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Thomas Thomson fisherman1

M, #1293, b. circa 1829, d. 17 February 1909
Last Edited: 13 May 2020
  • Birth*: Thomas Thomson fisherman was born circa 1829 at Wemyss, Fife, Scotland, .2
  • (Groom) Marriage*: He married Christian Thomson on 13 April 1852 at Buckhaven, Wemyss, Fife, Scotland, .3
  • (Deceased) Death*: Thomas Thomson fisherman died on 17 February 1909 at Dysart Combination Poorhouse, Thornton, Markiinch, Fife, Scotland, , 1909 deaths in the district of Thornton in the county of Fife, ref 17; Thomas Thomson fisherman widower of Christina Thomson, died 1909 February Seventeenth 3h 0m am Dysart Combination Poorhouse Thornton parish of Markinch, male aged 77 years, parents Robert Thomson fisherman (dec) and Elizabeth Thomson ms Logan (deceased), cause senile decay as cert by W Hector MacKenzie MD, signed James Thomson son 47 Randolf Street Buckhaven, registered 1909 February 18th at Thornton signed Peter R Donald registrar.1
  • (Informant) Birth: He registered the birth of Peter Thomson tug boat master 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.3
  • (Spouse) Death: His spouse Christian Thomson died on 29 September 1892 at Buckhaven, Wemyss, Fife, Scotland, ; 1892 deaths in the district of Buckhaven in the county of Fife, ref 102; Christian Thomson married to Thomas Thomson fisherman, died 1892 September Twenty-nineth 11h 0m pm at Buckhaven, female aged 60 years, parents Thomas Thomson fisherman (dec) and Agnes Thomson ms Stalker (dec), cause apoplexy 1 month as cert by James Stockwell LRCPSE, signed Robert Thomson son present, registered 1892 September 30 at Buckhaven signed David M Pryde registrar.4

Census Events

Head of Household7 April 1861He was listed as head of household, along with spouse Christian Thomson in the 1861 census at Buckhaven, Wemyss, Fife, Scotland, . Name:      Thomas Thomson
Age:      30
Estimated birth year:      abt 1831
Relationship:      Head
Spouse's name :      Christian Thomson
Gender:      Male
Where born:      Buckhaven, fifeshire
Registration Number:      459
Registration district:      Wemyss
Civil Parish:      Wemyss
County:      Fife
Occupation:      Fisherman
ED:      6
Household schedule number:      129
Line:      21
Roll:      CSSCT1861_60
Household Members:      
Name      Age
Thomas Thomson      30
Christian Thomson      29
Robert Thomson      8
Thomas Thomson      6
Agnes Thomson      9 Mo; also in the household were Robert Thomson, Thomas Thomson and Agnes Thomson.2
Head of Household2 April 1871He was listed as head of household along with spouse Christian Thomson in the 1871 census at Buckhaven, Wemyss, Fife, Scotland, . Name:      Thomas Thomson
Age:      40
Estimated birth year:      abt 1831
Relationship:      Head
Spouse's name :      Christina Thomson
Gender:      Male
Where born:      Buckhaven
Registration Number:      459
Registration district:      Wemyss
Civil Parish:      Wemyss
County:      Fife
Address:      New Road
Occupation:      Fisherman
ED:      6
Household schedule number:      56
Line:      20
Roll:      CSSCT1871_78
Household Members:      
Name      Age
Thomas Thomson      40
Christina Thomson      34
Robert Thomson      18
Thomson Thomson      16
Agnes Thomson      14
William Thomson      4
James Thomson      3
Barbara Thomson      2 Mo; also in the household were Robert Thomson, Thomas Thomson, Agnes Thomson, William Thomson, James Thomson and Bernard Thomson.5
Head of Household3 April 1881He was listed as head of household along with spouse Christian Thomson in the 1881 census at Links Road, Buckhaven, Wemyss, Fife, Scotland, . 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; also in the household were Thomas Thomson, Agnes Thomson, William Thomson, Bernard Thomson, Peter Thomson tug boat master and James Thomson.6
Head of Household5 April 1891He was listed as head of household in the 1891 census at Broom House, Buckhaven, Wemyss, Fife, Scotland, . Name:      Thomas Thomson
Age:      64
Estimated birth year:      abt 1827
Relationship:      Head
Gender:      Male
Where born:      Buckhaven, Fifeshire
Registration Number:      459/2
Registration district:      Buckhaven
Civil Parish:      Wemyss
Town:      Buckhaven
County:      Fife
Address:      Broom House
Occupation:      Fisherman
ED:      2
Household schedule number:      90
Line:      13
Roll:      CSSCT1891_141
Household Members:      
Name      Age
Thomas Thomson      64.7
Head of Household31 March 1901He was listed as head of household in the 1901 census at 2 Bethune Square, Buckhaven, Wemyss, Fife, Scotland, . Name:      Thomas Thomson
Age:      70
Estimated birth year:      abt 1831
Relationship:      Head
Gender:      Male
Where born:      Buckhaven, fifeshire
Registration Number:      459/2
Registration district:      Buckhaven
Civil Parish:      Wemyss
Town:      Buckhaven
County:      Fife
Address:      2 Bethune Sqr
Occupation:      Fisherman
ED:      2
Household schedule number:      83
Line:      2
Roll:      CSSCT1901_148
Household Members:      
Name      Age
Thomas Thomson      70
James Thomson      25
Thomas Thomson      17; also in the household was James Thomson.8

