- Birth Date
- 7 May 1849
- Death Date
- 20 July 1933
John William Bourne
The Bourne family sailed to America in 1856 on the ship Enoch Train.
- Age at Departure: 7
- 1900 Wyoming Census.
- Eastern Idaho Death Records Database.
- Edmund Ellsworth Emigrating Company papers, 1856, Folder contents: (1) Journal, 1856 June-September.
- "Handcart Pioneer Succumbs in Idaho," Salt Lake Telegram , 21 July 1933, 20.
- Handcart Veterans Association. Handcart Veterans Association scrapbook, 1906-1914, folder 6.
- Handcart Veterans Association. Handcart Veterans Association scrapbook, 1906-1914, folder 7.
- Idaho Death Certificates, 1911-1937
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 26 September 1856, 25.
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger B, p. 168.
- Saints By Sea: Latter-day Saint Immigration to America