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1856 Born in Springburn, son of Robert Penman and his wife Janet nee Marshall
1861 Living with his grandmother in Greenock
1881 Foreman boiler maker, living with his father in Glasgow
1891 Robert Penman 58, boiler maker, lived in Glasgow, Bridgeton, with William Penman 34, boiler maker and Margaret Penman 23