Helen Laird

ID# 6498, (c 1867 - 14 Sep 1872)
Birthc 1867Helen Laird was born c 1867 at Old Monkland, Lanark, Scotland .
 
She was the daughter of Robert Laird and Mary Ann Gracey
Death14 Sep 1872Helen died on 14 Sep 1872 at Fullarton Street, Dundonald, Ayr, Scotland ,

at 5.20PM aged 6 years

Parents: Robert Laird, Coal Miner & Mary Gracie

Robert Laird (x his mark), father was present when she passed away.1,2

 
FatherRobert Laird (c 1838 - 8 Mar 1881)
MotherMary Ann Gracey (c 1842 - 1906)

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, 1872 Irvine Ayr - 595/00 0192. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.

Helen Provan Gardner Laird

ID# 5898, (20 Jul 1901 - )
Birth20 Jul 1901Helen Provan Gardner Laird was born on 20 Jul 1901 at 13 Donaldson Place, Tannochside, Bothwell, Lanark, Scotland ,

Helen Provan Gardner Laird
At 1.30 AM

Parents: Charles Laird, Coal Miner & Catherine Hamilton
Married: 26 March 1886, Bothwell

Charles Laird, father was present at her birth.1,2 
She was the daughter of Charles Laird and Catherine Hamilton
Married Name1932 As of 1932, her married name was Struthers. 
FatherCharles Laird (31 Jan 1863 - 12 May 1938)
MotherCatherine Hamilton (c 1866 - 22 Nov 1930)

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, 1901 Borthwell Lanark, 625/01 0381. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.

Isabella Gardiner McFarlane Laird

ID# 3660, (28 Feb 1887 - )
Birth28 Feb 1887Isabella Gardiner McFarlane Laird was born on 28 Feb 1887 at Gardiners Land, Thornwood, Bothwell, Lanark, Scotland ,

LAIRD Isabella Gardiner McFarlane
At 3.30PM
Parents: William Laird, Coal Miner & Mary Gardiner
married: 30 Dec 1860, Old Monkland

William Laird, father registered the birth.1,2 
She was the daughter of William Laird and Mary Gardiner
Married Name1932 As of 1932, her married name was Young. 
FatherWilliam Laird (c 1840 - 20 Oct 1905)
MotherMary Gardiner (14 May 1841 - 5 Mar 1931)

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, 1887 Bothwell Lanark, 625/01 0120. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.

James Hamilton Laird

ID# 5893, (15 Nov 1889 - )
Birth15 Nov 1889James Hamilton Laird was born on 15 Nov 1889 at 30 Moir Street, Glasgow, Blackfriars, Lanark, Scotland ,

James Hamilton Laird
at 5.15 AM

Parents: Charles Laird, Spirit Salesman & Catherine Hamilton
Married: 26 March 1886, Uddingston

Charles Laird, father was present at the birth.1,2 
He was the son of Charles Laird and Catherine Hamilton
FatherCharles Laird (31 Jan 1863 - 12 May 1938)
MotherCatherine Hamilton (c 1866 - 22 Nov 1930)

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, 1889 Blackfriars Glasgow, 644/05 1154. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.

Jane Laird

ID# 423, (13 Jan 1867 - )
Birth13 Jan 1867Jane Laird was born on 13 Jan 1867 at Carsswells Land, Crosshill, Ballieston, Old Monkland, Lanark, Scotland ,

LAIRD Jane
At 11.30PM
Parents: William Laird, coal miner & Mary Gardner
married: 31 Dec 1860, Manse Old Monkland

William Laird, X his mark, Father registered the birth.1,2,3 
She was the daughter of William Laird and Mary Gardiner
FatherWilliam Laird (c 1840 - 20 Oct 1905)
MotherMary Gardiner (14 May 1841 - 5 Mar 1931)

Citations

  1. [S33] Birth Marriage and Burial Entries, International Genealogical Index & Family Search Web Site (IGI) : Family Search Web site, From 2000), C116521.
  2. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  3. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1867 Old Monkland Lanark, 652/01 0024. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.

