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John Lang

M, #1317, b. circa 1832, d. before 1901
  • Birth*: John Lang was born circa 1832.
  • He was the son of John Lang and Mary Young.
  • (Groom) Marriage*: John Lang married Agnes Conway, daughter of John Conway and Jane Waugh, on 27 November 1863 at Monkton, Ayrshire, Scotland; 1863 marriages in the parish of Monkton in the county of Ayr, ref 8; 1863 on the twentyseventh day of November at Monkton after banns according to the forms of the Free Church of Scotland; signed John Lang, bachelor, aged 21, Gardenrose, Maybole; John Lang miner, Mary Lang ms Young; signed Agnes Conway, spinster, 20, Monkton, John Conway, mason's labourer, Jane Conway ms Waugh; Wm Wilson MA minister of Free Church Monkton, A T McClenaghen, Jane Conway witnesses; reg 1863 Nov 27th at Monkton James M'Cowan registrar.1
  • (Informant) Birth: John Lang registered the birth of Jane Lang on 21 September 1864 at 13 Morton Place, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland; 1864 births in the district of Kilmarnock in the county of Ayr, ref 784; Jane Lang, 1864 September twenty-first 1pm, 13 Morton Place Kilmarnock; female parents John Lang labourer, Agnes Lang ms Conway, m 1864 May 27th Monkton; signed John Lang father; 1864 September 26th at Kilmarnock J McGregor registrar.2,3
  • (Informant) Birth: John Lang registered the birth of Hugh Scott Lang on 23 December 1872 at Alison Street, Newton upon Ayr, Ayrshire, Scotland; 1872 births in the district of Ayr in the county of Ayr ref 655; Hugh Scott Lang twin, 1872 December twenty-third 3h 0m am, Alison Street Newton Ayr, m, John Lang stoker, Agnes Lang ms Conway, 1863 September Monkton, signed John Lang father; reg 1872 December 31st at Ayr M Cuthbertson registrar.3,4
  • (Informant) Birth: John Lang registered the birth of William Smith Lang on 23 December 1872 at Ayr, Ayrshire, Scotland; 1872 births in the district of Ayr in the county of Ayr ref 654; William Smith Lang twin, 1872 December twenty-third 2h 45m am, Alison Street Newton Ayr, m, John Lang stoker, Agnes Lang ms Conway, 1863 September Monkton, signed John Lang father; reg 1872 December 31st at Ayr M Cuthbertson registrar.3,5
  • (Deceased) Death*: John Lang died before 1901.
  • (Spouse) Death: His spouse Agnes Conway died on 8 November 1909 at 8 Charlotte Street, Ayr, Ayrshire, Scotland; 1909 daeths in the district of Ayr in the county of Ayr, ref 495; Agnes Lang widow of John Lang insurance agent; 1909 November eighth 1h 45m pm 8 Charlotte Street Ayr; female age 65; parenst John Conway labourer (dec) and Jane Conway ms Waugh (dec); chronic Bright's disease & cardiac failore as cert by Edward L Singer MBChB; signed William Smith Lang son 31 Northfield Aveue Ayr; 1909 November 9th at Ayr D Macdonald asst registrar initialled WA (Wm Aitken registrar0.6

Census Events

Head of Household2 April 1871He was listed as head of household along with spouse Agnes Conway in the 1871 census at 1 Houstins Close, Newton, Ayr, Ayrshire, Scotland. John Lang, head, mar, 29, railway guard, Cummnock; Agnes Lang, wife, mar, 28, Monkton; 1 child in school, 1 room with window; also in the household were Jane Lang, James Lang and John Lang.7
Head of Household3 April 1881He was listed as head of household along with spouse Agnes Conway in the 1881 census at Not Found, Ireland?; also in the household were Jane Lang, James Lang, John Lang, Hugh Scott Lang, William Smith Lang and David Lang.
Head of Household5 April 1891He was listed as head of household along with spouse Agnes Conway in the 1891 census at 31 Nelson Street, Newton upon Ayr, Ayrshire, Scotland. John Lang, head, mar, 59, insurance agent employed, Cumnock; Agnes, wife, mar, 49, Monkton; 3 rooms with windows; also in the household were Jane Lang, William Smith Lang, David Lang and Mary Lang.8
Last Edited: 29 Apr 2015

Parents:

Father*: John Lang b. c 1810, d. a 1863
Mother*: Mary Young b. c 1810, d. a 1863

Family:

Agnes Conway b. 1841, d. 8 Nov 1909
  • (Groom) Marriage*: John Lang married Agnes Conway, daughter of John Conway and Jane Waugh, on 27 November 1863 at Monkton, Ayrshire, Scotland; 1863 marriages in the parish of Monkton in the county of Ayr, ref 8; 1863 on the twentyseventh day of November at Monkton after banns according to the forms of the Free Church of Scotland; signed John Lang, bachelor, aged 21, Gardenrose, Maybole; John Lang miner, Mary Lang ms Young; signed Agnes Conway, spinster, 20, Monkton, John Conway, mason's labourer, Jane Conway ms Waugh; Wm Wilson MA minister of Free Church Monkton, A T McClenaghen, Jane Conway witnesses; reg 1863 Nov 27th at Monkton James M'Cowan registrar.1

Children:

Jane Lang b. 21 Sep 1864
James Lang b. 14 Jun 1866
John Lang b. 31 Jul 1868
Hugh Scott Lang b. 23 Dec 1872
William Smith Lang b. 23 Dec 1872
David Lang b. 1 Apr 1875
Mary Lang b. c 1882

Citations

  1. [S64] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS statutory marriages Monkton 1863 ref 8 [July 2004].
  2. [S14] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS statutory birth Kilmarnock ref 784 [Jul 2004].
  3. [S1] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), [May 2007].
  4. [S14] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS statutory birth Ayr ref 655 [Jul 2004].
  5. [S14] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS statutory birth Ayr ref 654 [Jul 2004].
  6. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS statutory deaths 1909 Ayr ref 495 image held [July 2004].
  7. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS census 1871 Newton Ayr image held [May 2007].
  8. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS census 1891 Ayr image held [Jul 2007].