James Jamieson b 1837 in Paisley. Not found in OPRS. Several possibles in 1841 census. Emigrated to Canada or U.S before 1860, married in 1860 on Montreal tp Jane Irving, also from Scotland. Said to have been orphaned and brought up by family (grandparents ?)..
Worked as a dairy farmer and later a machinist . He was trained in Scotland and later worked as a machiinnist in the CPR locomotive shops.
I have all children's names etc. as they are great and uncles..