- Birth Date
- 17 May 1840
- Death Date
- 9 May 1911
William Belton Richey
His birth and death dates are confirmed by his death certificate and surname is sometimes spelled "Ritchie" or "Richie."
William's date of birth was listed as 17 April 1840 in "John Brown's company of 10, report, 1848 June."
- Age at Departure: 8
- 1850 Utah Census.
- John Brown's company of 10, report, 1848 June in Camp of Israel schedules and reports 1845-1849.
- Lever, W. H. History of Sanpete and Emery Counties, Utah: With Sketches of Cities, Towns, and Villages; Chronology of Important Events; Records of Indian Wars; Portraits of Prominent Persons, and Biographies of Representative Citizens (Salt Lake City: Tribune Job Printing Co, 1898) 382-383.
- Utah Death Certificates.