- Birth Date
- 20 June 1826
- Death Date
- 22 October 1898
- Age at Departure: 26
- Head of Household
- "16th Company," Deseret News, 18 September 1852, 2.
- 16th Company of 50 report, 1852 July 4.
- 1860 Utah Census.
- Azer R. Briggs, Samuel Briggs Biographical Sketches (Utah: privately printed, 1975).
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Supplement after 31 December 1852, 106.
- Missionary Department Missionary Registers, 1860-1959, Volume 1.
- Presiding Bishopric immigrant location committee minutes, 1852 September 20-October 13.
- "Registry of Names of Persons Residing in the Various Wards as to Bishops' Reports, Great Salt Lake City, Dec. 28th, A.D. 1852" in Key to Migration Sources, Great Britain and North America: A Manual for Students Attending the Second Annual Priesthood Genealogical Research Seminar, June 19-23, 1967 (Provo: Brigham Young University Division of Continuing Education, 1967), edited by Norman Edgar Wright.
- Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.