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Adams, Thomas (c. 1811–1882)

Thomas Adams arrived in Van Diemen's Land (Tasmania) aboard the Ann as a steerage passenger. His occupation was given as shepherd. He married Ellen Reardon on 7 November 1836 at Hobart. He moved to South Australia in 1844 on the Hawke; it is not known what happened to his wife.

Adams married Kudnarto on 27 January 1848; they had two children before his wife's death in 1855. Adams died as a pauper at the Destitute Asylum.

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'Adams, Thomas (c. 1811–1882)', People Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, http://peopleaustralia.anu.edu.au/biography/adams-thomas-30321/text37604, accessed 5 August 2020.

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