Thomas Henry Yates

ID# 6679, (14 Jan 1872 - 5 Feb 1872)

Thomas Henry Yates was born on 14 Jan 1872 at Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand ,

Parents: Henry and Agnes Bell Yates.1

He was the son of Henry Yates and Agnes Bell Haigh.

Thomas's birth notice appeared on 16 Jan 1872 in the "Evening Post", New Zealand ,

On the 14th instant, at Lambton Quary, the wife of Mr H Yates, Masterton, of twin sons.2

Thomas died on 5 Feb 1872 at Lambton Quay, Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand , at age 22 days

Thomas Harry, 3 weeks old
Samuel Haigh, 3 weeks old
Sons of Henry & Agnes Bell Yates
(both on the same certificate together).3,4

Thomas's cause of death on 5 Feb 1872 was from Marasmus (wasting away).

Thomas was buried on 7 Feb 1872 at Bolton Street Cemetery, Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand .5

Thomas's death notice appeared on 8 Feb 1872 in the "Wellington Independent", New Zealand ,


On the 5th February, at the residence of Mr Haig, Thomas Harry and Samuel Haigh Yates, aged three weeks, infant sons of the late Mr Henry Yates.6

Father*Henry Yates (30 Dec 1832 - 18 Jan 1872)
Mother*Agnes Bell Haigh (25 Feb 1839 - 7 Nov 1920)


  1. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 1872 NZ Online Indexes: 1872/ 20528. Hereinafter cited as NZ BDM Indexes.
  2. [S10] Newspaper, Various Papers, Evening Post, Vol VII, Issue 290, 16 Jan 1872, Page 2. Hereinafter cited as Newspaper Article.
  3. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  4. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1872 NZ Online Indexes: 1872/ 5188 aged 3 weeks.
  5. [S3] NZSG, NZ Cemetery Records (Auckland, New Zealand & Online Council Databases: NZSG, 1988), Wellington City Council Online Database: Bolton St, Plot unknown Record No 102354. Hereinafter cited as NZ Cemetery Records.
  6. [S10] Newspaper Article, Wellington Independent, Vol XXVII, Issue 3417, 8 Feb 1872, Page 2.