- Birth Date
- 1 January 1832
- Death Date
- 20 January 1899
He was misidentified as "David Jacobs" in the 7 June entry in the Eldredge company journal.
- Age at Departure: 27
- Andrew Jenson, "Jacobs, Daniel," and "Jacobs, Mary Hains," Latter-day Saint Biographical Encyclopedia: A Compilation of Biographical Sketches of Prominent Men and Women in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Volume 2 (Salt Lake City, Utah: The Andrew Jenson History Company, 1971), 445.
- Horace S. Eldredge Emigrating Company journal, 1859 May-September.
- "Latter Day Saints' Immigration," Deseret News, 24 August 1859, 197.