|1. ||Willam LAIRD was born abt. 1858; died 23 Nov 1947, Ionia, Ionia Co., Michigan ; was buried , Lakeside Cemetery, Lake Odessa, Ionia County, Michigan. |
- Census: 1900, Living in Civil District 8, Haywood Co., Tennessee
- Census: 1910, Living in Allis, Presque Isle Co., Michigan
- Occupation: 1910, Mill Owner
- Census: 1920, Living in Roxand, Eaton Co., Michigan
- Census: 1930, Living in Lake Odessa, Ionia Co., Michigan
- Census: 1940, Living in Long Beach, Los Angeles Co., California
The Ionia Sentinel-Standard, Monday, November 24, 1947
William Laird, 89, of Lake Odessa died at the Ionia Convalescent Home Sunday after a lengthy illness.
He conducted a lumber business in Onaway for 12 years and before that in Tennessee. He moved to Lake Odessa 36 years ago upon retirement.
Laird is survived by his wife, Mamie, and one sister, Mrs. Maggie Aldrich of Vermontville.
The Rev. Ronald Hoffman of Calvary U. B. church in Lake Odessa will conduct the funeral services Tuesday at 2 p.m. from Pickens funeral chapel. Interment will be in Lakeside Cemetery.
Willam married Mary Abbey MILLISON 1890. Mary (daughter of William C. MILLISON and Mary Abbey CRAPO) was born 7 Jun 1868, Lake Odessa, Ionia County, Michigan; died 15 Dec 1970, Lake Odessa, Ionia County, Michigan; was buried , Lakeside Cemetery, Lake Odessa, Ionia County, Michigan. [Group Sheet]