- Birth Date
- 24 July 1827
- Death Date
- 8 July 1871
James Nicholas Mathews
James Nicholas Mathis
His surname is spelled "Mathis" on the roster, but over time, he began spelling it "Mathews" and preferred that spelling throughout the remainder of his life.
He was rebaptized in Salt Lake city on 12 February 1848.
- Age at Departure: 19
- Edward Hunter and Jacob Foutz letter to Brigham Young in Historical Department journal history of the Church, 1830-2008, 17 August 1847, 5-6.
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 21 June 1847, 26.
- Salt Lake Stake, Record of members collection, 1836-1970.
- Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.