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Thomas Aroa (1860 - 1894)

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Thomas Aroa
Born in Yorkshire, England, United Kingdommap
[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in New Zealandmap
Profile last modified 21 Nov 2019 | Created 5 Jun 2019
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Thomas Shaw Aroa was born between 1859 and 1860 (calculating from age at death).

His father James arrived in New Zealand in 1864 aboard the Anne Dymes with his wife and son Thomas. The family arrived in Nelson 1 January 1864. [1]
In New Zealand the birth name Airey was immediately changed to Aroa.

On 24 December 1884 Mary Hickman and Thomas Shaw Aroa were married. [2]

On 18 May 1886 Amy Gilbert Aroa was born to Mary and Thomas Shaw Aroa. [3]

On 10 May 1894 Thomas Shaw Aroa passed away, aged 34. [4]


  1. Nelson Examiner and New Zealand Chronicle, Volume XII, Issue 618, 7 January 1854, Page 5
  2. NZBDM marriages 24/12/1884 1884/3301 Mary Hickman, Thomas Shaw Aroa
  3. NZBDM births 18/5/1886 1984/94040 Aroa, Amy Gilbert, Mary, Thomas Shaw
  4. NZBDM deaths 10/5/1894 1894/2843 Aroa, Thomas Shaw, 34Y

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