Jane Laird

ID# 2724, (c 1843 - )
Birthc 1843Jane Laird was born c 1843 at Barony, Lanark, Scotland .
 
She was the daughter of Charles Laird and Jean Hutchison
FatherCharles Laird (c 1813 - bt 1853 - 1855)
MotherJean Hutchison (23 Apr 1815 - 20 Apr 1862)

Jane Laird

ID# 6497, (c 1865 - )
Birthc 1865Jane Laird was born c 1865 at Old Monkland, Lanark, Scotland .
 
She was the daughter of Robert Laird and Mary Ann Gracey
FatherRobert Laird (c 1838 - 8 Mar 1881)
MotherMary Ann Gracey (c 1842 - 1906)

Jane Hutchison Laird

ID# 4324, (c 1874 - 31 Oct 1894)
Birthc 1874Jane Hutchison Laird was born c 1874 at Baillieston, Lanark, Scotland .
 
She was the daughter of Thomas Laird and Ann Colquhoun
Married Namec 1893 As of c 1893, her married name was Bryson. 
Death31 Oct 1894Jane died on 31 Oct 1894 at 33 Old Row, Aitkenhead, Bothwell, Lanark, Scotland ,

At 5pm, Jane Hutchison Bryson married to John Bryson, Coalminer, aged 20 yrs.
Parents: Thomas Laird, Coal miner and Ann Laird MS Colquhoun
John Bryson, Widower was present at her death.1,2 
FatherThomas Laird (c 1850 - )
MotherAnn Colquhoun (c 1850 - )

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, Bothwell Lanark, 625/01 0190. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.

Janet Laird

ID# 4339, (c 1880 - )
Birthc 1880Janet Laird was born c 1880 at Baillieston, Lanark, Scotland .
 
She was the daughter of Charles Laird and Janet Peerie
FatherCharles Laird (c 1845 - )
MotherJanet Peerie (c 1848 - )

Janet Gardiner Brown Laird

ID# 3659, (12 May 1881 - )
Birth12 May 1881Janet Gardiner Brown Laird was born on 12 May 1881 at Gardiners Land, Thornwood, Lanark, Scotland ,

At 0.15PM
Parents: William Laird, Coal Miner & Mary Gardiner
married: 31 Dec 1860, Old Monkland

William Laird, X his mark was present at the birth.1,2

 
She was the daughter of William Laird and Mary Gardiner
FatherWilliam Laird (c 1840 - 20 Oct 1905)
MotherMary Gardiner (14 May 1841 - 5 Mar 1931)

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, 1881 Bothwell Lanark, 625/01 0286. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.

Janet Wotherspoon Laird

ID# 5908, (1905 - )
Birth1905Janet Wotherspoon Laird was born in 1905 at Uddingston, Bothwell, Lanark, Scotland .1
 
She was the daughter of Alexander Laird and Elizabeth Hotchkis
FatherAlexander Laird (11 Oct 1864 - 17 Jan 1906)
MotherElizabeth Hotchkis (c 1864 - 14 Nov 1942)

Citations

  1. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1905 Bothwell Lanark, 625/01 0019. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.

Jean Laird

ID# 4332, (15 Oct 1865 - )
Birth15 Oct 1865Jean Laird was born on 15 Oct 1865 at Stevenston, Ayr, Scotland .1
 
She was the daughter of David Laird and Margaret Campbell
Baptism12 Aug 1866Jean Laird was baptised on 12 Aug 1866 in St Marys, Saltcoats, Ayr, Scotland ,

Jean (Prot), Lawful, born Oct 15th 1865, Bapt 12th Aug 1866
Parents: David Laird & Margaret Campbell
Sponser: Elizabeth McGuckean
Priest: William Hallinam.2,3

 
Name Variationc 1875 As of c 1875, Jean Laird was also known as Jane Laird. 
Married Name3 Jul 1885 As of 3 Jul 1885, her married name was McFarlane. 
(Bride) Marriage3 Jul 1885Jane Laird married Matthew McFarlane, son of Matthew McFarlane and Margaret Campbell, on 3 Jul 1885 at 10 Grahame Street, Johnstone, Renfrew, Scotland ,

after Publications according to the Forms of the Church of Scotland

Matthew McFarlane, General Labourer, (Bachelor) aged 25
Usual Res: 10 Grahame Street, Johnstone
Parents: Matthew McFarlane, Private - Foot (dec) & Margaret Campbell
Jane Laird, Bleacher, (Spinster) aged 19
Usual Res: 27 McDowall Street, Johnstone
Parents: David Laird, Coal Miner (dec) & Margaret Campbell (dec)

