- Birth Date
- 29 May 1781
- Death Date
- 28 November 1869
Evidence from historical and newspaper records proves he traveled to Utah in 1852. Some non-contemporary newspaper sources identify him as a captain of ten.
His wife, Parna Chappell Harris and some of his children, came to Utah in 1850 with the William Snow/Joseph Young pioneer company.
- Age at Departure: 71
- Head of Household
- "Obituary," Deseret News , 15 Dec. 1869, 525.
- Presiding Bishopric immigrant location committee minutes, 1852 September 20-October 13.
- "Registry of Names of Persons Residing in the Various Wards as to Bishops' Reports, Great Salt Lake City, Dec. 28th, A.D. 1852" in Key to Migration Sources, Great Britain and North America: A Manual for Students Attending the Second Annual Priesthood Genealogical Research Seminar, June 19-23, 1967 (Provo: Brigham Young University Division of Continuing Education, 1967), edited by Norman Edgar Wright.