- Birth Date
- 7 March 1829
- Death Date
- 9 October 1922
James' obituary says he and his family crossed the plains under the direction of John Kaye. Kaye was a leader in the Warren Snow Company (see Webb and McNiven sources).
- Age at Departure: 35
- Head of Household
- McNiven, Lydia Littlefield, Autobiography 1927 July 20, [7-10].
- "Spanish Fork's Oldest Man Answers Death Summons," Salt Lake Tribune , 11 Oct. 1922, 16.
- Webb, Mary Ann Ward, "The History of Mary Ann Ward Webb and Her Diary of the Journey to Utah (1864)," in Robert R. King and Kay Atkinson King, Mary Ann Ward Webb: Her Life and Ancestry , 98-103.