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James Thompson

Birthplace: Syide, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Death: Died in Syide, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Immediate Family:

Son of Andrew Thompson and Isabella Thompson
Husband of Marion Thompson (Cochran)
Father of John Thompson; Thomas Thompson; Alain Thomson; Richard Thompson; John Thompson and 4 others
Brother of David Thompson; Alice Thompson; Marion Craig; John Thompson; Thomas Thompson and 5 others
Half brother of David Thompson

Managed by: Jessie Denise Case
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About James Thompson

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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James Thompson's Timeline

Syide, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Age 18
London, Husborne Crawley, Befordshire, England
Age 25
Glasgow, Scotland
September 11, 1566
Age 46
Syide, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland