- Birth Date
- 4 March 1816
- Death Date
- 30 March 1889
James and his children came from England in 1864 on the ship General McClellan.
Traveled with two children. Ship records (both the British Mission Record and the New York Passenger lists) indicate those children were Daniel and Emma. However, the overland company records indicate that Emma's younger brother, Thomas Jesse made the trip in her place.
- Age at Departure: 48
- Head of Household
- “Captain William S. Warren Company (third ox train), manifests, 1864.” Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company church trains accounts 1861-1868, Captains’ accounts, 1862-1868. (CR 376 8, Box 1, Folder 13)
- "List of Passengers," Deseret News, 17 August 1864, 369.
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger C, p. 298.
- Saints By Sea: Latter-day Saint Immigration to America