Thomas Wasley1

#3089, (January 1854-3 July 1917)
Birth*JAN 1854 Thomas Wasley was born in JAN 1854 at Bodmin, Cornwall, EnglandG.1 
Residence*30 MAR 1871 He lived at Kenwyn, Cornwall, EnglandG.2 
Immigration*15 SEP 1873 He immigrated on 15 SEP 1873 to New York, New York, USAG.3 
Marriage*1874 He married Anna Maria Kessell, daughter of James Kessell and Joanna Hawke, in 1874 at Pennsylvania, USAG.1 
Residence*14 JUN 1880 Thomas Wasley and Anna Maria Kessell lived at Austin City, Lander, Nevada, USAG, together with Joanna Hawke, William Paull and James Paull.4 
Residence5 JUN 1900 Thomas Wasley and Anna Maria Kessell lived at Almaden, Santa Clara, California, USAG.5 
Residence18 APR 1910 Thomas Wasley and Anna Maria Kessell lived at San Jose, Santa Clara, California, USAG.6 
Death*3 JUL 1917 Thomas Wasley died on 3 JUL 1917 at Santa Clara, California, USAG, aged 63.7 
Last Edited19 Feb 2014


  1. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Bodmin, Cornwall, Jan-Mar 1854, vol 5c 103.
  2. [S45] Extracted from the 1871 census, from census, with parents Stephen & Elizabeth, & bro. Joel.
  3. [S61] Passengers, arr. 'City of Richmond' from Liverpool. With brother John, age 30.
  4. [S81] 10th US Federal Census, and 3 children of Anna & Thomas; Thomas, age 5, b Penssylvania; Janetta, age 2, b Nevada; & Nellie, age 1m, b Nevada. The tow Paull children listed as Wassley.
  5. [S43] US census, 1900, with children Thomas, Jeanette, Henrietta and May.
  6. [S47] US census, 1910, with son Thomas H, b Pens, age 33; dua. May, b, Calif, age 21; & dau. Jeanelle, husband, Wliiam H Pearce, age 39, b. Calif & dau. Verna E Pearce, age 7.
  7. [S59] USPRI, death, Thomas H Wasley, age 63.