Witnesses: James Higgins and William Taylor.2,4

 
Research NoteResearch Note:
not able to locate any further information about Jane or Matthew after their marriage.
Do not appear on the 1891 Census, may have left Scotland for another country.

 

Family: Jean Laird and Matthew McFarlane

FatherDavid Laird (c 1836 - 8 Aug 1878)
MotherMargaret Campbell (13 Mar 1838 - 28 Feb 1878)

Citations

  1. [S33] Birth Marriage and Burial Entries, International Genealogical Index & Family Search Web Site (IGI) : Family Search Web site, From 2000), 1865 Scotland, Births and Baptism, 1564-1950 - C11615-1.
  2. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  3. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1866 CPR records Birth and Baptism, Scottish Catholic Archives Saltcoats, St Mary's MP 6011187. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  4. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1885 Johnstone & Elderslie Renfrew, 559/03 0047.

Jean Laird

ID# 4338, (c 1878 - )
Birthc 1878Jean Laird was born c 1878 at Baillieston, Lanark, Scotland .
 
She was the daughter of Charles Laird and Janet Peerie
FatherCharles Laird (c 1845 - )
MotherJanet Peerie (c 1848 - )

Jeanie Hotchkis Laird

ID# 5909, (1890 - )
Birth1890Jeanie Hotchkis Laird was born in 1890 at Uddingston, Bothwell, Lanark, Scotland .1
 
She was the daughter of Alexander Laird and Elizabeth Hotchkis
FatherAlexander Laird (11 Oct 1864 - 17 Jan 1906)
MotherElizabeth Hotchkis (c 1864 - 14 Nov 1942)

Citations

  1. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1890 Bothwell Lanark, 625/01 0088. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.

Jeanie Lindsay Laird

ID# 5891, (3 Mar 1887 - )
Birth3 Mar 1887Jeanie Lindsay Laird was born on 3 Mar 1887 at 169 Glaythorn Street, Glasgow, Calton, Lanark, Scotland ,

Jeanie Lindsay Laird
at 0hr 5mPm ( 12.05pm)

Parents: Charles Laird, Spirit Salesman & Catherine Hamilton
Married 26 March 1886 Bothwell

Charles Laird, Father was present at the birth.1,2
 
She was the daughter of Charles Laird and Catherine Hamilton
Married Name1913 As of 1913, her married name was Jack. 
FatherCharles Laird (31 Jan 1863 - 12 May 1938)
MotherCatherine Hamilton (c 1866 - 22 Nov 1930)

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, 1887 Calton Glasgow, 644/04 0322. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.

John Laird

ID# 4335, (c 1866 - )
Birthc 1866John Laird was born c 1866 at Old Monkland, Lanark, Scotland .
 
He was the son of Charles Laird and Janet Peerie
FatherCharles Laird (c 1845 - )
MotherJanet Peerie (c 1848 - )

John Laird

ID# 6480, (1883 - 29 Jan 1892)
Birth1883John Laird was born in 1883 at Ardrossan, Ayr, Scotland .1
 
He was the son of Charles Laird and Mary Knox
Death29 Jan 1892John died on 29 Jan 1892 at 82 Raise Street, Saltcoats, Ayr, Scotland , at age 9 years

John Laird
At 7.30PM aged 9 Years
Parents: Charles Laird, Coal Miner & Mary Knox

Charles Laird, Father was present when he passed away.2,3

 
FatherCharles Laird (5 Apr 1857 - c 1905)
MotherMary Knox (bt 1851 - 1861 - 9 May 1940)

Citations

  1. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1883 New Ardrossan, Ayr, 576/02 0126. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  2. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  3. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1892 Old Ardrossan, Ayr, 576/01 0008.

