Thomas Edward Cain

ID# 515, (1852 - 9 May 1931)


Thomas Cain was born in 1852 at Greeba, German, Isle of Man.

He was the son of James Cain and Elizabeth Leece.

Thomas Cain was baptised on 28 May 1852 in German, Isle of Man,

28th May 1852
Thomas
son of James Cain & Elizabeth (Radcliffe), Greeba, Shoemaker.1,2,3




Thomas Edward Cain was also known as Thomas Cain.



Thomas appeared on the 1861 Isle of Man Census of 7 Apr 1861 in the household of James Cain at WhiteStrand, German, German, Isle of Man;
CAIN James, Head, Mar, 52, Shoemaker, Michael
CAIN Elizabeth, Wife, Mar, 43, wife of shoemaker, Arbory
MORRISON Mary, Dau, Mar, 25, Sailors wife, German
CAIN Thomas, Son, 9, Shoemakers son, German
CAIN Joseph, Son, 3, Shoemakers Son, German.4



Thomas appeared on the 1871 Isle of Man Census of 2 Apr 1871 in the household of James Cain at Michael Road, Cain's House, German, German, Isle of Man;
CAIN James, Head, Mar, 59, Shoemaker, Michael
CAIN Elizabeth, Wife, Mar, 55, Arbory
CAIN Thomas, son, Unm, 19, Shoemaker, German
CAIN Joseph, Son, 13, Scholar, German.5



Thomas Cain immigrated on 13 Dec 1873 from Plymouth, England via "Dilharee" to Lyttelton, New Zealand ,

DILHAREE
Barque 1293 Tons, Captain: R. McNeilly.
Sailed Plymouth 13th December 1873 - arrived Lyttleton 11th March 1874.
Single Men - For Lyttelton

CAIN, Thomas, aged 21, from Isle of Man, Shoemaker
Payment to the NZ Govt £14.10s.6



Thomas Cain was on the 1881 Electoral Roll Kumara, Westcoast, New Zealand ,

KANE Thomas, Larrikins, Miner, Res ?7



Thomas Edward Cain married Anna Maria Schiavi, daughter of Charles Schiavi and Fanny Schiavi, on 24 Mar 1883 at the Residence of C Schiavi, Kumara, Westcoast, New Zealand ,

Thomas Edward Cain,
29, Miner, Bachelor, born IOM
Usual Res: Larkins
Parents: James Cain, Bootmaker & Elizabeth Cain MS Leece
Anna Mary Schiavi,
16, Dressmaker, Spinster, born Hokitika
Usual Res: Kumara
Parents: C Schiavi, Miner and Fanny Schiavi MS Wallace

Witnesses: Charles Schiavi, Miner, Kumara & Fanny( X her mark) Schaivi.1,8



Thomas recorded the birth of Charles Edward Cain on 16 Jun 1883 Larrikins, Kumara, Westcoast, New Zealand ,

Charles Edward Cain
Parents: Thomas Edward Cain, Gold Miner, 30yrs, IOM & Annie Maria chaivi, 17yrs, Hokitika
Married: 24 March 1883, Kumara

Thomas E Cain, Father, Larrikins Kumara was the informant of the birth.1,9




Thomas recorded the birth of Elizabeth Cain on 17 Oct 1884 Larrikins, Kumara, Westcoast, New Zealand ,

Elizabeth Cain
Parents: Thomas Edward Cain, Gold Miner, 32 yrs, IOM & Anne Maria Schaivi, 18 yrs, Southspit
Married: 24 March 1883, Kumara

Thomas Edward Cain, Father, Larrikins Kumara was the informant of the birth.1,10




Thomas recorded the birth of Annie Cain on 26 Jun 1886 Larrikins, Kumara, Westcoast, New Zealand ,

Annie Cain
Parents: Thomas Edward Cain, Gold Miner, 33 yrs, IOM & Annie Maria Schaivi, 20 yrs, Hokitika
Married: 24th March 1883, Kumara

Thomas Edward Cain, Father, Larrikins, Kumara was the informant of the birth.1,11




