- Birth Date
- 2 February 1819
- Death Date
- 31 May 1913
Robert Wright Baxter
The Baxter family's travel to Utah in 1855 with the Ballantyne pioneer company is confirmed by the obituary of Robert and in information found in Church financial records.
His birth date is confirmed by Find A Grave web site.
- Age at Departure: 35
- Head of Household
- 4th Company of 50 report, 1855 June, Brigham Young office emigrating companies reports, 1850-1862.
- Find a Grave (Website)
- Goodliffe, Arnold, [Autobiographical sketch], in Pioneer Pathways [1998- ], 1:82.
- "Immigration List," Deseret News, 12 September 1855, 214.
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger B, p. 86.
- Richard Ballantyne papers, 1852-1896, Journal, 1855 July-September.
- Robert Baxter, Biographical sketches, 1891-2013.
- "Robert Baxter Dies at Home in Hyrum," The Journal, 14 May 1929, p. 1.
- Saints By Sea: Latter-day Saint Immigration to America
- Utah Death Certificate Index, 1905-1967.