- Birth Date
- 19 April 1826
- Death Date
- 6 January 1918
Son of Daniel N. and Patience Perkins Taft Drake. He was re-baptized at Salt Lake on 10 February 1848. His birth and death dates are confirmed by is death certificate.
- Age at Departure: 21
- Head of Household
- Biographical Record of Salt Lake City and Vicinity (Chicago: National Historical Record Company, 1902), 115.
- Frank Esshom, Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah (Salt Lake City: Utah Pioneers Book Publishing Company, 1913), 847.
- Horace Drake, Biographical sketches, 1891-2013.
- "Horace Drake, Pioneer of 1847, Died at Home in Centerville Last Sunday," Davis County Clipper , 11 Jan. 1918, 1.
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 21 June 1847, 16.
- "Pioneer of 1847 Is Dead At Centerville," Salt Lake Herald, 8 Jan. 1918, 5.
- "Pioneers of '47 Meet for Their Annual Celebration," Salt Lake Telegram, 24 July 1914, 31.
- Salt Lake City Property Index.
- Utah Cemetery Inventory
- Utah Death Certificates.