Thomas Cain was on the 1887 Electoral Roll Kumara, Westcoast, New Zealand ,

CAIN, Thomas, Larrikins, Miner, Residential.12



Thomas recorded the birth of William James Cain on 19 Apr 1888 Revells Terrace, Kumara, Westcoast, New Zealand ,

William James Cain
Parents: Thomas Edward Cain, Gold Miner, 33yrs, IOM & Annie Maria Schaivi, 27yrs, Hokitika
Married: 24th March 1888 (sic) at Kumara

Thomas Edward Cain, Father, Revells Terrace, Kumara was the informant of the birth.1,13




Thomas recorded the birth of Thomas Cain on 13 May 1892 Revills Terrace, Greenstone, Kumara, Westcoast, New Zealand ,

Thomas Cain
Parents: Thomas Edward Cain, Miner, 39, Isle of Man, & Anna Maria Schiavi, 26, South Spit, Hokitika.
Married: 24th March 1883 at Kumara.

Informant: Thomas E Cain, Father, Revells Terrace, Greenstone Kumara.1,14




Thomas recorded the birth of Beatrice Cain on 28 Apr 1894 Revills Terrace, Kumara, Westcoast, New Zealand ,

Beatrice Cain
Parents: Thomas Edward Cain, Gold Miner, 42 yrs, IOM & Annie Maria Schaivi, 28yrs, South Spit

Thomas Edward Cain, Father, Revells Terrace was the informant of the birth.1,15




Thomas recorded the birth of John Wallace Cain on 10 Sep 1898 Revills Terrace, Greenstone, Westcoast, New Zealand ,

John Wallace Cain
Parents: Thomas Edward Cain, Gold Miner, 45yrs, IOM & Annie Maria Schavie, 32yrs, South Spit
Married: 24th March 1883, Kumara

Informant was Thomas Edward Cain, Father, Revills Terrace, Greenstone.1,16




Thomas Cain was on the 1899 Electoral Roll Kumara, Westcoast, New Zealand , also listed in the household was Anna

CAIN Thomas, Revells Terrace, Miner, Res. Revells Terrace, Greenstone, Kumara.
CAIN Annie Maria, Greenstone, Domestic, residential.17



Thomas Edward Cain recorded Beatrice Cain's death on 2 Feb 1903 Birchfield, Westcoast, New Zealand ,
Beatrice Cain
Aged 8yrs.
Born Kumara
Parents: Thomas E Cain, Miner & Annie Maria Schaivi.1,18



Thomas Edward Cain was on the 1925 Electoral Roll Buller, Westcoast, New Zealand , also listed in the household was Anna, Herbert, John and Sophia

CAIN, Thomas Edward, Birchfield, retired farmer
CAIN, Annie Mary, Birchfield, married
CAIN, Herbert, Birchfield, blacksmith
CAIN, John Wallace, Birchfield, farmer
CAIN, Sophia, Birchfield, married.19



Thomas Edward Cain was on the 1928 Electoral Roll Buller, Westcoast, New Zealand , also listed in the household was Anna, Herbert, John and Sophia

CAIN Thomas Edward, Birchfield, retired farmer
CAIN Annie Mary, Birchfield, married
CAIN Herbert, Birchfield, blacksmith
CAIN John Wallace, Birchfield, farmer
CAIN Sophia, Birchfield, married.20



Thomas Edward Cain was on the 1931 Electoral Roll Buller, Westcoast, New Zealand , also listed in the household was Anna, Herbert, John, Sophia and Ernest

CAIN, Thomas Edward, Birchfield, retired farmer
CAIN, Annie Mary, Birchfield, married
CAIN, Herbert, Birchfield, blacksmith
CAIN, John Wallace, Birchfield, farmer
CAIN, Sophia, Birchfield, married
CAIN, Spencer, Birchfield, farmer.21



Thomas died on 9 May 1931 at Birchfield, Waimangaroa, Westcoast, New Zealand , at age 79 years

Thomas Edward Cain
Aged 79, Farmer
Born Isle of Man
In NZ 58yrs (1873)
Parents: James Cain, Bootmaker & Elizabeth Leece
Married to Annie Mary Shaivi (sic) when aged 29 and who is now 65yrs.
Living Issue: M: - 48, 43, 32, 28, 25 F:- 47, 45, 41, 34.1,22



Thomas's cause of death on 9 May 1931 was from Myocarditis - 6 months.



