Arrived in New Zealand on the "Lady Nugent" in 1840 with his remaining family. A son, daughter and wife having died on the voyage. His two eldest sons were listed seperately and overlooked in the family history records.
The eldest son of Thomas and Mary Bevan. In buisiness in TeAro Wellington, Waikawa (Otaki) and Whanganui where he died when he was about to open the Criterion Hotel in 1866. More info needed
The Second eldest son married at Waikawa on the 26th July by the Rev Mr Williams. Edward BEVAN to Waipatea daughter of E Paara chief of Waikawa. More info needed.
Margaret married William CLARK in October 1854 at the Methodist Church in Wellingrton NZ.
Known as Thomas BEVAN Senior married Hannah RANDSFIELD