Agnes Isobel Laird **
- Born: 27 Jul 1770, Larbert, Stirling, Scotland
- Marriage (1): John Forsyth ** on 26 Aug 1791 in Larbert, Stirling, Scotland
- Died: 7 Jan 1857, Shotts Iron Works, Shotts, Lanark, Scotland at age 86
- Buried: Churchyard of Shotts, Shotts, , Lanark, Scotland
Cause of her death was Natural Decay.
Other names for Agnes were Agnes Isobel, Helen, Isabel and Isabella.
Witness at her birth was Hugh Smith.
She was named Isobel in her marriage record and Elizabeth's birth record, and was named Isabella in her death certifcate (which also confirms her parents names).
At the time of the 1841 Census she was living in Dykehead, Shotts.She is recorded as Isobel Laird aged 70, not born in the county. She is living with Alexander Goldie, aged 15, a collier born in the county. This is her grandson, son of her daughter Isobel. A few doors away is a Thomas Forsyth, 25, her son with wife Janet and daughter Marion.
At the time of the 1851 Census she was living with her son Robert Forsyth in Dykehead, Shotts. She is recorded as Isobel Laird, Widow, aged 80, and supported by her family. Her birthplace is recorded as Larbert, Stirlingshire.
The informant on her Death Certificate was her son Livingstone.
Agnes married John Forsyth **, son of Thomas Forsyth ** and Elizabeth Waugh **, on 26 Aug 1791 in Larbert, Stirling, Scotland. (John Forsyth ** was born in 1766 in Muiravonside, Stirling, Scotland, christened on 31 Aug 1766 in Muiravonside, Stirling, Scotland, died in 1830 in prob, Shotts, , Lanark, Scotland and was buried on 26 Sep 1830 in Shotts Iron Works, Shotts, Lanark, Scotland.)