John Smellie1

M, b. circa 1826
FatherWilliam Smellie1 b. c 1793, d. 15 Mar 1871
MotherAgnes Gardner1 b. 25 Oct 1795, d. 30 Aug 1880
RelationshipGrandson of Matthew Gardner
ChartsDescendants of Matthew Gardner and Margaret Martin
Birth*John Smellie was born circa 1826 at Lanarkshire, Scotland.1  
(Member of household) CensusHe appeared on the census of 1841 as a member of the household of William Smellie at Marshall's Row, Wishawtown, Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland.1 
(Informant) DeathJohn Smellie was listed as an informant on the death certificate of William Smellie on 15 March 1871 at 106 Main Street, Wishaw, Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland.2,3 
Last Edited23 Mar 2012


  1. [S1207] 1841 census of Scotland, Lanarkshire, Cambusnethan registration district, enumeration district (ED) 5, p. 28, William Smellie household; digital image, ScotlandsPeople ( : accessed 23 March 2012); citing GRO Census 1841 628/00 005/00 027.
  2. [S1209] Scotland, death certificate for William Smellie, 15 March 1871; digital image, ScotlandsPeople ( : accessed 23 March 2012); citing statutory deaths 628/00 0074, Lanarkshire, Cambusnethan registration district; General Registry Office, Edinburgh.
  3. [S701] Lanarkshire Family History Society, editors, Cambusnethan Old Parish Churchyard Monumental Inscriptions. Originally transcribed 1982. (Motherwell, Scotland: Lanarkshire Family History Society, 2003). There is no map included making it difficult to understand the physical proximity of the markers.

    372/1 WilIiam Smellie died 15th March 1871 aged 78 years. His wife Agnes Gardner died 30th August 1880 aged 84 years. Daughter Isabel died 1st February 1825 aged 3 years. Son Thomas died 28th June 1840 aged 16 years. Son Matthew died 15th January 1851 aged 22 years.