Thomas was born to John Toohey and Ann Minogue and is baptised 14/2/1848 with Godparents Michael Gleeson and Tracey Tuohy. The spelling of the surname varies depending on the record. John and Ann were married Jan 1835 and had 8 children. In Feb 1870 Thomas sailed out of Plymouth on "The Percy" arriving in Melbourne Apr 1870. His brother Michael and Sister Annie also immigrated to Australia and Martin went to USA. His 4 older syblings remained in Tipp. Daniel, John, Mary and Eliza.
|Date of Birth||Jan 1848|
|Date of Death||23rd Oct 1891|