Thomas carson was the first of three children born to Francis Carson and Martha Tissington Carson, Francis's second wife. He was christened Aug. 31, 1777 in Youlgreave, Derbyshire, England.
He had two siblings: Dolly Carson Christened Jan. 27, 1782, and Humphrey Carson Christened Nov. 2, 1788 both in Youlgreave.
His father, Francis Carson died in 1804 in Youlgreave when Thomas was 27 years old.
Thomas died May 23, 1845 at the age of 68. He was buried in Youlgreave All Saints Cemetery.
Sacred to the memory of Thomas son of Francis and Martha Carson who departed this life May 23 1845 in the 68th year of his age.