- Birth Date
- 7 February 1826
- Death Date
- 12 April 1866
After concluding his service with the Mormon Battalion, he traveled from southern California to Utah. He again crossed the plains in 1852.
Birth date is confirmed by Provo 2nd Ward records at thetime of a rebaptism on 28 May 1853.
- Age at Departure: 21
- Age at Departure: 26
- 1850 Iowa Census, Pottawattamie County.
- 1856 Utah Census.
- Allen, Elijah, Autobiographical sketch [ca. 1848], .
- Provo 2nd Ward, Record of Members. CR 375 8
- Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.
- Youngberg, Florence C., ed., Conquerors of the West: Stalwart Mormon Pioneers (Salt Lake City: National Society of the Sons of Utah Pioneers, 1999), 2: 1342.