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John Ferguson (c1823-1887) Ship Builder of Glasgow
c.1823 Born in Greenock
1847 Admitted as a partner in the firm which later became Barclay, Curle and Co
1861 Ship builder living in Anderston
1871 John Ferguson 48, living in Govan, with Margaret Ferguson 37, John Ferguson 17, Jane Ferguson 15, Helen Ferguson 12, Margaret Ferguson 16, William Ferguson 8, Mary Ferguson 5, Alexr S Ferguson 3, Marion Ferguson 8 months
1887 Died in Partick
His sons went onto form Ferguson, of Ramage, and Ferguson, of Leith