- Birth Date
- 18 August 1837
- Death Date
- 29 June 1855
His death is documented by James Faulkner's letter of 1 March 1856. In contemporary accounts, surname is spelled "Welch" or "Walsh."
He was married to Mary Ann Walsh.
- Age at Departure: 17
- Head of Household
- Died en Route
- Charles Smith reminiscences and diary, 1842 March-1905 June, 31-42, 333.
- Faulkner, James, Letter, 1856 Mar. 1, to Dear Friends, Salt Lake City [Utah].
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 7 September 1855, 3.
- Smith, Charles, [Letter to Erastus Snow], St. Louis Luminary , 1 Sep. 1855, 162.