- Birth Date
- 3 March 1818
- Death Date
- September 1850
He served as a Captain of Ten when he crossed the plains with his family in 1847. A few years later, he was returning from a trip to California with the 1850 Amasa Lyman company when he died of cholera.
- Age at Departure: 29
- Head of Household
- Age at Departure: 32
- Died en Route
- Historical Department journal history of the Church, 1896-2001 July, 21 June 1847, 46.
- James H. Rollins reminiscences, 1896; 1898, 42-43.
- Joseph Cain letter to Willard Richards in "For the News," Deseret News, 5 October 1850, 135.
- Louisa Decker, "Reminiscences of Nauvoo," Woman's Exponent, 1 April 1909, 49-50.