- Birth Date
- 18 September 1827
- Death Date
- 18 October 1915
He sailed to America in 1851 on the ship Ellen. No family members accompanied him.
- Age at Departure: 24
- "Copley, Thomas," [Biographical sketch], in Andrew Jenson, comp., Latter-day Saint Biographical Encyclopedia , 2:260.
- Council Point Emigrating Company journal, 1851 November-1852 September.
- Find a Grave (Website)
- Index to LDS Members in Early Iowa 1839-1860 [electronic database].
- Utah, Territorial Militia Records, 1849-1877.
- Utah Death Certificates.