Thomas Dumbreck was born 17th March 1769 and
was a Collector of Excise. He married Elizabeth Sutherland on the 9th December 1804
at Keith, Banffshire. They had a son David Dumbreck born 10th November 1805.
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A possible additional son to
Thomas and Elizabeth has recently been discovered (Dec 2002) as a William
Dumbreck born about 1808. This William married a Mary Pitcairn in
Kirkwall Orkney on the 22nd May 1827. They had six children.
naming of their children indicates the relationship to Thomas and Elizabeth,
however more research will be done to prove this family connection.
died a widower at 49 Albany Street Edinburgh at the age of 80 on the 6th November 1856.
Thomas was living with his nephew Dr William Dumbreck
at the time of his death.
Thomas is buried at
Warriston Cemetery Edinburgh.