Ann Sorbie and Family
Sorbie was the oldest daughter of Thomas Sorbie and Jane Burke. She was
born in Swinhill, Dalserf on 2nd December 1887. She married John Hamilton Murphy
in The Public Hall, Stonehouse on December 1st 1911 and is pictured here with her two children
John and Jeanie.
Jnr. (known as Jack) married Evelyn McKimmie in May 1941 in Blantyre and had three children, George, Allan and Sheena.
John died in January 1963. Jeanie married Walter McDonald, also in 1941 and had
two children, James and Ann. Jeannie died in Hamilton in February 1994 at the
age of 77.
Murphy Snr. died in Feb 1951 and Ann in January 1953. Their grandchildren and
great grandchildren still live in the Stonehouse/Larkhall area.