Topic: Thomas Edward Mulhern

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Thomas was born in Glasgow to Irish parents who had gone to Scotland for work because of the potato famine . On the shipping list Thomas is listed with the single men as John age 13 ,as an assisted emigrant to work for John O'Neil in his sawmill in St Asaph St Christchurch Thomas father Michael is also to work for John O'Neil in the sawmill Thomas was to go war WW1 but his younger brother Michael James went using Thomas's name .Worked as Barman helping his parents in thier hotels that they leased . Springton Hotel ,.Hilltop,Barrys Piont,Royal Hotel Temuka, Crown Hotel Geradine Coroners verdict of his death was Fracture of case of skull,accidently inflicted when he fell from cart when horse bolted .

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Thomas Edward Mulhern

First Names:Thomas Edward
Last Name:Mulhern
Date of Birth:7/08/1870
Place of Birth:Glasgow Scotland
Country of birth:Scotland
Date of death:24/04/1918
Place of death:Geraldine
Place of burial:Geraldine
Family Surname:Mulhern
First settled:Christchurch
Date of Arrival:16/05/1883
Name of the ship:Waipa
Date of sailing:4/01/1883
Other places of settlement:Temuka ,Geraldine
Later places of settlement:Geraldine
Port of arrival:Lyttleton
Sailed from:Plymouth
Spouses name:Lucy Ellen Gill
Spouses date of birth:25/08/1878
Spouses place of birth:Lyttleton NZ
Spouses date of death:05/11/1954
Spouses place of death:TePuke
Spouses place of burial:TePuke
Date of marriage:16/08/1899
Place of marriage:Christchurch
Fathers name:MIchael Mulhern
Fathers date of birth:c1848
Fathers place of birth:Ireland
Fathers date of death:4/10/1895
Fathers place of death:Christchurch NZ
Fathers nationality:Irish
Mothers name:Sarah Ellen Mclaughlan
Mothers date of birth:c1847
Mothers place of birth:Ireland
Mothers date of death:29/09/1916
Mothers place of death:Geraldine NZ
Mothers nationality:Irish