Thomas Mark Adams was born 4 December 1825 in Ramsgate, Kent, England, the son of Thomas Adams and Elizabeth Kimber. He married Sarah Anderson (1824-1910) 17 September 1849 at Chippendale, NSW, and they had three sons and five daughters. Thomas Mark Adams died 25 July 1901, aged 76 years, at his residence 1 Cromwell Street, Leichhardt, and he was interred in the Methodist Section of Rookwood Cemetery. He left a Will and his estate and assets were valued at £2,086. Thomas Mark Adams lived at Rose Street, Darlington.
Thomas Mark Adams was the Secretary of the Bronzewing Cricket Club.
Local government service
Thomas Mark Adams was an alderman on Darlington Council in 1876-80.
‘Advertising’, The Sydney Morning Herald, 8 February 1876, p. 3, http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/13363904