- Birth Date
- 31 May 1838
- Death Date
- 29 August 1921
Benjamin Franklin Barrus
His birth date is confirmed by the missionary register.
- Age at Departure: 15
- Appleton M. Harmon Company report, 1853.
- "B. F. Barrus a Grantsville Pioneer Called by Death," Tooele Transcript, 2 September 1921, 1.
- Barrus, B. F., "Biography of Barrus Family," Tooele Transcript Bulletin , 26 Jan. 1923.
- Barrus, Benjamin Franklin, [Life sketch], "Genealogical Surveys of L.D.S. Members," 35 vols., 2:258.
- Daughters of Utah Pioneers. History of Utah's Tooele County: From the Edge of the Great Basin Frontier (Tooele, UT: Transcript Bulletin Publishing, Inc., 2012).
- Frank Esshom, Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah (Salt Lake City: Utah Pioneers Book Publishing Company, 1913).
- "Tooele Stake Patriarch Answers Call of Death," Deseret News , 30 Aug. 1921, 3.
- Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1908-1949.
- Utah Death Certificate Index, 1905-1967.