Born: May 28, 1779, Dublin, Ireland.
Died: February 26, 1852, Sloperton Cottage, Bromham, Wiltshire, England.
Buried: St. Nicholas churchyard, Bromham, Wiltshire, England.
Thomas was the son of John Moore, a small Dublin tradesman.
He was educated at a private school and at Trinity College in Dublin.
He read for the bar at Middle Temple, and held a government post in Bermuda for a short time. He was a well known poet and Irish nationalist.