|Born||28 August 1858|
Eumemmerring, Victoria, Australia
|Died|| 9 October 1938 80) (aged|
Dunedin, New Zealand
Source: ESPNcricinfo, 24 May 2016
Thomas Sonntag (28 August 1858 – 9 October 1938) was a New Zealand cricketer. He played one first-class match for Otago in 1883/84.
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