- Birth Date
- 21 June 1798
- Death Date
- 19 December 1877
He and his wife and son (Sarah and Thomas) arrived in New Orleans on 23 April 1854 via the ship Windermere. His son's reminiscence confirms the overland company they traveled in.
- Age at Departure: 55
- Head of Household
- "Died," Deseret News, 26 December 1877, 738.
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Supplement after 31 December 1854, 11.
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger A, p. 119.
- "Thomas John James," In Biographical Information Relating to Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel database.
- Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.