Margaret Laird

ID# 5734, (12 Jul 1880 - 5 Mar 1884)
Birth12 Jul 1880Margaret Laird was born on 12 Jul 1880 at Millhill, Stevenston, Ayr, Scotland ,

At 10.30 PM
Parents: Charles Laird, Coal Miner & Mary Knox
Married: June 19th 1879, Stevenston

Mary Laird (X her mark) Mother was the informant.1,2

 
She was the daughter of Charles Laird and Mary Knox
Death5 Mar 1884Margaret died on 5 Mar 1884 at Paisley Street, Ardrossan, Ayr, Scotland , at age 3 years, 7 months and 22 days

Margaret Laird
at 8 PM aged 4 years.
Parents: Charles Laird, Agricultural Labourer & Mary Knox

Charles Laird, Father was the informant of her death.1,3

 
FatherCharles Laird (5 Apr 1857 - c 1905)
MotherMary Knox (bt 1851 - 1861 - 9 May 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, 1880 Stevenston Ayr, 615/00 0144. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  3. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1884 New Ardrossan, Ayr, 576/02 0008.

Margaret Laird

ID# 6483, (5 Mar 1890 - 1973)
Birth5 Mar 1890Margaret Laird was born on 5 Mar 1890 at 14 Kirkgate Street, Saltcoats, Ayr, Scotland ,

at 8.30 AM
Parents: Charles Laird, Coal Miner & Mary Knox
Married: 19 June 1879, Saltcoats

Mary Laird (X her mark), Mother was the informant of the birth.1,2

 
She was the daughter of Charles Laird and Mary Knox
Death1973Margaret died in 1973 at Paisley, Renfrew, Scotland , at age 82 years

aged 83.3

 
FatherCharles Laird (5 Apr 1857 - c 1905)
MotherMary Knox (bt 1851 - 1861 - 9 May 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, 1890 Old Ardrossan, Ayr, 576/01 0026. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  3. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1973 Paisley Renfrew, 646/00 1056.

Mary Laird

ID# 413, (6 Sep 1870 - 2 Jan 1940)
Birth6 Sep 1870Mary Laird was born on 6 Sep 1870 at Thomson's Land, Ballieston, Lanark, Scotland ,

At 2.36AM
Parents: William Laird, Coal Miner & Mary Gardner
Married: 31 Dec 1860, Manse Old Monkland

William Laird, X his mark, Father was the informant.1,2,3

 
She was the daughter of William Laird and Mary Gardiner
(Bride) Marriage24 Jun 1891Mary Laird married William Simpson, son of George Simpson and Margaret Stewart, on 24 Jun 1891 at The Victoria Hall, Uddingston, Lanark, Scotland ,

After Banns according to the Forms of the United Presbyterian Church of Scotland.

William Simpson, Coal Miner, Bachelor, aged 21
Usual Res: 10 Dunglis Row, Thornwood
Parents: George Simpson, Colliery Engine Keeper (dec) & Maragert Smith, previously Simpson MS Stewart (dec)

Mary Laird, Dometic Servant, Spinster aged 20
Usual Res: 2 Dunglis Row, Thornwood
Parents: William Laird, Coal Miner and Mary Laird MS Gardiner

Witnesses: Olive Crichton and Lizzie Laird.1,4

 
Married Name24 Jun 1891 As of 24 Jun 1891, her married name was Simpson. 
Death2 Jan 1940Mary died on 2 Jan 1940 at 297 Old Edinburgh Road, Tannochside, Lanark, Scotland , at age 69 years, 3 months and 27 days

Mary SIMPSON
At 0.35AM aged 69 years
Married to William Simpson, Coal Miner Repairer.
Parents: William Laird, Coal Miner (dec), & Mary Gardiner (dec)

William Simpson, Widower was present at her death

No notice in Glasgow Herald.1,5

 
Number of Children
Mary and William had 12 children.

