Thomas Jones Barker was an English historical and portrait painter.
1815 – Thomas Jones Barker was born in Bath, England.
1834 – He went to Paris and studied for several years in the studio of Horace Vernet.
1845 – Thomas Jones Barker returned to England, settled in London, and became known as a painter of portraits and military subjects.
He was a frequent exhibitor at the Royal Academy of Arts in London.
1870 – Barker became prominent as a painter of military works.
1882 – Thomas Jones Barker died in London on March 27, 1882.