- Birth Date
- 4 November 1806
- Death Date
- 17 February 1864
According to his son's obituary, the family traveled in a company led by Lorenzo Snow in 1848. Lorenzo Snow was a captain of a hundred in Brigham Young's 1848 company.
- Age at Departure: 41
- Head of Household
- 1850 Utah Census.
- "Died," Deseret News, 23 March 1864, 204.
- "Edwin Ford, Nauvoo Veteran, Dies at Kanab," Deseret Evening News, 29 Nov. 1909, 3.
- [List of those filing for lots, 1848], in Salt Lake County Recorder's Office, Land records [ca. 1847-1860].
- Salt Lake Stake, Record of members collection, 1836-1970.