- Birth Date
- 2 April 1819
- Death Date
- 31 August 1886
He traveled with nine family members. Many sources list him having a middle name of Vernon, but this is incorrect. He had NO MIDDLE NAME.
There were nine people in his family.
- Age at Departure: 31
- Head of Household
- Age at Departure: 38
- Daughters of Utah Pioneers. History of Utah's Tooele County: From the Edge of the Great Basin Frontier (Tooele, UT: Transcript Bulletin Publishing, Inc., 2012).
- Hurst, Frederick William, Autobiography and diaries, vol. 3, 13 Nov. 1857-30 Jan. 1858.
- Jacob Hamblin, Papers 1850-1877, p. 13-15
- Jacob Hamblin papers, 1850-1877, Autobiography and journal, 1850 June-1854 April, 1870 April.
- James A. Little, Jacob Hamblin (Salt Lake City: Juvenile Instructor Office, 1881), 23-25.