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In the spirit of their age : three generations of an Australia-New Zealand family / Bill Thomas.

By: Thomas, Bill, 1939-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Wellington, N.Z. : Steele Roberts, c2009Description: 392 pages : illustrations, map, portraits, geneological table ; 26 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781877448829 (pbk.).Subject(s): Thomas, Bill, 1939- -- Family | Thomas family | Methodist Church of New Zealand -- History | Australasian Wesleyan Methodist Church -- History | Methodists -- New Zealand -- History | Methodists -- Australia -- History -- 19th century | New Zealand -- Genealogy | Australia -- GenealogyDDC classification: 929.20993 Summary: "This is the story of three generations of a family centring on Rev Thomas & Henrietta (nee Felstead) Thomas, their parents and their children from the mid-nineteenth to the mid-twentieth centuries in Australia and New Zealand. It follows the family from pioneers to British colonials to South Pacific nation citizens. The book is 392 pages and has 330 illustrations including 153 family photos."--Wheelers.co.nz
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

This is the story of three generations of Bill Thomas's forebears, centering on his great-grandparents Rev Thomas & Henrietta (née Felstead) Thomas, their parents and their children from the mid-nineteenth to mid-twentieth centuries in Australia and New Zealand. The book follows the extended family's evolution from pioneers and British colonials to South Pacific nation citizens in a unique and dynamic setting, in which their lives were affected by vast social and cultural changes.

Includes history of Gallipoli and Western front campaigns in World War 1.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 370-384) and index.

"This is the story of three generations of a family centring on Rev Thomas & Henrietta (nee Felstead) Thomas, their parents and their children from the mid-nineteenth to the mid-twentieth centuries in Australia and New Zealand. It follows the family from pioneers to British colonials to South Pacific nation citizens. The book is 392 pages and has 330 illustrations including 153 family photos."--Wheelers.co.nz

Includes history of Gallipoli and Western front campaigns in World War 1.

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