- Birth Date
- 12 October 1810
- Death Date
in Thomas Johnson's Fifty
- Age at Departure: 39
- 1850 Utah Census, Utah County.
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saint, Supplement after 31 December 1850, 2.
- Thomas B. Nelson autobiographical sketch, circa 1902.
- William Goforth Nelson reminiscences in Historical Department journal history of the Church, 1830-2008, 9 September 1850, 6-7.