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c.1833 Born in Glasgow, son of James Penman, a hand loom weaver, and his wife Janet
1851 An iron dresser, living with his parents and siblings
1861 An iron dresser, living with his parents in Glasgow and Janet Penman 28, James Penman 1
1862 Married Sarah Dowie in Springburn