Son of Mary Harding Field Enslow. In his autobiographical account, found on the Find-A-Grave website, James says he was in "Alford Cardin's Company" of 1851. Alfred Cordon was a Captain of Fifty in the James W. Cummings Company. At the time he received his Patriarchal Blessing he reported that he was born 19 February 1830. His death date is from his Utah death certificate.