Matthew McFarlane

ID# 6490, (c 1860 - )

Matthew McFarlane was born c 1860 at Renfrewshire, Scotland .
He was the son of Matthew McFarlane and Margaret Campbell.

Matthew McFarlane married Jane Laird, daughter of David Laird and Margaret Campbell, on 3 Jul 1885 at 10 Grahame Street, Johnstone, Renfrewshire, Scotland ,

After Publications according to the Forms of the Church of Scotland

Matthew McFarlane
General Labourer, (Bachelor) aged 25
Usual Res: 10 Grahame Street, Johnstone
Parents: Matthew McFarlane, Private - Foot (dec) & Margaret Campbell
Jane Laird
Bleacher, (Spinster) aged 19
Usual Res: 27 McDowall Street, Johnstone
Parents: David Laird, Coal Miner (dec) & Margaret Campbell (dec)

Witnesses: James Higgins and William Taylor.1,2

     Research Note:
not able to locate any further information about Jane or Matthew after their marriage.
Do not appear on the 1891 Scottish Census, may have left Scotland for another country.
Further investigation is required.

Family: Matthew McFarlane and Jean Laird

FatherMatthew McFarlane (c 1835 - b 1885)
MotherMargaret Campbell (c 1835 - )


  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, 1885 Johnstone & Elderslie Renfrew, 559/03 0047. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.