- Birth Date
- 20 October 1801
- Death Date
- 20 September 1866
More research is needed concerning Richard's birth and death dates. The 1851 and 1861 censuses indicate that Richard was born about 1802. The dates listed above reflect family tradition from Family Tree at FamilySearch.org.
- Age at Departure: 64
- Head of Household
- 1851 England and Wales Census.
- 1861 England and Wales Census.
- Chipman, William H., Notebook, 1866.
- "Passenger List: of Cap. W. Chipman's Train," Deseret News, 26 September 1866, 5.
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger B, p. 316.
- "Pioneer Recalls Trek Over Plains to Utah," Salt Lake Telegram, 25 April 1934, 10.