- Birth Date
- 1 January 1826
- Death Date
- 10 February 1901
William John Buttle
The Buttle family sailed to America in 1866 on the ship Ellen Maria.
He was rebaptized in Salt Lake City 4 December 1853, and the Salt Lake Record of Members confirms his birth date, as does the Fourteenth Quorum of Seventies, vol. 1, in Seventies Quorum, Records, CR 499, reel 40. His obituary also confirms his birth and death dates.
The family traveled in Captain George Kendall's Second Division.
- Age at Departure: 27
- Head of Household
- "Aged Pioneer Passes Away," The Salt Lake Herald , 11 Feb. 1901, 5.
- “C. H. Wheelock Company report, 1853 September 19.” In Brigham Young office emigrating companies reports 1850-1862, Reports 1853-1855. (CR 1234 5, Box 1, Folder 32)
- Salt Lake Stake Record of Members, 1848-1917.
- Utah, Territorial Militia Records, 1849-1877.