- Birth Date
- 6 April 1800
- Death Date
- 16 November 1874
Thomas Owen King Sr.
Thomas initially traveled to the Salt Lake Valley in the Claudius V. Spencer Company in 1853 with his family. His family consisted of his wife, Hannah Tapfield King, and children Thomas Owen King Jr., Louisa Helen, Bertha Mary, and Georgiana.
His birth and death dates are confirmed by the Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.
- Age at Departure: 53
- Head of Household
- “Claudius V. Spencer Company report, 1853.” In Brigham Young office emigrating companies reports 1850-1862, Reports 1853-1855. (CR 1234 5, Box 1, Folder 31)
- Find a Grave (Website)
- King, Thomas O., Autobiographical sketch, in Daughters of Utah Pioneers, Collection, 1828-1963, reel 13, item 6, [1, 3].
- Maria Walker Wheeler, My history, circa 1899, 13-19.
- Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.