- Birth Date
- 28 January 1807
- Death Date
- 28 July 1879
Thomas, his wife Mary, children Thomas, James, George, Ebenezer, Joseph and Alma came from England in 1851 on the ship Olympus. His wife Mary died 1851 in Missouri.
Her married Ann Newman in 1852 in Missouri. Ann and her daughter Elizabeth (Betsey) traveled to Utah with her husband Thomas and his children.
- Age at Departure: 45
- Head of Household
- 1860 Utah Census.
- “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)
- Daughters of Utah Pioneers. History of Utah's Tooele County: From the Edge of the Great Basin Frontier (Tooele, UT: Transcript Bulletin Publishing, Inc., 2012).
- "Died," Deseret News , 6 Aug. 1879, 432.
- England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975
- Find a Grave (Website)
- Tanner, Thomas, Autobiographical sketches, 1-2.
- Tanner, Thomas (KWJ7-TCY) Autobiography.
- Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.