- Birth Date
- 13 April 1847
- Death Date
- 21 April 1937
The Ash family sailed to America in 1856 on the ship Enoch Train.
He is a nephew of John.
His birth and death dates are confirmed by the Find A Grave website.
- Age at Departure: 9
- 1860 Utah Census, Cache County.
- Edmund Ellsworth Emigrating Company papers, 1856, Folder contents: (1) Journal, 1856 June-September.
- "Emigrants for Utah," Deseret News, 6 August 1856, 176.
- Handcart Veterans Association. Handcart Veterans Association scrapbook, 1906-1914, folder 6.
- Handcart Veterans Association. Handcart Veterans Association scrapbook, 1906-1914, folder 7.
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 26 September 1856, 28.
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger B, p. 154.