- Birth Date
- 1 January 1829
- Death Date
- 19 October 1895
His birth date is confirmed by his obituary.
- Age at Departure: 21
- 1856 Utah census, Juab County.
- Esplin, John, Story of a Young Convert in Scotland. (Trail excerpt transcribed from "Pioneer History Collection" available at Pioneer Memorial Museum [Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum], Salt Lake City, Utah. Some restrictions apply.)
- "Obituary Notes," Deseret News, 9 November 1895, 672.
- Utah, Territorial Militia Records, 1849-1877.