- Birth Date
- 22 February 1842
- Death Date
- 1 December 1923
Evidence from census and genealogical records proves he traveled to Utah in 1850.
- Age at Departure: 8
- 1850 Utah Census.
- Andrew Jenson, "Boyce, John," Latter-day Saint Biographical Encyclopedia: A Compilation of Biographical Sketches of Prominent Men and Women in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Volume 2 (Salt Lake City, Utah: The Andrew Jenson History Company, 1971), 749.
- "Funerals," Salt Lake Telegram, 3 Dec. 1923, 8.