- Birth Date
- 2 November 1835
- Death Date
- 4 October 1882
Foster Thomas Hook
He was listed as "Thomas Hook," on the company roster and the ship manifest. He traveled with his mother, Alice Hook, and his half-brother, Demas Ashdown Saunders, and his wife. More research is needed to confirm his date of birth.
Thomas sailed from England with his mother Alice and his siblings in 1860 on the ship Underwriter.
Birth date is confirmed by his burial record and Find A Grave website.
- Age at Departure: 23
- Head of Household
- "Died: Hook," Deseret News, 18 October 1882, 624.
- “Emigration list for Spring, 1860.” In Brigham Young office emigrating companies reports 1850-1862, Reports 1856-1862, p. 7-10. (CR 1234 5, Box 1, Folder 56)
- Find a Grave (Website)
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Supplement after 31 December 1860, 17.
- "Local News: Names of Emigrants," The Mountaineer, 18 August 1860, 206.
- New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957.
- "The Immigration," Deseret News, 15 August 1860, 189.
- Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.