James Thompson (1520 - 1566) MP

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Birthplace: Glasgow, Lanarkshire, , Scotland
Death: Died in Glasgow, Scotland
Managed by: Jessie Denise Case
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Source: John Yanik (Reference works from Josiah VanKirk Thompson's Journa ls & Gustav Anjou) & Cheralynn Wilson

Helen Wetnight, 365 Holly Hill Road, Oldsmar, FL 34677who cites a handwrit ten 9 page document prepared by Katherine Mayes Thompson states he had lan ds rented of John Dunbar of Blantyre near Glasgow, at Syide for which he p aid a yearly rent of one firlot of barley (a firlot of barley was 3,232 cu bic inches, equalled fourth part of a boll. A boll of barley contained 6 b ushels). James Thomson & wife granted on Sept. 11, 1566 to their son, Thom as Thomson, six oxgangs of earth in Syide (an oxgang was equivale nt to 13 acres.)

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1520
1520
Glasgow, Lanarkshire, , Scotland
1538
1538
Age 18
London, Husborne Crawley, Befordshire, England
1544
1544
Age 24
Glasgow, Glasgow City, Scotland, United Kingdom
1545
1545
Age 25
Glasgow, Scotland
1566
September 11, 1566
Age 46
Glasgow, Scotland
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