Richard Thomas1

#12100, (October 1836-25 September 1915)
ChartsThe Meekhams of Shoreham
Birth*OCT 1836 Richard Thomas was born in OCT 1836 at Bridgewater, Somerset, EnglandG.2 
Baptism2 OCT 1836 He was baptized on 2 OCT 1836 at St Mary's Church, Bridgewater, Somerset, EnglandG.2 
Residence*30 MAR 1851 He lived at Silver Street, Bridgewater, Somerset, EnglandG.3 
Employment*OCT 1863 He was employed as Seaman.4 
Marriage*2 NOV 1863 He married Charlotte Petronella Campbell, daughter of Frederick Thomas Anderson Campbell and Eliza Meekhams, on 2 NOV 1863 at St Mary the Virgin Church, Cardiff, Glamorgan, WalesG.1,4 
Residence*30 MAR 1871 Richard Thomas and Charlotte Petronella Campbell lived at 39 William Street, Cardiff, Glamorgan, WalesG, together with Frederick James Thomas, Evan George Thomas and Charlotte Eliza Thomas.5 
Emigration*19 FEB 1876 Richard Thomas and Charlotte Petronella Campbell emigrated on 19 FEB 1876 from Plymouth, Devon, EnglandG.6 
Immigration*13 MAY 1876 Richard Thomas and Charlotte Petronella Campbell immigrated on 13 MAY 1876 to Port Adelaide, SA, AustraliaG.7 
Death*25 SEP 1915 Richard Thomas died on 25 SEP 1915 at Glenelg, Adelaide, SA, AustraliaG, aged 78.8,9 

Family

Charlotte Petronella Campbell b. 1 Feb 1843, d. 1 May 1912
Marriage*2 NOV 1863 He married Charlotte Petronella Campbell, daughter of Frederick Thomas Anderson Campbell and Eliza Meekhams, on 2 NOV 1863 at Cardiff, GlamorganG.1,4 
Children
Last Edited3 Dec 2020

Citations

  1. [S65] England & Wales Christenings, marriage; Charlotte Campbell & Richard Thomas, Cardiff, Glamorgan, Oct-Dec 1863, vol 11a 348.
  2. [S48] Parish Register, bapt., Richard Thomas, parents Richard & Maria, St Mary, Bridgewater, Somerset, no not given, p 332.
  3. [S26] Extracted from the 1851 census, with parents & siblings.
  4. [S48] Parish Register, marriage; Richard Thomas, 26, father Richard, & Charlotte Campbell, 21, fahter Frederick, St Mary the Virgin, Cardiff, no 383, p 192.
  5. [S45] Extracted from the 1871 census.
  6. [S122] Newspaper records, Emigrants on the ' Benan' from Plymouth. Evening Journal, Adelaide, SA, 28 Apr 1876, p2. Trove.
  7. [S122] Newspaper records, Arrival of the ' Benan' from Plymouth. Evening Journal, Adelaide, SA, 15 May 1876, p6. Trove.
  8. [S122] Newspaper records, deaths, The Mail, Adelaide, Sep 1915, p 7, family notices.
  9. [S97] Australia BMD Indices, death, age 78, Helmsdale, Adelaide, SA, vol 395, p511.
  10. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Cardiff, Glamorgan, Oct-Dec 1872, vol 11a 256.
  11. [S97] Australia BMD Indices, death, Richard Willam Thomas, 22 Jan 1944, SA vol 672, p 343.
  12. [S97] Australia BMD Indices, birth, Ediwn James Thomas, 3 Mar 1879, Glenelg, SA.
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