 

Children of Mary Laird and William Simpson

Children 1.George Simpson+ (1892 - 2 Dec 1934)
 2.William Laird Simpson+ (30 Jul 1894 - 24 Jun 1956)
 3.Charles Laird Simpson+ (1896 - 2 Dec 1952)
 4.Thomas Shaw Simpson (1898 - 9 Jun 1957)
 5.Alexander Gardner Laird Simpson (1900 - 1966)
 6.Robert Laird Simpson+ (9 Dec 1901 - 2 Sep 1959)
 7.Mary Gardner Laird Simpson+ (26 Nov 1903 - 28 Apr 1929)
 8.Margaret Stewart Simpson+ (28 Sep 1906 - 1991)
 9.Ellen Gardner Laird Kyle Simpson+ (27 Sep 1908 - 2001)
 10.Elizabeth Laird Wood Simpson+ (9 May 1910 - 31 Dec 1950)
 11.Janet Fleming Simpson (13 Jun 1911 - 1981)
 12.Peter Laird Simpson+ (1 Jun 1913 - 1982)
FatherWilliam Laird (c 1840 - 20 Oct 1905)
MotherMary Gardiner (14 May 1841 - 5 Mar 1931)

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, 1870 Old Monkland Lanark, 652/01 0233. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  3. [S33] Birth Marriage and Burial Entries, International Genealogical Index & Family Search Web Site (IGI) : Family Search Web site, From 2000), C116521.
  4. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1891 Bothwell Lanark, 625/01 0082.
  5. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1940 Bothwell Lanark, 625/01 0004.

Mary Laird

ID# 6479, (1881 - 12 Sep 1963)
Birth1881Mary Laird was born in 1881 at Ardrossan, Ayr, Scotland .1
 
She was the daughter of Charles Laird and Mary Knox
(Bride) Marriage9 Feb 1900Mary Laird married Samuel Kerr on 9 Feb 1900 at 14 Arthur Street, Saltcoats, Ayr, Scotland ,

After Publication according to the Forms of the Established Church of Scotland

Samuel Kerr, Railway Guard, Bachelor, aged 24
Usual Res: 14 Arthur Street, Saltcoats
Parents: William Kerr, Farmer & Alice Kerr MS McClune (dec)
Mary Laird, Laundrey Worker, Spinster, aged 20
Usual Res: 14 Arthur Street, Saltcoats.
Parents: Charles Laird, Coal Miner & Mary Laird MS Knox

Witnesses: John Cook & Hannah Norwood.2,3

 
Married Name9 Feb 1900 As of 9 Feb 1900, her married name was Kerr. 
(Bride) Marriage22 Jan 1916Mary Laird married Michael Daly on 22 Jan 1916 at St Mary's Church, Paisley, Renfrew, Scotland ,

After Publication according to the forms of the Roman Catholic Church.

Michael Daly, Munation Worker, Bachelor, aged 32.
Usual Res: 14 West Campbell Street, Paisley
Parents: John Daly, Blacksmith (dec) & Catherine Daly MS Boylan (dec)
Mary Laird, Widow, aged 33.
Usual Res: 14 West Campbell Street, Paisley
Parents: Charles Laird, Ship Stoker & Mary Laird MS Knox.

Witnesses: Father P Fogarty & Catherine Ferry.2,4

 
Married Name22 Jan 1916 As of 22 Jan 1916, her married name was Daly. 
Death12 Sep 1963Mary died on 12 Sep 1963 at 12 Barncule Terrace, Paisley, Renfrew, Scotland , at age 82 years

Mary Daly
Married to:
1st Samuel Kerr, Locomotive Driver
2nd Michael Daly, Concrete Box Maker
At 9.40 AM aged 81yrs.
Parents: Charles Laird, Seaman (dec) & Mary Laird MS Knox (dec)

Michael Daly, Widower was the informant.

No notice in Glasgow Herald.2,5

 
Number of Children
Mary and Samuel had unknown children.

 
Number of Children
Mary and Michael had unknown children.

 

Family: Mary Laird and Samuel Kerr

Family: Mary Laird and Michael Daly

FatherCharles Laird (5 Apr 1857 - c 1905)
MotherMary Knox (bt 1851 - 1861 - 9 May 1940)

Citations

  1. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1881 New Ardrossan, Ayr, 576/02 0149. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  2. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  3. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1900 Stevenston Ayr, 615/00 0006.
  4. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1916 Paisley Renfrew, 573/01 0087.
  5. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1963 Paisley Renfrew, 573/01 1100.

