West Kilbride is a wonderful course with some beautiful views over the water to the Isle of Arran.
Mary was one of three sisters and her father was a well known railway contractor and was said to be one of Scotland's strongest men. In she is recorded to have had the then unusual occupation of "telephone operator", indeed being the town's first in kilbridr   she later worked at Ardrossan in the same capacity.
This and other supporting information has been supplied via David R Mobile phone chat rooms family tree. Alexander was offered the post office at Taynuilt and moved there with his wife before moving into farming and then retiring to Portencross. Mary's middle sister lived in Canada with her husband John Craig  and Mary decided to accept her invitation to them,  however despite a promising love affair she was back at Taynuilt before long.
Her romantic interlude in Saskatchewan was not found to have any link to her murder. Background[ edit ] Alexander McLaren and his wife Jessie and Mary Gunn were not locals and had only moved in during the month of May He was sixty at the time of the murder and his wife Jessie was sixty-one whilst Mary was only forty-nine and still very good looking.
Jacobs  with his back to the only window in the room. Mary cried out "Alex I'm shot" and collapsed with three bullet wounds, the fatal one piercing her heart.
Alexander had time to shout to his wife " Floor, Floor ";  however, Jessie was then hit by two bullets and Alex, shot first, had a wound to the hand, penetrating his left index finger to the bone,  made when the bullet passed through free chat & hookup book he was reading, throwing it to the floor.
The footprints did not match Alexander's boots.
The Southern Necropolis in Glasgow is the final resting place of Mary Speir Gunn, interred wearing her favourite plaid. The mature adult chat rooms made extensive enquiries but to no avail, investigating links as far away as Saskatchewan in Canada where Mary Gunn had a boyfriend. It was thought that the murderer had targeted Alexander as the intended victim.
Alexander McLaren stated that he had no idea what the motive was as he had no disputes witth anyone and a robbery "gone wrong" seemed unlikely. Teen love chat House speculates that Alexander was the perpetrator of the crime and his wife corroborated his version through being in shock at the time. Portencross Castle circa The "Throughlet" near Auchenames House and the pier looking north The Portencross to Hunterston coastal path looking north The "Throughlet" looking south Micro-history[ edit ] It was thought by some that Alexander was involved in the murder as he hoped to marry the marginally younger and more attractive Mary, however given their respective ages this seems unlikely given average lifespan at the time.