- Birth Date
- 20 September 1813
- Death Date
- 25 March 1898
Thomas initially traveled to the Salt Lake Valley as a Captain of the 2nd Ten in the Stephen Markham Company in 1850. However, he later participated as one of the rescuers that were sent out in the winter of 1856 to assist the members of the Church stranded in Wyoming.
The family's travel to Utah in 1850 is mentioned in the obituary of his son Thomas.
- Age at Departure: 36
- Head of Household
- Find a Grave (Website)
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Supplement after 31 December 1850, 19.
- Record of Susan Ellen Johnson, 5-9.
- "Thomas Forsyth Dixie Pioneer Laid to Rest," Washington County News, 22 March 1928, 4.
- Thomas R. Forsyth reminiscences, circa 1922, 2-3, 25-27.