabeth, Dau, 27, S, Dressmaker, own account at home, Bothwell
LAIRD William, Son, 25, S, Plumber, worker, Bothwell
LAIRD Jeanie, Dau, 21, S, Dressmaker, own account at home, Bothwell
LAIRD Thomas, Son, 18, S, Apprentice Electrician, General Engineering, Worker, Bothwell
LAIRD Alexander, Son, 16, S, Apprentice Pattenmaker, General Engineering, Worker, Bothwell
LAIRD Janet, Dau, 6, School, Bothwell.3



Thomas Hotchkis Laird married Agnes Brown Milligan in 1916 at Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland .4


Thomas witnessed the marriage of Jane Denholm Hutchison and Alexander Gardner Laird on 29 Sep 1916 Calderhead Works, Shotts, Lanarkshire, Scotland .5,6

Thomas died on 22 Feb 1919 at Belvidere Hospital, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland , at age 27 years

Thomas Hotchkiss Laird
Electrician (Journeyman)
Widower of Agnes Milligan
Usual Res: 82 Ardenleo Street (hard to read)
At 6.20AM aged 26
Parents: Alexander Gardner Laird, Colliery Check Weigher (dec) & Elizabeth Laird MS Hotchkiss

A G Laird, Brother, 9 Munition Cottages, Tollcross was the informant.5,7



Thomas's cause of death on 22 Feb 1919 was from Influenza
Broncho Pneumonia.

Family: Thomas Hotchkis Laird and Agnes Brown Milligan

FatherAlexander Laird (11 Oct 1864 - 17 Jan 1906)
MotherElizabeth Rae Hotchkis (29 Jan 1864 - 14 Nov 1942)

Citations

  1. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1892 Bothwell Lanark, 625/01 0785. 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 Bothwell Lanark, 625/01, ED 8, Page 1, via Ancestry.co.uk. 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 Bothwell Lanark, 625/01 014/00 013. Hereinafter cited as 1911 Scottish Census.
  4. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1916 Govan Lanarkshire, 644/21 407.
  5. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  6. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1916 Calderhead Lanark, 626/B 25.
  7. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1919 Bridgeton Glasgow Lanarkshire, 644/1 221.