- Birth Date
- 5 January 1830
- Death Date
- 22 April 1927
James Sheen Jr.
James, his wife Mary, sisters Hannah and Ellen and a child Ann sailed to America in 1856 on the ship Enoch Train.
Surname is spelled "Shinn" in Journal History.
- Age at Departure: 26
- Head of Household
- Cantwell, James to S. S. Jones, Handcart Veterans Association, 28 Sep. 1906. Handcart Veterans Association, Scrapbook, 1906-1914f, fd 2.
- Edmund Ellsworth Emigrating Company papers, 1856, Folder contents: (1) Journal, 1856 June-September.
- Handcart Veterans Association. Handcart Veterans Association scrapbook, 1906-1914, folder 6.
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 26 September 1856, 23.
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger A, p. 254.
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger B, p. 162.