1824 – 1921
The inscription reads;
Thomas Winning and Christina Gardner
In memory of their son
Who died 17 February 1893 aged 27 years
James Gardner, Born 14 September 1855, Died 30 June 1856
James Brown, Born 24 may 1857, Died 30 December 1860
Henry, Born 11 may 1854, Died 2 January 1866
Marion Brown, Born 29 October 1860, Died 29 November 1865
Thomas, Born 5 march 1864, Died 2 January 1866
Annie Brown, Born 26 April 1868, Died 22 September 1869
Annie W. Winning, their grand dauighter Died 28 November 1898 aged 6½ years
Died at Largs, 12 June 1901 aged 72 years.
Alexander G. Winning, their son
Husband of Christina Turner
Died 23 March 1918 aged 60 years
Died 31 January 1921 aged 93 years
David Winning, their son
Husband of Annie Waddell
Died 21 November 1926 aged 64 years
The above Annie Waddell
Died 8 August 1935 aged 72 years
The above Christina Turner
Died 1 July 1942 aged 82 years
And their daughter Janet Smith
Died 12 April 1946 aged 68 years
Thomas Winning was born21 April 1824 in Westmuir, the 9th child of 13 to Henry Winning & Isobel Wotherspoon.
Thomas married Christina Gardner on 2 October 1853 and they went on to have 9 children. Thomas and Christina lived in Great Eastern Road and later Duke Street.
Thomas worked as a Wright, Pattern Maker, Mechanical Engineer. Thomas was a partner in Winning, Mellis & Company Limited, Millwrights, Engineers and Iron Founders, Mountblue Works, Camlachie. The Company was wound up after Thomas’ death and went into liquidation in September 1924.
Thomas’ son Alexander Gardner Winning was also involved with Winning, Mellis & Company Limited.
Thomas and his son David were trustees in the will of Henry Winning of Henry Winning & Company, Carntyne Ropeworks, Parkhead. Thomas was Henry’s uncle.
Early drawings show the plan of ground owned by Thomas in Winning Row and also properties owned by Winning’s Trustees. Thomas also owned houses at 10, 12, 14, 16 and 18 Winning Row.
Thomas died on 31 January 1921.