- Birth Date
- 20 September 1824
- Death Date
- 8 October 1869
James Albert Chesney
- Age at Departure: 21
- Norma Baldwin Ricketts, The Mormon Battalion: U.S. Army of the West, 1846-1848 (Logan, Utah: Utah State University Press, 1996), 342.
- Pioneer emigration list 1847-1848, 47, Nauvoo City Court docket book, 1844 February-1845 May.
- Pioneering the West, 1846 to 1878: Major Howard Egan's Diary, edited and compiled by William M. Egan (1917), 21-105.
- Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.