- Birth Date
- 21 April 1834
- Death Date
- 14 October 1923
James his wife Margaret and children Margaret, Robert, William and Franklin sailed to America in 1868 on the ship Emerald Isle.
- Age at Departure: 34
- Head of Household
- 1870 Utah Census, Box Elder County.
- Find a Grave (Website)
- "Names of Passengers in Captain Mumford's Train," Deseret News, 23 September 1868, 1.
- Salmon, Margaret Robertson, Historical Sketch of Margaret Robertson Salmon, 1. Trail excerpt transcribed from "Pioneer History Collection" available at Pioneer Memorial Museum [Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum], Salt Lake City, Utah. Some restrictions apply.
- Scotland Marriages, 1561-1910.
- Utah Death Certificates.