Thomas was born abt1884 at Sheffield, Yorkshire, to parents Thomas Sands, a blacksmith’s striker (1891) and Caroline Bennett.
The 1901 census return records Thomas as a backer in rolling mill.
I have not been able to unambiguously identify Thomas after the 1911 census return.
- 1910 Birmingham
- 1913 Wellington
- 1915 Aldershot
- 1919 Wallingford
- 1921 Bradfield
- 1923 ceased
W Leary, Directory of Primitive Methodist Ministers and their Circuits, 1990
Census Returns and Births, Marriages & Deaths Registers