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Thom, Robert, of Ascoglocked

(1774–1847)
  • Irene Maver

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Thom, Robert, of Ascog (1774–1847), civil engineer and industrialist, was born in the parish of Tarbolton, Ayrshire, in January 1774, the elder son of John Thom, tenant farmer. His mother's identity remains elusive because her name was not recorded in Thom's baptismal entry in the ...

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(1801–)
National Archives of Scotland, Edinburgh