"THORNLIEBANK, manufacturing town, 11/2 miles south of Pollockshaws, Renfrewshire. It has a post office under Glasgow, a United Presbyterian church, and a public school of 1878 with capacity for 500 scholars. Pop. 2156."

[From The Gazetteer of Scotland, by Rev. John Wilson, 1882.]




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Registration of Births, Marriages and Deaths began in Scotland on 1st January 1855. For details of these and other records held at the General Register Office in Edinburgh, see the GRO tutorial.

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