Janet Peerie

ID# 4322, (c 1848 - )

Janet Peerie was born c 1848 at Lanarkshire, Scotland .

As of 1 Jan 1866,her married name was Laird.

Janet Peerie married Charles Laird, son of Charles Laird and Jean Hutchison, on 1 Jan 1866 at Crosshill House, Baillieston, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

After Banns according to the Froms of the Church of Scotland

Charles Laird, Miner, (Single) aged 21, from Stonefield Blantyre
Parents: Charles Laird, Miner (dec) & Jean Huctieson (sic)
Janet Peerie, (Single) aged 18, Blantyre
Parents: John Peerie, Miner and Agnes Capels

Witnesses: Hellen Gardner and William Laird.1,2

Janet appeared on the 1881 Census of 3 Apr 1881 in the household of Charles Laird at Kelly Land, Old Monkland, Lanarkshire, Scotland ;
LAIRD Charles, Head, M, 38, M, Coal Miner, Barony, Lanark
LAIRD Janet, Wife, M, 39, F, Tollcross, Lanark
LAIRD John, Son, U, 15, M, Coal Miner, Old Monkland, Lanark
LAIRD Charles, Son, U, 11, M, Scholar, Baillieston, Lanark
LAIRD William, Son, 6, M, Scholar, Baillieston, Lanark
LAIRD Jean, Dau, 3, F, Baillieston, Lanark
LAIRD Janet, Dau, 1, F, Baillieston, Lanark.3

Children of Janet Peerie and Charles Laird


  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, 1866 Old Monkland (Western District) Lanark 652/01 0007. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  3. [S15] 1881 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 3 April 1881), FHL Film 0203698 GRO Ref Vol 652-1 EnumDist 7 Page 46. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Scottish Census.