- Birth Date
- 3 May 1825
- Death Date
- 23 October 1856
According to the Dan Jones Emigrating Company journal, William Upton was "brought over from Captain Hodgett's company" by Jesse Haven in order to see a doctor. He died on October 23, 1856.
- Age at Departure: 31
- Died en Route
- [Camp journal], in Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 15 December 1856, p. 16-37
- Dan Jones Emigrating Company, Journal 1856 May-December.
- England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975
- Haven, Jesse, Journals, 1852-1892, vols. 4-5.
- Historians Office Record of Members (Minnie Margetts file).