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Thomas Lawson1

M, #14829, b. 8 May 1814, d. 5 June 1894
  • (Child) Birth*: Thomas Lawson was born on 8 May 1814 at Coupar Angus, Perthshire, Scotland.2
  • (Groom) Marriage*: He married Mary Butchart on 1 December 1836 at Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland.2
  • (Deceased) Death*: Thomas Lawson died on 5 June 1894 at 22 George Street, Coupar Angus, Forfarshire, Scotland, at age 80 1894 deaths in the district of Coupar Angus in the county of Perth, ref 22; Thomas Lawson builder widower of Mary Butchart, died 1894 June Fifth 6h 40m am 22 George St Coupar Angus; male aged 80 years, parents Thomas Lawson linen manufacturer (dec) and Agnes Lawson ms Christie (dec), cause senile decay 3 months as cert by William Tiplady LRCM LMCSE, signed Robert Lawson son 16 Step Row Dundee, registered 1894 June 7th at Coupar Angus signed J B Farquharson registrar.2,3,4

Census Events

Head of Household6 June 1841He and Mary Butchart, Robert Davie Lawson and James Christie Lawson were listed in the 1841 census at Hill Street, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland. Thomas Lawson Male 25 1816 Forfarshire (Angus), Scotland; Mary Lawson Female 25 1816 Scotland.5
Head of Household30 March 1851He was listed as head of household along with spouse Mary Butchart in the 1851 census at Causewayend, Coupar Angus, Perthshire, Scotland. Thomas not found; Mary Lawson Head Married Female 39 1812 Masons Wife Dundee, Forfarshire (Angus), Scotland; also in the household were Robert Davie Lawson, James Christie Lawson, Jean Mylles Lawson, Mary Butchart Lawson and Agnes Christy Lawson.6
Last Edited: 17 Jul 2017


Mary Butchart b. 10 Feb 1812, d. 5 May 1891


Robert Davie Lawson+1 b. 24 Jan 1838, d. 18 Nov 1909
James Christie Lawson+2 b. 10 Jan 1840, d. 1907
Jean Mylles Lawson2 b. 7 Mar 1842, d. 29 Sep 1924
Mary Butchart Lawson2 b. Dec 1847, d. 19 Jan 1901
Agnes Christy Lawson2 b. c 1851
Thomas Grant Lawson+2 b. 9 Jul 1852, d. 3 Feb 1916
William Stewart Lawson+2 b. 21 Jul 1855, d. 23 Jul 1939


  1. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Statutory Death 1909 Dundee St Andrew 282/4 950 [June 2017].
  2. [S40] ED [June 2017].
  3. [S56] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "Pedigree Resource File," database, FamilySearch
    (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/2:2:3ZQD-VCT : accessed 2017-07-16), entry for Thomas
    /Lawson/ [Jun 2017].
  4. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS Statutory Death 1894 Coupar Angus 341/B 22 image held [June 2017].
  5. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) 1841 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription URL of this page: http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbc%2f1841%2f0017932766 [June 2017].
  6. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) 1851 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription URL of this page: http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbc%2f1851%2f0021033706 [June 2017].