- Birth Date
- 1 May 1810
- Death Date
- 4 April 1876
Thomas first arrived in the Valley with the sick detachments of the Mormon Battalion. Shortly after arriving, he returned to Winter Quarters. He crossed the plains again in 1849 with his family. On the 1850 Utah census his surname is spelled "Rowen." In 1855 he was returning from a mission in the Sandwich Islands (Hawaii.)
- Age at Departure: 37
- Age at Departure: 39
- Head of Household
- Age at Departure: 44
- 1850 Utah Census.
- "Died," Deseret News [Weekly], 10 May 1876, 240.
- Johnson, Benjamin F., "My Life's Review," 192-96.
- Norma Baldwin Ricketts, The Mormon Battalion: U.S. Army of the West, 1846-1848 (Logan, Utah: Utah State University Press, 1996), 23.
- Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.