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Darwin Correspondence Project

John Pennington Thomasson


Master spinner and landowner. MP for Bolton.


BMD (Birth index)

Census returns of England and Wales 1871 (The National Archives: Public Record Office RG10/3928/71/18)

England & Wales, national probate calendar (index of wills and administrations), 1858–1966 (, accessed 14 December 2014)

ODNB s.v. Lucas, Margaret Bright


BMD: General Register Office, England and Wales civil registration indexes. England & Wales birth index, 1837–1983. England and Wales marriage index, 1837–1983. England and Wales death index, 1837–1983. Online database. Provo, Utah: The Generations Network. 2006.

ODNB: Oxford dictionary of national biography: from the earliest times to the year 2000. (Revised edition.) Edited by H. C. G. Matthew and Brian Harrison. 60 vols. and index. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 2004.