- Birth Date
- 7 January 1846
- Death Date
- 17 November 1932
James William Skelton
He first came to the Valley with his family in 1860, but he is seen on the plains again in 1866, this time as a teamster for John Holladay's out-and-back company.
- Age at Departure: 14
- Age at Departure: 20
- Out-and-Back Teamster
- “Account book, 1866.” In Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company church trains accounts 1861-1868, Wards' accounts 1861-1868, image 1-2. (Teamster List)
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Supplement after 31 December 1860, 44.
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company general files, 1850-1887.
- "The Immigration," Deseret News, 15 August 1860, 189.