- Birth Date
- 11 December 1825
- Death Date
- 28 November 1893
The Baxter family's travel to Utah in 1855 with the Ballantyne pioneer company is confirmed by the obituary of Robert.
er birth date is confirmed by Find A Grave web site.
- Age at Departure: 29
- “4th Company of 50 report, 1855 June.” In Brigham Young office emigrating companies reports 1850-1862, Reports 1853-1855. (CR 1234 5, Box 1, Folder 39)
- Find a Grave (Website)
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger B, p. 86.
- "Robert Baxter Dies at Home in Hyrum," The Journal, 14 May 1929, p. 1.
- Saints By Sea: Latter-day Saint Immigration to America