Thomas was buried on 11 May 1931 at Waimangaroa Cemetery, Waimangaroa, Westcoast, New Zealand ,


Burial Record Information:
11 April 1931 Thomas Edward Cain (name covered by marks) - 79yrs, farmer, Methodist, of Myocardis, born Isle of Man - p.79

Unknown if he has a Headstone.23

Waimangaroa Cemetery


Thomas Edward Cain's estate was probated on 16 May 1931 at Westport, Westcoast, New Zealand ,

CAIN, Thomas Edward,
Farmer, Birchfield, Probate No 639. Filed 16 May 1931, Westport Court, Wil
l.24



Thomas and Anna had 11 children.

Children of Thomas Edward Cain and Anna Maria Schiavi

Father*James Cain (1809 - 15 Jun 1880)
Mother*Elizabeth Leece (1817 - bt 1891 - 1901)

Citations

  1. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  2. [S54] Old Church Records, Parish Registers, Various Repositories, German, Isle of Man, 1852. Hereinafter cited as Parish Registers.
  3. [S33] Birth Marriage and Burial Entries, International Genealogical Index & Family Search Web Site (IGI) : Family Search Web site, From 2000), Isle of Man, Births and Baptism, 1821 - 1911 - C03815-1 - Mother as Elizabeth Radcliffe.
  4. [S171] 1861 Isle of Man Census (www.ancestry.co.uk: PRO England, 7 April 1861), 1861 IOM, German, RG 9/4420 pg 14 District 3. Hereinafter cited as 1861 Isle of Man Census.
  5. [S172] 1871 Isle of Man Census (www.ancestry.co.uk: PRO England, 2 Arpril 1871), 1871 IOM Kirk German, RG10/ 5771, pg 2. Hereinafter cited as 1871 Isle of Man Census.
  6. [S61] Passenger Lists, Shipping Records ), http://members.nbci.com/_XMCM/denisepeter/Dilharree.htm. Hereinafter cited as Shipping Records.
  7. [S6] Elections, Electoral Roll (Auckland, New Zealand: BAB Microfilming, 1853 - 1967), 1881 NZ Electoral Roll, Kumara. Hereinafter cited as Electoral Roll.
  8. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 1883 Folio No 3585. Hereinafter cited as NZ BDM Indexes.
  9. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1883 Folio No 2745, June Qtr.
  10. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1884 Folio No 4033, Dec Qtr.
  11. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1886 Folio No 3319, Sept Qtr.
  12. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1887 NZ Electoral Roll, Kumara.
  13. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: Folio No 1695, June Qtr.
  14. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1892 Folio No 1665, June Qtr.
  15. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1894 Folio No 1437, June Qtr.
  16. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1898 Folio No 2984, Sept Qtr - Kumara.
  17. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1899 NZ Electoral Roll, Westland.
  18. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1903 Folio No 437, March Qtr.
  19. [S6] Electoral Roll, NZ Electoral Roll, 1925, Buller.
  20. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1928 NZ Electoral Roll, Buller.
  21. [S6] Electoral Roll, NZ Electoral Roll, 1931, Buller.
  22. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1931 Folio No 1673, June Qtr.
  23. [S3] NZSG, NZ Cemetery Records (Auckland, New Zealand & Online Council Databases: NZSG, 1988), P01.09, bur pg 26, No 705. Hereinafter cited as NZ Cemetery Records.
  24. [S40] Probate NZ, Westport Court, Probate No 639, Will, Filed 16 May 1931 - held Christchurch Archives - Item No R8766227, Agency CAIF, Series 20704, Accession CH300, Box 80, Records No WP639/1931, Housed at National Archives New Zealand.