Noted events in his life were:
• Census, 1850, Ohio, Coshocton County, Coshocton Township, Roll 670 Book 1, Page 128a. Age 57 yrs., farmer.
• Census, 1870, Ohio, Coshocton County, Coshocton Township, Coshocton Post Office, Roll 1185 Book 1, Page 248a. Age 78 yrs.
Thomas married Catherine Ault, daughter of Johann Friedrich "Frederick" Ault and Margaret Rebeka Study, on 3 Nov 1818 in Belmont County, Ohio. (Catherine Ault was born in 1794 in Pennsylvania and died on 5 Sep 1878 in Coshocton, Coshocton County, Ohio.)