- Birth Date
- 21 August 1847
- Death Date
- 1 January 1933
John Fleming Wakefield
A biographical sketch of Thomas Wakefield, John's brother, written during his lifetime, indicates that the Wakefield family traveled to Utah in 1855 with "Capt. John Henley's company."
- Age at Departure: 7
- 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), 663
- Wakefield, John Fleming, II, Autobiography, in James Albert Jones, Some Early Pioneers of Huntington, Utah and Surrounding Area , 280.