- Birth Date
- 11 October 1845
- Death Date
- 27 January 1914
He sailed to America in 1850 on the ship North Atlantic.
- Age at Departure: 6
- Cook, Janet Hunter, Autobiographical statement in "A Short Sketch of the Life of David Simpson Cook and Wife, Janet Hunter Cook," 2, Upper Snake River Valley Histories, David O. McKay Library, B.Y.U. Idaho, Rexburg, Idaho.
- "Death of James Hunter, Utah Pioneer of 1852," Deseret Evening News , 27 Jan. 1914, 2.
- Saints By Sea: Latter-day Saint Immigration to America