The 1881 census for Hamilton recorded Mary, her husband and family, her brother, Andrew, and two boarders living at 20 Carscallan Row. Mary was a married woman, aged 24 years, who had been born in Clarkston (Airdrie). Her brother, Andrew, was recorded as 21 years of age and, like his sister, Mary, had been born in Clarkston in New Monkland parish. He was unmarried.
Mary married Daniel RORKE, son of Francis ROURKE (DNA Linked) and Margaret CAMPBELL (DNA Linked), on 23 February 1873 in New Monkland, Lanarkshire, Scotland.1 (Daniel RORKE was baptised on 22 January 1844 in Dungannon RC Parish, County Tyrone, Ireland 7 and died 12 December 1896 at 5.45 am in 6 New Orbiston, Bellshill, Lanarkshire, Scotland 5.). The cause of his death was chronic nephritis and cerebral apoplexy over 6 days.
1 LDS Family Search, IGI.
2 GRO Scotland, Bothwell District Lanarkshire Marriages 1904.
3 GRO Scotland, Western District of Old Monkland parish Lanarkshire Marriages 1910.
4 1891 UK Census, 639 Dalziel.
5 GRO Scotland, Deaths Bellshill 625/3 no 195 1896.
6 GRO Scotland, Bellshill District Lanarkshire Marriages 1898.
Irish Family History Foundation, Dungannon RC Parish County Tyrone Church Baptism Record.