- Birth Date
- December 1797
- Death Date
- 14 February 1864
His obituary confirms that his family traveled in 1849 and continued on to California after arriving in Utah.
- Age at Departure: 51
- Head of Household
- 1860 California Census, Calaveras County.
- "Died," Red Bluff Independent, 16 February 1864, 2.
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Supplement after 31 December 1849, 5C.
- Silas Richards company, 1849 September in Camp of Israel schedules and reports, 1845-1849.
- Silas Richards letter to Brigham Young, 24 August 1849.