- Birth Date
- 28 October 1781
- Death Date
- 18 February 1874
He is traveling with his wife and some of his younger children, as well as an adult, widowed daughter (Albina) and her children.That the family's travel to Utah in 1849 is also confirmed by a statement his obituary. His son's obituary also confirms the year of their travel.
- Age at Departure: 67
- Head of Household
- 1850 Utah Census.
- "G. W. Alvord Dies Suddenly at His Home," Ogden Standard, 4 December 1918, 3.
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Supplement after 31 December 1849, 5H.
- "Obituary," Deseret News [Weekly], 4 Mar. 1874, 79.
- Salt Lake City Property Index.
- Silas Richards company, 1849 September in Camp of Israel schedules and reports, 1845-1849.
- Silas Richards letter to Brigham Young, 24 August 1849.