The following is copied from an extract from the family bible of John Thomson who was father to George and James Thomson (of J. and G. Thomson)
John Thomson born in Holm of Cathcart ,December 1st 1768.Thursday.
Jean Paul born in Gorbals of Glasgow, April 9th 1777,Thursday.
John Thomson and Jean Paul were married October 17th 1800 .Friday.
- Robert Thomson born October 9th 1801 Friday.
- James Thomson born December 19th 1803 Sunday.
- Mary Thomson born December 9th 1804 Sunday.
- John Thomson born November 18th 1806 Tuesday
- William Thomson born December 13th 1808 Tuesday
- Robert Thomson born February 5th 1811 Tuesday
- Mary Thomson born April 17th 1813 Wednesday
- George Thomson born March 25th 1815 Saturday
- Jean Thomson born November 6th 1818 Monday
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