" Stonehouse, town and par., Lanarkshire, on Avon Water, 7 miles SE. of Hamilton and 18 miles SE. of Glasgow by rail - par., 6241 ac., pop. 3173; town, pop. 2615; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank; is largely inhabited by miners and weavers. "
From John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles, 1887
Stonehouse Heritage offers a fascinating insight to Stonehouse village history and a resource for family history research. It includes census, graveyard, school records, school diaries, and photographs relating to the village of Stonehouse.