- Birth Date
- 26 July 1808
- Death Date
- March 1882
James Harris Despain
He was a wagon maker.In some sources his surname is spelled "Spane".
- Age at Departure: 53
- "Arrival of Captain Bronson’s Company," Deseret News, 3 September 1862, 6.
- 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).
- Find a Grave (Website)
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 29 August 1862, 5.
- Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.