Thompson, Thomas John, 1814-1900

Son of George Forbes Thompson and Anna Catalina Plinck. Arrived in Nelson in 1842 on 'Lord Auckland'. He was a partner with J W Barnicoat in contracts for the surveys in Nelson and Wairau, and represented Waimea East in the Provincial Council, 1863-1869. In 1846 he married Sarah Hargreaves (1827-1913), who arrived on the `Lord Auckland' with her parents and siblings. The couple settled at Richmond and had 10 children (Dictionary of New Zealand biography / Scholefield Vol 2, p 381)

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Date: 1858-1859 By: Waimea Road Board Ref: qMS-2088 Description: Assessment made by T J Thompson, authorized surveyor, valuer to the Waimea Road Board, Richmond, Nelson Variations in title - Cover title: Assessments of th...
Date: 22 Sep 1841-7 Mar 1842 From: Donaldson, Marsha Penelope, 1945- : Research papers and transcripts By: Thompson, Thomas John, 1814-1900 Ref: MS-Papers-7245 Description: Letter/diary written to his brother-in-law, Rev John N Garland, dated 26 Jan 1842 which covers events 20 Sep 1841-7 Mar 1842; shipboard diary with entries 22...
Date: 19-- From: Gunn, Vernon Robert, 1879-1957 : Papers on the history of Richmond Ref: MS-Papers-0112-09 Description: Hard cover exercise book containing detailed notes on settlers. Index at front. All names entered in name field Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1842, 1886 By: Byron, Anne Isabella Milbanke Byron, Baroness, 1792-1860 Ref: MS-Papers-3160 Description: Letter to J T Thompson from A I Noel Byron re the death of his aunt, Mrs Dolores Montgomery on 26 Apr 1842, and transcription and notes by A J Sheat. Transcr...
Date: 1857, 1882, 1933 By: Thompson, Thomas John, 1814-1900 Ref: MS-Papers-2974 Description: Letters to T J Thompson from Col G Thompson, his father (1857), correspondence from Nelson Survey Office (1882); survey camp accounts (1843); notes on Thomp...
Date: 15 Nov 1878 By: Thompson, Thomas John, 1814-1900 Ref: MS-Papers-3337 Description: ALS written from Richmond, Nelson, with family and local news Accompanying material - 2 pages of comment by A J Sheat Quantity: 1 folder(s) (4 pages). 0.01...
Date: 1868-1897 By: Thompson, Thomas John, 1814-1900 Ref: MSX-8322 Description: The journal contains brief entries by Thomas Thompson of his daily activities on his farm near Richmond and the weather conditions. Included in the diary is...
Date: 22 Sep 1841-7 Mar 1842 By: Thompson, Thomas John, 1814-1900 Ref: MS-2146 Description: Handwritten transcript of letter and diary on board the Lord Auckland. Includes letter/diary to brother-in-law, 20 Nov 1841-7 Mar 1842; log entries, 7 Oct-3 ...
Date: 1865-1911 By: Northwood Brothers (Firm); Tyree Brothers (Firm) Ref: PAColl-6996 Description: A printed christmas message from the headmaster, Frederick Knapp, to the pupils of Central Girls' College, Nelson 1907; carts on Commerce Street, Kaitaia, on...
Date: 1847-1848, 1874-1880 By: Thompson, Henry P, active 1875-1880 Ref: MS-Papers-2785 Description: Miscellaneous notes, accounts and receipts relating to the Thompson family of Nelson province. T J Thompson accounts (In account with A G Jenkins & Co), 1847...
Date: 30 Nov 1845 By: Thompson, Thomas John, 1814-1900 Ref: MS-Papers-3053 Description: Letter from Thompson to his brother-in-law, Rev J N Garland. Part of the letter has a typed transcript. Quantity: 1 folder(s). 0.01 Linear Metres. Physical...
Date: 1842 By: Stephens, Samuel, 1803-1855; Cotterell, John Sylvanus, 1820-1843; Barnicoat, John Wallis, 1814-1905; Thompson, Thomas John, 1814-1900; Watts, Charles Fowell Willett, 1823-1881; Davison, William, active 1840s-1850s Ref: MapColl-834.1gbbd/1842/Acc.34916 Description: Cadastral map with some topographical information, of the European settlement of Nelson in 1842, showing numbered sections from Marahau to Marybank, rivers, ...
Date: 1876-1933 By: Thompson family Ref: MS-Papers-0176 Description: Includes letters from Thomas John, Hugh James, Frederick Augustus, and Thomas K Thompson, and Martha Rutherford. They refer to survey work in Canterbury and ...
Date: 8 Jun 1853 By: Tuckett, Frederick, 1807?-1876 Ref: MS-Papers-3143 Description: Letter from London to Thomas John Thompson, Richmond, Nelson, and two transcripts in which Tuckett acknowledges a payment of #10 and goes on to discuss the N...
Date: 1814-1900 By: Thompson, Thomas John, 1814-1900 Ref: MS-Papers-3406 Description: Memo written by Thomas John Thompson of Richmond, Nelson (son of George Forbes Thompson and Anna Catalina Plinck)) shortly before his death re his anteceden...
Date: 22 Sep 1841- 10 Feb 1842 By: Thompson, Thomas John, 1814-1900 Ref: qMS-2015 Description: This edited typed transcript is not the same as the handwritten transcript at MS-2146. The entries for 7-10 Feb are not in the original diary (qMS-2016). Not...
Date: 22 Sep 1841-5 Feb 1842 (2001) From: Donaldson, Marsha Penelope, 1945- : Research papers and transcripts By: Thompson, Thomas John, 1814-1900 Ref: MSDL-1274 Description: Shipboard diary with entries 22 Sep 1841-5 Feb 1842; list of passengers and ship's company with additional notes Thomas John Thompson was a cabin passenger....
Date: 20 Jan 1841-7 Mar 1842 (2001) From: Donaldson, Marsha Penelope, 1945- : Research papers and transcripts By: Thompson, Thomas John, 1814-1900 Ref: MSDL-1273 Description: Letter/diary written to his brother-in-law, Rev John N Garland, dated 26 Jan 1842 which covers events 20 Sep 1841-7 Mar 1842 Thomas John Thompson was a cabi...
Date: 1837-1850, 1896, 1933 By: Thompson, Thomas John, 1814-1900 Ref: qMS-2016 Description: Biographical notes on Thompson compiled by L H Sheat, 1933 (5 pages); typescript notes on John Wallis Barnicoat and Frank Ward (with ms annotations); letter ...
Date: 25 Aug 1864 By: Montgomery, Mary Millicent, 1787-1868 Ref: MS-Papers-3012 Description: Announces the coming to New Zealand of Laura Herford, the painter; includes covering letter from A J Sheat, biographer of Lady Byron Quantity: 1 folder(s) (...