For at least seven generations the first born male of each Thom generation was given the first name of Robert. I was the first male to break that sequence. Click on the link below to see the story of the seven generations.
Jane (Jeanie) Weir married Robert Thom on 30 March 1886 at the office of the District Registrar in Townsville, Queensland. To see the story of her ancestors click on the link below. This story also includes information about the names Kerr, McBride, Wilson branches
Margaret Fleming married Robert Thom (4) on 6 February 1857 at Baillieston, Old Monkland, Lanarkshire. Click on the link below to read about Margaret’s family.