- Birth Date
- 11 December 1807
- Death Date
- 2 August 1882
Lewis William Wight
Captain of Fifty. He was re-baptized in the Salt Lake Valley on 8 June 1851.
The inscription on his gravestone proves his birth and death dates.
- Age at Departure: 42
- Head of Household
- Edward Hunter and Robert Campbell letter to Brigham Young, 17 July 1850.
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Supplement after 31 December 1850, 7, 12.
- Lewis Wight reminiscence, 2-3. Trail excerpt transcribed from "Pioneer History Collection" available at Pioneer Memorial Museum [Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum], Salt Lake City, Utah. Some restrictions apply.
- Salt Lake Stake, Record of members collection, 1836-1970.
- Utah, Territorial Militia Records, 1849-1877.
- Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.