- Birth Date
- 10 March 1810
- Death Date
- 11 May 1897
David Hughes Peters
Peter, his wife Laura and two daughters traveled to America on the ship Hartley arriving in New Orleans on 28 April 1849. They also brought Peter Edwards, an orphan, who they cared for until about 1855.
His death date is confirmed by his burial record.
- Age at Departure: 39
- Head of Household
- 1850 Utah Census, Salt Lake County.
- "Another Pioneer Gone," The Daily Tribune , 19 June 1898, 7.
- Isaac Clarke Emigrating Company journal, 1849 July-October.
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saint, Supplement after 31 December 1849, 6.
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Supplement after 31 December 1849, 8G.
- "Obituary Notes," Deseret Weekly , 25 June 1898, 64.
- Squires, Sarah Peters, Autobiographical sketch, .
- Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.