- Birth Date
- 20 August 1832
- Death Date
- 6 March 1917
Thomas sailed to America with his father James, mother Ann and sister Elizabeth in 1851 on the ship Ellen.
with his wife, Ann (32), their children Ephraim (10), Emma (8), David (6) and Mary Ann (3); from Wisconsin; brother of Elizabeth Cannon
- Age at Departure: 31
- Head of Household
- 1870 Utah Census, Davis County.
- Briggs, Thomas, [Autobiographical sketch], "Genealogical Surveys of L.D.S. Members," 35 vols., 4:98.
- Briggs, Thomas, [Autobiography], in History of Thomas Briggs , 45-47.
- Briggs, Thomas, "The Diary and Journal of Thomas Briggs," in Our Pioneer Heritage , 20 vols. [1958-77], 3:280-83.
- Find a Grave (Website)