Family:

Christian Thomson b. c 1830, d. 29 Sep 1892
  • (Groom) Marriage*: Thomas Thomson fisherman married Christian Thomson on 13 April 1852 at Buckhaven, Wemyss, Fife, Scotland, .3

Children:

Robert Thomson b. 7 Sep 1852
Thomas Thomson b. c 1854, d. a 3 Apr 1881
David Thomson b. 2 Sep 1855
William Thomson b. 7 May 1858
Agnes Thomson b. 11 Jun 1860, d. a 3 Apr 1881
William Thomson b. 22 May 1862
James Thomson b. 19 Feb 1864, d. b 1868
William Thomson b. 5 Jun 1866, d. a 3 Apr 1881
Bernard Thomson b. 5 Jun 1866, d. a 3 Apr 1881
James Thomson b. 28 Aug 1868, d. b 1875
Bernard Thomson b. 9 Jan 1871, d. a 1881
Peter Thomson tug boat master+ b. 20 Jul 1873, d. 24 Oct 1964
James Thomson b. c 1875, d. a 17 Feb 1909

Citations

  1. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Statutory Deaths 1909 Thornton Fife 475/B 17 image held [Mar 2018].
  2. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation
    Parish: Wemyss; ED: 6; Page: 23; Line: 21; Roll: CSSCT1861_60
    Source Information
    Ancestry.com. 1861 Scotland Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
    Original data: Scotland. 1861 Scotland Census. Reels 1-150. General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland.
    [May 2020]
  3. [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].
  4. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS Statutory Deaths 1892 Buckhaven Fife 459/2 102 image held [Mar 2018].
  5. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation
    Parish: Wemyss; ED: 6; Page: 11; Line: 20; Roll: CSSCT1871_78
    Source Information
    Ancestry.com. 1871 Scotland Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.
    Original data: Scotland. 1871 Scotland Census. Reels 1-191. 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: 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]
  7. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation
    Parish: Wemyss; ED: 2; Page: 16; Line: 13; 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]
  8. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation
    Parish: Wemyss; ED: 2; Page: 16; Line: 2; Roll: CSSCT1901_148
    Source Information
    Ancestry.com. 1901 Scotland Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.
    Original data: Scotland. 1901 Scotland Census. Reels 1-446. General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland.
    [May 2020]