Peter Laird Simpson

ID# 7032, (1 Jun 1913 - 1982)
Peter Laird Simpson
photo courtsey of Alex Lees & Marie Brown
Photograph by Alex


Peter Laird Simpson was born on 1 Jun 1913 at Youngs Land, Thorniewood, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

Pater Laird Simpson
At 4.30AM
Parents: William Simpson, Coal Miner & Mary Simpson MS Laird
Married: 24 June 1892, Uddingston

William Simpson, Father was present at his birth.1,2

He was the son of William Simpson and Mary Laird.

Peter Laird Simpson married Margaret Mitchell Cougan on 28 Dec 1934 at The Manse, Bothwell Park, Bellshill, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

After Banns and Publication according to the Forms of the Church of Scotland.

Peter Laird Simpson, Coal Mine (Brusher), Bachelor, aged 21
Usual Res: 67 Victoria Street, Harthill
Parents: William Simpson, Coal Miner (Brusher) & Mary Simpson MS Laird

Margaret Mitchell Cougan, Biscuit Factory Worker, Spinster, aged 22
Usual Res: 83 Hozier Street, Tannochside
Parents: James Mitchell Cougan, Enginers Machineman (dec) & Catherine Hannah Cougan MS Lockrie (dec)

Witnesses: Jean Brown, 10 Howieshill Ave Cambuslang & James Paterson, 163 Old Edinburgh Rd, Uddingston.1,3



Peter posed for a photo c 1960.
Aunt Rita & Uncle Peter Simpson
photo courtsey of Alex Lees & Marie Brown


Peter died in 1982 at Vale Royal, Cheshire, England, at age 68 years.4


Peter and Margaret had 4 children, 3 living.

Child of Peter Laird Simpson and Margaret Mitchell Cougan

FatherWilliam Simpson (17 Aug 1870 - 21 Jan 1953)
MotherMary Laird (6 Sep 1870 - 2 Jan 1940)

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, 1913 Bothwell Lanark, 625/01 0289. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  3. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1935 Bellshill Lanark, 625/03 0011.
  4. [S78] BDM Indexes online: England Civil Registration online, findmypast.co.uk . Online www.findmypast.com/ www.ancestry.co.uk;, 1982 Vale Royal Cheshire, June Qtr, Vol 35 Pg 0918 - DOB 1 June 1913.