Frank Slaven

ID# 5038, (18 Mar 1907 - 6 Jun 1971)
Frank Slaven
photo courtsey of Alex Lees & Marie Brown
Photograph by Alex

Frank Slaven was born on 18 Mar 1907 at Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland ,

Parents: Frank Slaven & Agnes Miller Mcleod.

Frank Slaven married Elizabeth Laird Wood Simpson, daughter of William Simpson and Mary Laird, on 23 Dec 1932 at 297 Old Edinburgh Road, Tannochside, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

After Banns, According to the Forms of the Church of Scotland.

Frank Slaven, Slater (Journeyman) Bachelor, aged 25.
Usual Res: 2 Tron Place, Largs,Ayr
Parents: Frank Slaven, Baker (Journeyman) & Agnes Miller McLeod

Elizabeth Laird Wood Simpson, Domestic Servant, (Spinster), aged 22.
Usual Res: 297 Old Edinburgh Road, Tannochside.
Parents: William Simpson, Coal Miner (Brusher ) & Mary Laird

Witnesses: Hugh Montgomery McLeod Slaven, 2 Tron Place, Largs & Bridget Turner, Elderslie Hydro, Largs.1,2

Frank Slaven witnessed the death of Elizabeth Laird Wood Slaven on 31 Dec 1950 19 Holehouse Road, Largs, Ayrshire, Scotland ,
Elizabeth Laird SLAVEN married to Frank Slaven, Slater (Journeyman)
At 9pm aged 40yrs.
Parents: William Simpson, Coal Miner (dec - crossed out, error) & Mary Laird (dec)

Frank Slaven, Widower was present at her death.1,3

Frank died on 6 Jun 1971 at 15 Royal Avenue, Largs, Ayrshire, Scotland , at age 64 years, 2 months and 19 days

SLAVEN Frank, aged 64.4

Frank and Elizabeth had 2 children, 1 still living.

Child of Frank Slaven and Elizabeth Laird Wood Simpson


  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, 1932 Bothwell, Lanark, 625/01 0109. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  3. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online, 1951 Largs, Ayr, 602/01 0002.
  4. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online, 1971, Largs, Ayr, 602/00 0089.