- Birth Date
- 24 November 1804
- Death Date
- 29 June 1889
William was re-baptized in Salt Lake City on 3 October 1852 according to information in the Tenth Ward record of members. That record gives his birth date as 4 Nov. 1804. The Utah Cemeteries and Burials database gives his death date as 29 June 1889.
- Age at Departure: 47
- Head of Household
- 1841 England and Wales Census.
- 1850 Iowa Census, Pottawattamie County.
- 1856 Utah Census, Box Elder County.
- “Death of a Veteran,” Deseret Weekly, 6 July 1889, 48.
- "Registry of Names of Persons Residing in the Various Wards as to Bishops' Reports, Great Salt Lake City, Dec. 28th, A.D. 1852" in Key to Migration Sources, Great Britain and North America: A Manual for Students Attending the Second Annual Priesthood Genealogical Research Seminar, June 19-23, 1967 (Provo: Brigham Young University Division of Continuing Education, 1967), edited by Norman Edgar Wright.
- Salt Lake Stake, Record of members collection, 1836-1970.
- Tenth Ward, Record of members collection, 1836-1970.
- Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.