Goldfields Involvement, 1854
Thomas O'Neill was killed during the storming of the Eureka Stockade on 03 December 1854. His father's name was John O'Neil/O'Neill.
Thomas said he was a farmer, and immigrated to Victoria in 1851. He was a pikeman, who had two broken legs and a musket ball in his body but was still using his pike when he was killed. The informant on his death certificate was Dennis Keys, a storekeeper. O'Neill Drive in the Ballaarat Old Cemetery is named after Thomas O'Neil/O'Neill. 
Corfield, J.,Wickham, D., & Gervasoni, C. The Eureka Encyclopaedia, Ballarat Heritage Services, 2004.
- Adelaide Advertiser, 3 December 1904.
- Dorothy Wickham, Deaths at Eureka, 1996.
- Corfield, J., Wickham, D., & Gervasoni, C. The Eureka Encyclopaedia, Ballarat Heritage Services, 2004.