- Birth Date
- 21 January 1832
- Death Date
- 22 July 1861
Her birth and death dates are confirmed by the Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database, and the inscription on her gravestone, which shows her name as Margaret Farrer Syme.
- Age at Departure: 18
- 1850 Utah Census, Salt Lake County.
- Find a Grave (Website)
- Frank Esshom, Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah (Salt Lake City: Utah Pioneers Book Publishing Company, 1913), 868.
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Supplement after 31 December 1850, 20.
- Nauvoo Community Project
- Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.