Thomas James ‘Sonny’ Nevin (1874 – 1948)

Thomas James Nevin jnr was born in 1874 at the residence attached to his father’s photographic studio at 140 Elizabeth St, Hobart Town. He was the second child of Thomas and Elizabeth Nevin and the first son – his elder sister May (Mary Florence) was born in 1872).

Known as “Sonny” to family descendants, he travelled to California to reside there for a time with his wife Gertrude Tennyson Bates and his wife’s family who migrated there in the early 1900s. Both returned to Hobart and both died there, Thomas James in 1948, and Gertrude Bates in 1955. … More Thomas James ‘Sonny’ Nevin (1874 – 1948)

Haulage at Newdegate St. North Hobart

MOUSTACHE STYLES ACCIDENTAL DEATH 1927 NAME DISAMBIGUATION William John Nevin (1878-1927), sporting a shaggy half-horseshoe moustache Photographed by his father Thomas J. Nevin ca, 1897 Copyright © KLW NFC 2009 ARR Private Collection William John Nevin ( 1878-1927), photographed by his father in 1897,  was the fourth child and third surviving son born to photographer … More Haulage at Newdegate St. North Hobart