- Birth Date
- 16 June 1822
- Death Date
- 22 June 1892
In the spring of 1852, Commodore Perry with his wife Elizabeth Reeves, and children William Albert, Rufus Benson, and Perry Martindale traveled to the Salt Lake Valley with the John S. Higbee/James W. Bay Company. He was captain of the guard. They also traveled with Laura Farnsworth, and her son William Martindale Frampton. Laura would later become his second wife.
- Age at Departure: 29
- "1st Company of 50 reports, 1852." In Brigham Young Office emigrating companies reports 1850-1862, Reports 1850-1852. (CR 1234 5, Box 1, Folder 6)
- Find a Grave (Website)
- "Liston," Deseret News , 16 July 1892, 32.
- Liston, Commodore Perry, Autobiography, 1877, 3, MSS SC 3109.
- Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.