Raymond George Thomas

ID# 4793, (31 Jan 1927 - 2 Jun 1977)


Raymond George Thomas was born on 31 Jan 1927 at Denniston, Westcoast, New Zealand ,

Parents: James Thomas & Alice Maude Thomas nee Green
Was the youngest child of 4, 2 boys and 2 girls.1


He was the son of James Thomas and Alice Green.

Raymond George Thomas married Hazel May Fox, daughter of Alfred Ernest Fox and Frances Cain, on 21 Oct 1955 at Waimate, Canterbury, New Zealand .2,3


Raymond George Thomas was on the 1957 Electoral Roll Glenavy, Otago, New Zealand , also listed in the household was Hazel

THOMAS Raymond George, Glenavy, welder
THOMAS Hazel May, Glenavy, married

(Ray was working on the Upper Waitaki Power Project during this time).4



Raymond George Thomas was on the 1963 Electoral Roll Otematata, Otago, New Zealand , also listed in the household was Hazel

THOMAS Raymond George, 7 Dobson Crescent, Otematata, Operator
THOMAS Hazel May, 7 Dobson Crescent, Otematata, married

(Ray was working on the Upper Waitaki Power Project during this time).5



Raymond George Thomas was on the 1969 Electoral Roll Otematata, Otago, New Zealand , also listed in the household was Hazel

THOMAS Raymond George, Dobson Crescent, Otematata, Crane Operator
THOMAS Hazel May, 7 Dobson Crescent, Otematata, married

(Ray was working on the Upper Waitaki Power Project during this time).6



Raymond George Thomas was on the 1972 Electoral Roll Twizel, Canterbury, New Zealand ,

THOMAS Raymond George, 46 MacKenzie Dr, Twizel, Crane Operator
THOMAS Hazel May, 46 MacKenzie Dr, Twizel, married

(Ray was working on the Upper Waitaki Power Project during this time).7



Raymond died on 2 Jun 1977 at Twizel, Otago, New Zealand , at age 50 years, 4 months and 1 day

Online Database says DOB is 17 Jan 1917, yet orginal fiche say 50yrs old as well as MI in the Cemetery.8



Raymond was buried in Jun 1977 at Hampden Cemetery, Hampden, Otago, New Zealand ,

Husband and father
Raymond George THOMAS
died 2 June 1977, aged 50.9




Raymond and Hazel had 4 children.3 still living.

Child of Raymond George Thomas and Hazel May Fox

Father*James Thomas (22 Apr 1894 - 26 Feb 1959)
Mother*Alice Green (2 Jun 1891 - 21 Apr 1969)

Citations

  1. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 1927 Folio No 1185, March Qtr. Hereinafter cited as NZ BDM Indexes.
  2. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1955 Folio No 17362.
  3. [S165] Letter or email from Gwen Nicholson (CAIN family tree on Ancestry.co.uk) to Ailsa Corlett, Various letters or emails; Held by Ailsa Corlett (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia) CAIN Family Tree via Gwen Nicholson page on Ancestry.
  4. [S6] Elections, Electoral Roll (Auckland, New Zealand: BAB Microfilming, 1853 - 1967), 1957 NZ Electoral Roll, Waitaki Otago - via Ancestry.co.uk. Hereinafter cited as Electoral Roll.
  5. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1963 NZ Electoral Roll, Waitaki, Otago - via Ancestry.co.uk.
  6. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1969 NZ Electoral Roll, South Canterbury, Canterbury - via Ancestry.co.uk.
  7. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1972 NZ Electoral Roll, South Canterbury, Canterbury - via Ancestry.co.uk.
  8. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1977 NZ Online Database: 1977/ 40572 - DOB 31 Jan 1917 - Folio No 10302 Oamaru Aged 50.
  9. [S3] NZSG, NZ Cemetery Records (Auckland, New Zealand & Online Council Databases: NZSG, 1988), NZSG S01.03 Record No 165 - MI - Row J. Hereinafter cited as NZ Cemetery Records.