- Birth Date
- 20 November 1832
- Death Date
- 9 December 1894
His given name is "Benson" on the 1856 Enoch Train ship manifest. His death date is confirmed by the Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database and the Find a Grave web site.
- Age at Departure: 23
- Head of Household
- Daniel Duncan McArthur Emigrating Company journal, 1856 May-September.
- "Emigrants for Utah," Deseret News, 6 August 1856, 176.
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 26 September 1856, 33.
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger A, p. 236.
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger B, p. 150.
- Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.