James Thomas was born on 22 Apr 1894 at Denniston, Westcoast, New Zealand ,
Parents: Sarah & Benjamin Thomas.1,2
James Thomas married Alice Green on 15 Sep 1911 at Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand ,
recorded just as Alice Green.3,2
James died on 26 Feb 1959 at Glentunnel, Canterbury, New Zealand , at age 64 years, 10 months and 4 days.4,5
James was buried on 28 Feb 1959 at Orowaiti Cemetery, Westport, Westcoast, New Zealand .6
- [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 1894 NZ Online Database: 1894/ 5491. Hereinafter cited as NZ BDM Indexes.
- [S179] Letter or email from Shelley Jenkins (New Zealand) to Ailsa Corlett, Various letters or emails; Held by Ailsa Corlett (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia) email Jan 2014 along with Barbara Barnes email Feb 2014.
- [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1911 NZ Online Database: 1911/ 4634.
- [S179] Letter or email, Shelley Jenkins to Ailsa Corlett, Various letters or emails email Jan 2014.
- [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1959 NZ Online Database: 1959/ 23621 aged 66yrs - Folio No 1236, Westport.
- [S3] NZSG, NZ Cemetery Records (Auckland, New Zealand & Online Council Databases: NZSG, 1988), Buller Council Online Database: No 000782 Plot 37 Block F. Hereinafter cited as NZ Cemetery Records.