Typical jobs for Lairds
Hard-working people, the Lairds. 189 worked in mining, according to the 1901 Census.
Where most Lairds lived
In the 1900s, you’d probably bump into a Laird in Lanarkshire.
Lairds’ criminal history
How do we put this... Not all Lairds were angels, apparently. We found 60 in criminal records.
Lairds in World War I
According to the World War I records, 255 Lairds served in the First World War.