The Cyclopedia of New Zealand [Taranaki, Hawke's Bay & Wellington Provincial Districts]
Dr. Thomas Fergus
Dr. Thomas Fergus, M.B., Ch.B., who was appointed house surgeon of the Wanganui Hospital in 1907, is the eldest son of Mr R. Fergus, of Dunedin. He was born in Dunedin in the year 1881, and was educated at the Otago Boys' High School, and the Otago University, where he graduated in 1905. Dr. Fergus was assistant in a private practice for twelve months, in the South Wairarapa district, and in 1906 was assistant house-surgeon of the Wellington Public Hospital, before receiving his present appointment.