1831–1916

Introduction

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Born: De­cem­ber 16, 1831, Mont­rose, Scot­land.

Died: Ju­ly 13, 1916, Isle of Ar­ran, Scot­land.

Buried: Kil­mar­nock Ce­me­te­ry, Kil­mar­nock, East Ayr­shire, Scot­land.

Biography

Thom was ed­u­cat­ed at Mont­rose Acad­e­my, the Un­i­ver­si­ty of Ed­in­burgh, and the Eng­lish Pres­by­ter­i­an Col­lege in Lon­don.

Ordained at Christ Church, Ex­e­ter (1861), he served in Wor­ces­ter (1864); St. Da­vid’s, Glas­gow (1869); and at the Free High Church, Kil­mar­nock (1876).

He re­tired in Sep­tember 1900, and as of 1916 lived on Vic­tor­ia Drive in Troon, Scot­land.

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Music