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James Laird

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1805-1806 N/A Democrat
1807-1808 N/A Democrat
1809-1810 N/A Democrat
1811-1812 N/A Democrat
1813-1814 N/A Democrat
 Counties   Luzerne, Northumberland

Biography

1761 - 1846

JAMES LAIRD was born, May 11, 1761, and married Mary McFarland, February 12, 1788. She was born, November 15, 1770, and to their union were born three children: John, who was born, August 2, 1789, and died, September 23, 1862; William, born October 11, 1791, and Mary, born March 15, 1794. Mrs. Laird died, July 24, 1796, and he was again married, to Miss Sarah Watson, May 11, 1797. She was born, January 21, 1772, and to them were born the following Children: Samuel, born March 8, 1798; Jane McKinney; James, born July 27, 1801; James, born October 21, 1806, and Thomas, born March 21, 1810. Mr. Laird removed from the Cumberland valley to Montour county, Pennsylvania, where he died, February 15, 1846.