Mary Laird

ID# 6499, (c 1869 - 13 Sep 1872)
Birthc 1869Mary Laird was born c 1869 at Dundonald, Ayr, Scotland .
 
She was the daughter of Robert Laird and Mary Ann Gracey
Death13 Sep 1872Mary died on 13 Sep 1872 at Fullarton Street, Dundonald, Ayr, Scotland ,

at 11.20 PM aged 3 yrs
Parents: Robert Laird, Coal Miner & Mary Gracie

Robert Laird (x his mark), father was present when she passed away.1,2

 
FatherRobert Laird (c 1838 - 8 Mar 1881)
MotherMary Ann Gracey (c 1842 - 1906)

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, 1872 Irvine Ayr - 595/00 0191. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.

Mary Gardiner Laird

ID# 5732, (5 May 1887 - )
Birth5 May 1887Mary Gardiner Laird was born on 5 May 1887 at Gardiners Land, Thornwood, Bothwell, Lanark, Scotland ,

LAIRD Mary Gardiner
At 5.30AM
Parents: Alexander Laird, Coal Miner & Elizabeth Hotchkis
Married: 30 July 1883, Bothwell

Alexander Laird, father registered the birth.1,2 
She was the daughter of Alexander Laird and Elizabeth Hotchkis
FatherAlexander Laird (11 Oct 1864 - 17 Jan 1906)
MotherElizabeth Hotchkis (c 1864 - 14 Nov 1942)

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, 1887 Bothwell Lanark, 625/01 0221. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.

Mary Gardner Laird

ID# 4363, (19 Feb 1877 - b 1889)
Birth19 Feb 1877Mary Gardner Laird was born on 19 Feb 1877 at Crosshill, Baillieston, Lanark, Scotland ,

LAIRD Mary Gardner
At 9.15pm
Parents: Thomas Laird, Coal Miner & Annie Colquhoun
married Dec 31 1869, Baillieston

Thomas Laird, father registered the birth.1,2 
She was the daughter of Thomas Laird and Ann Colquhoun
Deathb 1889Mary died b 1889 at Lanark, Scotland .
 
FatherThomas Laird (c 1850 - )
MotherAnn Colquhoun (c 1850 - )

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, 1877 Old Monkland Lanark, 652/01 0055. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.

Mary Gardner Laird

ID# 5730, (21 May 1889 - )
Birth21 May 1889Mary Gardner Laird was born on 21 May 1889 at 7 Reid & Stewart Row, Aitkenhead, Bothwell, Lanark, Scotland ,

LAIRD Mary Gardner
at 5PM
Parents: Thomas Laird, Coal Miner & Ann Colquhoun
married: 31 Dec 1869, Baillieston, Old Monkland

Thomas Laird father registered the birth.1,2 
She was the daughter of Thomas Laird and Ann Colquhoun
FatherThomas Laird (c 1850 - )
MotherAnn Colquhoun (c 1850 - )

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, 1889 Bothwell Lanark, 625/01 0295. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.

Mary Gardner Laird

ID# 5894, (20 Jun 1891 - )
Birth20 Jun 1891Mary Gardner Laird was born on 20 Jun 1891 at 27 Old Row, Aitkenhead, Bothwell, Lanark, Scotland ,

Mary Gardner Laird
at 4.15 AM

Parents: Charles Laird, Checkweighman at Coal Pit & Catherin Hamilton
married 26 March 1886, Bothwell

Charles Laird, father was the informant of the birth.1,2 
She was the daughter of Charles Laird and Catherine Hamilton
Married Name1912 As of 1912, her married name was McKay. 
(Bride) Marriage1912Mary Gardner Laird married Archibald St Clair McKay in 1912 at Bothwell, Lanark, Scotland .3
 

Family: Mary Gardner Laird and Archibald St Clair McKay

FatherCharles Laird (31 Jan 1863 - 12 May 1938)
MotherCatherine Hamilton (c 1866 - 22 Nov 1930)

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, 1891 Bothwell Lanark, 625/01 0458. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  3. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1912 Bothwell Lanark, 625/01 0032.

