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Male, born 1901-12-22, died 1986-08-23

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Tomson, Tommy, Landscape Architect

Professional History


Tomson worked as a railroad surveyor in TX before 1920. Principal, Tommy Thomson, Landscape Architect, Los Angeles, CA, 1930s-1960. Tomson retired in 1960.



Born in OH, Tomson arrived in Southern CA from TX in 1920.

He passed away in Los Angeles at the age of 85.


His mother's maiden name was Sands.


He married Dorris Tomson (d. 01/31/1983) in 1924.


Two daughters survived him at his death.

Biographical Notes

He was known professionally as "Tommy Tomson." Following his retirement from practice in 1960, he and his wife took an around-the-world vacation. (See Steven Keylon, "The Glamourous Gardens of Tommy Tomson," Eden, vol. 19, no. 1, Winter 2016, p. 17.)

SSN: 565-28-8031.

Associated Locations

PCAD id: 5977