- Birth Date
- 15 November 1818
- Death Date
- 2 October 1866
Emigrated from South Africa with Catherine Roper. His birth date and death date are confirmed by Salt Lake county death records.
The family sailed to America in 1856 on the ship Enoch Train.
- Age at Departure: 37
- Head of Household
- Dan Jones Emigrating Company journal, 1856 May-December.
- Historical Department journal history of the Church, 1896-2001, 15 December 1856, 16-37.
- "Immigration to Utah," Deseret News, 15 October 1856, 254.
- John Bond, Handcarts West in '56.
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 15 December 1856, 3.
- Salt Lake County, Utah, Death records, 1849-1917.
- Utah, Deaths and Burials, 1888-1946.
- Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949.
- W. B. Hodgetts Company report, 1856.