- Birth Date
- 10 July 1799
- Death Date
- 24 September 1856
His death is also confirmed by his wife's obituary.
The family sailed to America in 1856 on the ship John J. Boyd.
- Age at Departure: 57
- Head of Household
- Died en Route
- Jaques, J[ohn]., [Letter], Latter-day Saints' Millennial Star, 18 Apr. 1857, 254-55.
- "Obituary," Deseret News, 5 August 1885, 463.
- Patience L. Archer reminiscences, undated, 57-92.
- Saints By Sea: Latter-day Saint Immigration to America
- Stella Jaques Bell, Life History and Writings of John Jaques: Including a Diary of the Martin Handcart Company (Rexburg, Idaho: Ricks College Press, 1978), 118-22, 129, 134-37, 140-41, 143-44, 150.