Peter Gourlay Laird

ID# 3658, (1 Dec 1879 - )
Birth1 Dec 1879Peter Gourlay Laird was born on 1 Dec 1879 at Youngs Land, Thornwood, Lanark, Scotland ,

At 4PM
Parents: William Laird, Coal Miner & Mary Gardiner
married: 31 Dec 1860, Old Monkland

William Laird, X his mark, father was present at the birth.1,2

 
He was the son of William Laird and Mary Gardiner
FatherWilliam Laird (c 1840 - 20 Oct 1905)
MotherMary Gardiner (14 May 1841 - 5 Mar 1931)

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, 1879 Bothwell Lanark, 625/01 0506. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.

Robert Laird

ID# 427, (17 Dec 1873 - )
Birth17 Dec 1873Robert Laird was born on 17 Dec 1873 at Thomson's Land, Ballieston, Lanark, Scotland ,

At 1.15AM
Parents: William Laird, Coal miner & Mary Gardner
married: 31 Dec 1860, The Manse Old Monkland

William Laird, X his mark, father was present at the birth.1,2,3

 
He was the son of William Laird and Mary Gardiner
FatherWilliam Laird (c 1840 - 20 Oct 1905)
MotherMary Gardiner (14 May 1841 - 5 Mar 1931)

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, 1873 Old Monkland Lanark, 652/01 0363. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  3. [S33] Birth Marriage and Burial Entries, International Genealogical Index & Family Search Web Site (IGI) : Family Search Web site, From 2000), C116521.

Robert Laird

ID# 2723, (c 1838 - 8 Mar 1881)
Birthc 1838Robert Laird was born c 1838 at Old Monkland, Lanark, Scotland .
 
He was the son of Charles Laird and Jean Hutchison
(Groom) Marriage23 Nov 1860Robert Laird married Mary Ann Gracey, daughter of William Gracey and Mary Willis, on 23 Nov 1860 at Beachead, Kilmarnock, Ayr, Scotland ,

after Banns were issued between us according to the forms of the Free Church of Scotland.

Robert Laird (x his mark) (Robert Gracey & Thomas Falconer (sic) - witneses), aged 23, Coal Miner, Bachelor
Usual Res: Dryton (sic) parish of Lanark Dreghorn
Parents: Charles Laird, Coal Miner, (dec) & Jane Hutchesion
Mary Ann Gracey (x her mark) (Robert Gracey & Thomas Falconer - witnesses) aged 18, Servant, Spinster
Usual Res: Strand Street, Kilmarnock.
Parents: William Gracey, Labourer & Mary Willis

Witnesses: Robert Gracey & Thomas Falconer.1,2

 
Death8 Mar 1881Robert died on 8 Mar 1881 at Fullarton Street, Dundonald, Ayr, Scotland ,

at 1.20AM aged 46 years.
General Labourer, married to Mary Gracey
Parents: Charles Laird, Tailor journeyman (dec) & Jane Hutchinson (dec)

Robert Laird, son was present when he passed away.1,3

 

Children of Robert Laird and Mary Ann Gracey

Children 1.Robert Laird (c 1863 - )
 2.Jane Laird (c 1865 - )
 3.Helen Laird (c 1867 - 14 Sep 1872)
 4.Mary Laird (c 1869 - 13 Sep 1872)
 5.Charles Laird (c 1872 - )
FatherCharles Laird (c 1813 - bt 1853 - 1855)
MotherJean Hutchison (23 Apr 1815 - 20 Apr 1862)

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, 1860 Kilmarnock Ayr, 597/00 0197. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  3. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1881 Irvine Ayr, 595/00 0048.

Robert Laird

ID# 6496, (c 1863 - )
Birthc 1863Robert Laird was born c 1863 at Kilmarnock, Ayr, Scotland .
 
He was the son of Robert Laird and Mary Ann Gracey
FatherRobert Laird (c 1838 - 8 Mar 1881)
MotherMary Ann Gracey (c 1842 - 1906)