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William THOMSON

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Marriage 91/1856 THOMSON WILLIAM - HOWIDON GRAHAM - SYDNEY * 22 Apr

Death 3041/1904 THOMSON WILLIAM 74 YRS ROCKDALE ROCKDALE * 15 Feb

Born 16 Jun 1829 Dunfermline * Can't confirm.

William was a plumber.

1887 NSW Sands Directory
Thompson and Salmon Plumbers at 164 King St, Newtown.

Arrival not yet found.
 
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The Daily Telegraph (Sydney, NSW : 1883 - 1930)
Fri 19 Feb 1904

Mr. William Thomson, a well-known businesman of Newtown, with which he had been identified for nearly half a century, died at Bexlcy on Monday, at the age of 74.
etc
etc
He was twice married, and has left a widow nnd six daughters, all or wiiom are married except two.etc

https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/237814510
 
Thanks gibbo.

I had death and funeral notices from SMH but not that one.

I only have the one marriage. He is buried with the one he married in 1856.

The Sydney Morning Herald - Mon 19 Oct 1885 p.1
Deaths.
THOMSON.-October 17, at her residence Melford, Cavendish-street, Stanmore, the dearly beloved wife of Wm. Thomson, aged 56 years.

Ok, ... he has left a widow ...
 
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Marriage
6479/1914
PARKER
RAYMOND J
THOMSON
JESSIE R
ST LEONARDS


Birth THOMSON JESSIE 6599/1889 WILLIAM MARGARET - PETERSHAM
 
Born Edinburgh is not Dunfermline so one has to be wrong.

No birth on SP that fits for Dunfermline.

Can't use naming pattern as they had six daughters.
 
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Marriage 91/1856 THOMSON WILLIAM - HOWIDON GRAHAM - SYDNEY * 22 Apr
Just in case you didn't have her full name, if the memorial is correct that is.

The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954)
Mon 18 Oct 1886
THOMSON.—In loving remembrance of my beloved wife, Graham Gilston Thomson, who departed this life October 17, 1885, aged 56 years. Inserted by her fond husband. Probation done, eternity begun, oh, happy change to be amongst the perfected.

https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/13617658
 
Thanks gibbo.

I had two notices but not that one. No problem with her birth reg.

22/09/1827 PATON GRAHAM GILSTON - JOHN PATON/ISOBEL BLACK F Carnock (Fife) /FIFE 414/ 0030 0041
 
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