MATTHEW SEMPLE was born at Springfield of Carnduff Farm, East Kilbride, on the 10th of October, 1871.
Son of John Semple and Agnes Dickie.
Matthew is at Craighead Farm, Blantyre, on the 1881 census. He is possibly at West Carnduff, East Kilbride, on the 1891 census. On the 1901 census he is at High Whitehills Farm, East Kilbride.
MARGARET JOHNSTON was born at Roseholm Farm, Dreghorn, on the 12th of April, 1874.
Daughter of John Johnston and Helen Strang.
Margaret appears at Roseholm on the 1881 census and at Nook Farm on the 1891 and 1901 census.
Matthew and Margaret were married at Chapelside Farm, East Kilbride, on the 17th of June, 1903.
Witnessed by James Semple and Mary Johnston.
Officiated by Edward Erskine Anderson, Minister of the United Free Church.