John Smith

ID# 6955, (c 1885 - )

John Smith was born c 1885 at Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

Parents: John Smith & Mary Smith MS Conner.

John Smith married Agnes Brown, daughter of James McFarlane and Isabella Gardiner, on 2 Aug 1912 at St Gilberts Parish Church, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

After Banns according to the Forms of the Church of Scotland

John Smith Jnr, Restauateur, (Bachelor), aged 27
Usual Res: 14 Albert Road East Glasgow
Parents: John Smith, Restaurateur & Mary Smith MS Conner
Agnes Brown, (Spinster), aged 27
The above surname I have borne since childhood Signed AB
Parents: James McFarlane, Baker & Isabella McFarlane MS Gardiner (dec)

Witnesses: Alexander Fleming Wylie & Isabella McFarlane.1,2

John Smith and Agnes Brown had a marriage notice on 3 Aug 1912 in the "The Glasgow Herald", Scotland ,

At St Gilbert's Church, Pollokshields, on 2nd August, by the Rev W S Provand, St Ninan's Parish Church, assisted by the Rev David Graham, St Gilberts. John, younger son of John Smith, Esq, Rosewood, Crosshill to Agnes, niece of Thomas Brown, Esq, The Tower, Pollokshields.3

John and Agnes had 5 children - 4 sons and a daughter.

Family: John Smith and Agnes Brown McFarlane


  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, 1912 Pollokshields Glasgow Lanark, 644/18 0231. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  3. [S10] Newspaper, Various Papers, The Glasgow Herald, Saturday Aug 3, 1912 , 130th Year No 186 via Google newspapers
    . Hereinafter cited as Newspaper Article.