- Born: 1802, Phillack, Cornwall
- Christened: 16 May 1802, Gwithian, Cornwall
- Married: 14 Dec 1824, Madron, Cornwall
- Buried: 2 Apr 1881, Ludgvan, Cornwall
Another name for Thomas was BOWDEN.
In 1841, Thomas Bawden (40), ag. lab., and wife Elizabeth (40), were living in Tremin Lane, Ludgvan. Present were children: James (14), Mary (12), Selena (10), Charles (8), John (5), Edward (4m)
In 1851, Thomas Bowden (48) of Phillack, ag. labourer, and wife Elizabeth (52) of St. Creed, were living in Tolvar, Gulval. Present were children: James (24) of Madron, labourer, Elizabeth (22) of Madron, labour in gardens, Edward (10) of Ludgvan, Emmily (7) of Gulval.
In 1861, Thomas Bawden (59) of Phillack, tin miner, and wife Elizabeth (63) of Madron, were living in 17 Villenoweth, Ludgvan. Present was daughter Emily (17) of Ludgvan.
In 1871, Thomas Bowden (70) of Phillack, agricultural labourer, widowed, was living in Church Town, Ludgvan. Present was daughter Emily Thomas (20) of Gulval, widow, works occasionally in fields
Thomas Bawden of Churchtown died aged 78 years (burial record).
Thomas married Elizabeth MADDERN on 14 Dec 1824 in Madron, Cornwall. (Elizabeth MADDERN was born about 1799 in Creed, Cornwall and died before 1871.)
Thomas Bowden, of the Parish of Phillack residing at the Church Town, bachelor, and Elizabeth Maddern, of this parish, residing at Boscathnoe, spinster
Married by Banns
Witnesses: H. M. Bilkey, Elizth. Jeffery