Thomas, David 

Biography

12 May 17971–25 Apr. 1845.2 Born at Flat Rock District, Bourbon Co., Kentucky.3 Son of Richard Thomas and Elizabeth Bowles.4 Married Martha Parker, 17 Mar. 1816.5 Migrated to Carrollton, Carroll Co., Missouri, 1833.6 With Henry Root, landowner at De Witt, Carroll Co., successfully solicited some seventy families of Latter-day Saints to purchase land and settle there in 1838.7 Died in Carroll Co.8