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Peter Thomson tug boat master

M, #458, b. 20 July 1873, d. 24 October 1964
Last Edited: 14 May 2020
Peter Thomson 1873-1964

Parents:

Father*: Thomas Thomson fisherman b. c 1829, d. 17 Feb 1909
Mother*: Christian Thomson b. c 1830, d. 29 Sep 1892
  • Birth*: Peter Thomson tug boat master was born on 20 July 1873 at Buckhaven, Wemyss, Fife, Scotland, ; 1873 births in the parish of Wemyss in the county of Fife; ref 178; Peter Thomson born 1873 July Twentieth 5h 0m am Buckhaven Wemyss, male, parents Thomas Thomson fisherman and Christian Thomson ms Thomas who married 1852 April 14th at Buckhaven Wemyss, sigend Thomas Thomson father, registered 1873 August 4th at Buckhaven signed Thomas Ireland registrar.1
  • He was the son of Thomas Thomson fisherman and Christian Thomson.
  • (Groom) Marriage*: Peter Thomson tug boat master married Elizabeth Anderson Campbell on 30 December 1898 at Wemyss, Fife, Scotland, .
  • (Groom) Marriage*: Peter Thomson tug boat master married Lizzie Conway Miller, daughter of William Miller jute powerloom tenter and Marion McKenzie Conway jute weaver, on 4 October 1923 at 23 Commercial Street, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, ; 1923 marriages in the district of St Clement in the burgh of Dundee, ref 363; 1923 om the third day of October at 23 Commercial Street Dundee by declaration in presence of Hector [Victor?] Alexander captain tug master Cliff Bank Avenue Newport and David ... ship stoker 8 James Street Dundee; signed Peter Thomson tug master widower, aged 50, 11 Strathmartine Road, Dundee, parents Thomas Thomson fisherman (dec) and Christina Thomson ms Thomson (dec); signed Lizzie Conway Miller jute weaver spinster, aged 24, Mitchell Street School House Dundee, parents William Miller jute mill dresser and Marion McKenzie Miller ms Conway (dec); by warrant of Sheriff Substitute of Forfarshire dated October 3rd 1923; registered 1923 October 4th at Dundee Alex Buchan registrar.2
  • (Deceased) Death*: Peter Thomson tug boat master died on 24 October 1964 at Dundee, Angus, Scotland, , at age 91.

Census Events

Member of Household3 April 1881They was listed as a member of the household of Thomas Thomson fisherman and Christian Thomson in the 1881 census at Links Road, Buckhaven, Wemyss, Fife, Scotland, . Peter, son, 7, scholar, Wemyss; Thomas, head, mar, 53, fisherman, Wemyss; Christian, wife, mar, 48, Wemyss

Name:      Thomas Thomson
Age:      53
Estimated birth year:      abt 1828
Relationship:      Head
Spouse's name :      Christian Thomson
Gender:      Male
Where born:      Wemyss, Fife
Registration Number:      459/2
Registration district:      Buckhaven
Civil Parish:      Wemyss
County:      Fife
Address:      Links Road
Occupation:      Fisherman
ED:      2
Household schedule number:      97
Line:      8
Roll:      cssct1881_127
Household Members:      
Name      Age
Thomas Thomson      53
Christian Thomson      48
Thomas Thomson      26
Agnes Thomson      20
William Thomson      14
Bernard Thomson      10
Peter Thomson      7
James Thomson      5.5
Member of Household5 April 1891They was listed as a member of the household of Christian Thomson in the 1891 census at Main Street, Buckhaven, Wemyss, Fife, Scotland, ; Name:      Christina Thomson
Age:      59
Estimated birth year:      abt 1832
Relationship:      Head
Gender:      Female
Where born:      Cupar, Fifeshire
Registration Number:      459/2
Registration district:      Buckhaven
Civil Parish:      Wemyss
Town:      Buckhaven
County:      Fife
Address:      Main St
ED:      2
Household schedule number:      158
Line:      7
Roll:      CSSCT1891_141
Household Members:      
Name      Age
Christina Thomson      59
Bernard Thomson      21
Peter Thomson      17
James Thomson      15
Thomas Thomson      6.6

Family 1:

Elizabeth Anderson Campbell b. 30 Oct 1881, d. 28 May 1922
  • (Groom) Marriage*: Peter Thomson tug boat master married Elizabeth Anderson Campbell on 30 December 1898 at Wemyss, Fife, Scotland, .

Children:

Christina Thomson b. 3 Sep 1899, d. 15 Oct 1985
Margaret Marsha Thomson b. 30 Aug 1901, d. Sep 1986
Elizabeth Campbell Thomson b. 24 Oct 1904, d. 2 Jan 1972
Thomas Thomson b. 24 Oct 1904, d. 10 May 1980
Agnes Thomson+ b. 6 Feb 1907, d. 18 Aug 1987
Minnie Thomson b. 6 Apr 1909, d. 4 Jul 1947
Peter Thomson b. 23 Oct 1911, d. c 1995
Mary Thomson+ b. 22 Jun 1916, d. 8 Jan 1996
Janet Logie Thomson b. 28 May 1922, d. 29 May 1922

Family 2:

Lizzie Conway Miller b. 5 May 1899, d. 4 Jun 1976
  • (Groom) Marriage*: Peter Thomson tug boat master married Lizzie Conway Miller, daughter of William Miller jute powerloom tenter and Marion McKenzie Conway jute weaver, on 4 October 1923 at 23 Commercial Street, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, ; 1923 marriages in the district of St Clement in the burgh of Dundee, ref 363; 1923 om the third day of October at 23 Commercial Street Dundee by declaration in presence of Hector [Victor?] Alexander captain tug master Cliff Bank Avenue Newport and David ... ship stoker 8 James Street Dundee; signed Peter Thomson tug master widower, aged 50, 11 Strathmartine Road, Dundee, parents Thomas Thomson fisherman (dec) and Christina Thomson ms Thomson (dec); signed Lizzie Conway Miller jute weaver spinster, aged 24, Mitchell Street School House Dundee, parents William Miller jute mill dresser and Marion McKenzie Miller ms Conway (dec); by warrant of Sheriff Substitute of Forfarshire dated October 3rd 1923; registered 1923 October 4th at Dundee Alex Buchan registrar.2

Child:

William Miller Thomson businessman+ b. 7 Mar 1927, d. Nov 2010

Citations

  1. [S14] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Statutory birth 1873 Wemyss Buckhaven 459/ 178 image held [May 2020].
  2. [S64] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS statutory marriages 1923 St Clement Dundee ref 0363 image held [July 2004].
  3. [S43] LB [Feb 2018].
  4. [S133] Interview with unknown informant (unknown informant address). Unknown repository (unknown repository address), CNM DGA Wedding Album [1950].
  5. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation
    Parish: Wemyss; ED: 2; Page: 18; Line: 8; Roll: cssct1881_127
    Source Information
    Ancestry.com. 1881 Scotland Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.
    Original data: Scotland. 1881 Scotland Census. Reels 1-338. General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland. [May 2020]
  6. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation
    Parish: Wemyss; ED: 2; Page: 27; Line: 7; Roll: CSSCT1891_141
    Source Information
    Ancestry.com. 1891 Scotland Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.
    Original data: Scotland. 1891 Scotland Census. Reels 1-409. General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland.
    [May 2020]