- Birth Date
- 13 September 1823
- Death Date
- 4 January 1886
William came to Utah with his wife and mother-in-law, Mary Gorrill Walker.
He was living in the Salt Lake City 14th Ward when he paid tithing in 1855 and 1866, and at the time of the 1856 Utah census.
- Age at Departure: 28
- Head of Household
- 1856 Utah Census.
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