- Birth Date
- 22 October 1836
- Death Date
- 4 June 1912
In some sources his surname is spelled "Anderson."
- Age at Departure: 25
- Daughters of Utah Pioneers. History of Utah's Tooele County: From the Edge of the Great Basin Frontier (Tooele, UT: Transcript Bulletin Publishing, Inc., 2012).
- European Mission emigration records, Scandinavian Mission, 1852-1920.
- "Names of Immigrants," Deseret News, 24 September 1862, 98.
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger C, p. 798.