Sunday, 15 February 2009

Thomson Family History Gorbals Glasgow Scotland

This evening, I am posting a video clip of a memorial stone found in an old Gorbals burying ground which now forms the Rose Garden in centre of the Gorbals.

The inscription records the deaths of:
  • Rev. William Thomson, The Relief Church, Hutchesontown, who died July 26th 184? age 84 years.
  • Rev Thomson's spouse, Janet Gemell who died Feb 26th 1847 age 75.
  • Children of the above:
  • Janet age 22
  • William age 22
  • John age 22
  • Elizabeth age 3
  • James age ?
  • Dr. John Aitken who died Dec 27th 18?? age 71 yrs

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