Archibald St Clair McKay

ID# 5915, (28 Jun 1888 - )


Archibald St Clair McKay was born on 28 Jun 1888 at Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

Parents: Archibald Bayliss McKay & Thomasina McKay MS Tweedie.



Archibald St Clair McKay married Mary Gardiner Laird, daughter of Alexander Laird and Elizabeth Rae Hotchkis, on 7 Jun 1912 at Young's Buildings, Thornwood, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

After Publication, According to the Forms of the United Free Church of Scotland

Archibald St Clair McKay
Iron worker, Bachelor, aged 23
Res: Eastbourne Terrace, Mossend, Bellshill
Parents: Archibald McKay, Commerical Traveller & Thomasina McKay MS Tweedie
Mary Gardner Laird
Spinster, aged 24
Res: 1 Young's Buildings, Thornwood
Parents: Alexander Laird, Coal Miner (dec) & Elizabeth Laird, MS Hotchkis

Witnesses: William Mitchell & Jeanie Laird.1,2



Archibald St Clair McKay married Abigail Gray on 29 May 1914 at Hazelpark Terrace, Christie Street, Mossend, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

After Publication according to the Forms of the United Free Church

Archibald St Clair McKay
Iron Worker, Bachelor, aged 25
Res: Eastbourne Terrace, Clydesdale Road, Mossend
Parents: Archibald Bayliss McKay, Commerical Traveller & Thomasina McKay MS Tweedie
Abigail Gray
Domestic Servant, Spinster, aged 21
Res: Hazelpark Terrace, Christie Street, Mossend
Parents: James Gray, Iron Worker & Janet Gray MS Fleming

Witnesses: Hugh Gailey & Bella Gray.1,3



     Research Note:
Uncertain what happened to Archibald after he came back from serving in WW1.
during that time he was often in hospital with pleurisy which left him with chronic bronchitis and asthma when he returned in 1918. During this time Abigail was his NOK.

Family: Archibald St Clair McKay and Mary Gardiner Laird

Family: Archibald St Clair McKay and Abigail Gray

Citations

  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 www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1912 Bothwell Lanarkshire, 625/1 32. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  3. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1914 Bellshill Lanark, 625/3 43.