Burial register ID: 5201
Surname: THOM
First name: JOHN
Middle names:
Gender: Male
Age: 39 Years
Cause of death: Unknown
Burial type:
Date of death: 10-Aug-1888
Date of burial: 12-Aug-1888

Block: 193
Plot: 24

Bio contributor:

John Thom 1849 – 10 August 1888

John Thom had lived in New Zealand for 10 years at the time of his death, aged 39. He arrived from Scotland in 1878 and was a confectioner. He died at home at ‘Goudie’s Cottage’ on Maclaggan St. Margaret Thom was buried here in 1931 aged 77 after surviving her husband, daughter and son-in-law, (Emma and George Atkins), who are buried here also.

There are 3 Interments in this grave:

Surname First names Age Date of death Date of burial
ATKINS EMMA 66 Years 16-Jun-1900 18-Jun-1900
THOM JOHN 39 Years 10-Aug-1888 12-Aug-1888
THOM MARGARET 77 Years 29-Sep-1931 30-Sep-1931