- Birth Date
- 21 February 1785
- Death Date
- 24 February 1856
His travel to Utah is mentioned in his grandson's obituary. In some sources his given name is "Samuel James."
- Age at Departure: 66
- Henderson, W. Jasper, [Autobiographical sketch], in Andrew Jenson, comp., Latter-day Saint Biographical Encyclopedia , 3:404.
- Mills, Carla, e-mail communication, 3 August 2011.
- "Nauvoo Veteran Dies at Cannonville Home," Deseret Evening News , 8 October 1919, 8.
- Pizza, Alice S. and Enid H. Thompson, William Jasper Henderson, Sr. Family History, 1840-1982, 1.