- Birth Date
- 6 May 1820
- Death Date
Edwin Ruthvin Calkins
He likely came from California to Utah with a group of Mormon Battalion volunteers in 1848. His name appears on the 1848 Salt Lake property list.
FamilyTree shows his name as "Edwin Ruthuen Calkins," but church membership records show him as "Edwin Ruthvin Calkins."
- Age at Departure: 27
- Black, Susan Easton. Membership of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints: 1830-1848 (Provo, UT: Brigham Young University, [1984-1988]).
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 31 December 1847, 2.
- [List of those filing for lots, 1848], in Salt Lake County Recorder's Office, Land records [ca. 1847-1860].