McLAREN, John 1
John McLaren predeceased his wife. When she died in April 1921, she was recorded as being 'Isabella McLaren widow of John McLaren boilermaker'. 2
John married Isabella SANDILANDS, daughter of John SANDILANDS and Jane SYMONDS, on 28 August 1868 in Lyndoch Street, Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland.1 (Isabella SANDILANDS was born in 1837 in Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland 1 3 4 and died 1 April 1921 at 6.15 pm in 8 Arthur Street, Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland 1 2.). The cause of her death was cardiac failure and senility.
The marriage was celebrated after banns according to the forms of the Free Church of Scotland. The minister was Mr James Stark. The witnesses were Peter McLaren and Susan McLaren.
1 GRO Scotland, Marriage Greenock west 564/3 no 176 1868.
2 GRO Scotland, Deaths Greenock east 564/1 no 139 1921.
3 1891 UK Census, Greenock 564 14 Arthur Street.
1841 UK Census, Greenock Middle Renfrewshire Longwell Close.