William Laidlaw
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William Young Laidlaw (1918 - 2005)

William Young Laidlaw
Born in Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, United Kingdommap
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Husband of — married 4 Jan 1943 in Aberdeen, Scotlandmap
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Father of , , [private daughter (1940s - unknown)], , [private son (1950s - unknown)], [private son (1950s - unknown)] and
Died at age 86 in Adelaide, South Australia, Australiamap
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William Young Laidlaw's birth was registered in 1918 in the Rubislaw district.[1]

The marriage of William Young Laidlaw and Mary Brebner Robb was registered in 1943 in the Aberdeen Southern District district.[2]

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William Laidlaw migrated from Scotland to Australia.
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Born in Aberdeen, Scotland. Became a doctor. In British Army in WWII, in East Africa and North Africa. Moved to Adelaide, Australia in 1965 with family.

Bill died on 12 January 2005.[3]


  1. Birth Registration: "Statutory Register of Births"
    National Records of Scotland, Ref: 168/3/239
    https://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/ (accessed 11 September 2023)
    Surname: LAIDLAW; Forename: WILLIAM YOUNG; Gender: M; Year: 1918; RD Name: Rubislaw.
  2. Marriage Registration: "Statutory Register of Marriages"
    National Records of Scotland, Ref: 168/2/17
    https://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/ (accessed 11 September 2023)
    Surname: LAIDLAW; Forename: WILLIAM YOUNG; Spouse Surname: ROBB; Spouse Forename: MARY BREBNER; Year: 1943; RD Name: Aberdeen Southern District.
  3. Source: Australia Death Notices, 1860-2019 MyHeritage.com [online database], MyHeritage Ltd. https://records.myheritagelibraryedition.com/research/collection-10738/australia-death-notices-1860-2019 Record: https://records.myheritagelibraryedition.com/research/record-10738-3546998/william-young-bill-laidlaw-in-australia-death-notices William Young (Bill) Laidlaw Citation:
    William Young (Bill) Laidlaw
    Birth: Circa 1919
    Death: Jan 12 2005
    Published: Jan 13 2005
    Published by: Adelaide Advertiser

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