Thomas Wardrobe was born in 1858 in Durham Shire, England to William Wardrobe and Elizabeth Wardrobe. He was baptized on July 7, 1858 in Whickham,Durham,England.
He married 1) Sarah J. Black in England. Together they immigrated to Australia aboard the NORTHAMPTON, arriving on Jan. 12, 1879. Sarah died in 1885.
He married 2) Angenette Rose Greentree. on July 21, 1886 in Shoalhaven, New South Wales. To this marriage she brought a daughter, Rubina Greentree.
Together they became the parents of Alice Maud (Wardrobe) Bailey, Harold Thomas Wardrobe, William H Wardrobe, Frederick H Wardrobe, Arthur David Wardrobe, Ernest Jack Wardrobe, and Harry Lindsay Wardrobe.
Thomas was a bricklayer, and taught several of sons the trade.
Thomas passed away on Apr. 20, 1934 and was buried at at Woronora Memorial Park in Sutherland, New South Wales.
↑ England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975 for Thomas Wardrobe with William Wardrobe and Elizabeth (Ancestry.com [on-line database; no image]).
↑New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896 for Thomas Wardrobe (Ancestry.com [on-line database; with image]).