- Birth Date
- 28 September 1844
- Death Date
- 26 November 1915
He initially came to the Valley in 1863, serving as assistant commissary, but he is seen crossing the plains again in 1866 as a teamster for Joseph S. Rawlins out-and-back company.
- Age at Departure: 18
- Age at Departure: 21
- Out-and-Back Teamster
- Bitton, Ronald Davis, Guide to Mormon Diaries & Autobiographies , p. 214
- Lingren, John, "Autobiography of John Lingren," in Treasures of Pioneer History , 6 vols. [1952-57], 1:249-50.
- Lingren, John, John Lingren Tells His Story, 4-5. (Trail excerpt transcribed from "Pioneer History Collection" available at Pioneer Memorial Museum [Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum], Salt Lake City, Utah. Some restrictions apply.)