- Birth Date
- 17 December 1815
- Death Date
- 24 October 1869
William Job Perkins
From Nauvoo, William and his wife Martha Randall left Illinois in May 1846 with William’s cousin, Andrew H. Perkins as captain. They settled in Iowa until 1848 when they traveled to the Salt Lake Valley in the Brigham Young Company.
On 9 March 1851 William and Martha were asked to go to the Sandwich (Hawaiian) Islands on a mission. Martha grew ill, and they were released from their service. They traveled home through San Bernardino, and traveled with the Alexander Williams Company in 1853.
- Age at Departure: 32
- Age at Departure: 37
- Head of Household
- 1850 Utah Census.
- 1860 Utah Census.
- "First 100, report, 1848 June," In Camp of Israel schedules and reports 1845-1849, Brigham Young's 1848 emigration division.
- [List of those filing for lots, 1848], in Salt Lake County Recorder's Office, Land records [ca. 1847-1860].
- Pace, William Byram, Autobiography 1904, [14-15].