- Birth Date
- 28 April 1822
- Death Date
- 14 June 1890
William, his wife Emma, children Fanny, Elizabeth and Lois sailed to America in 1857 on the ship George Washington.
- Age at Departure: 38
- Head of Household
- 1851 England Census.
- 1880 Utah Census.
- Find a Grave (Website)
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Supplement after 31 December 1860, 42.
- Our Pioneer Heritage, vol. 4, p. 59.
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger A, p. 362.
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company general files, 1850-1887.
- "The Immigration," Deseret News, 15 August 1860, 189. (Roster)