- Birth Date
- 10 March 1819
- Death Date
- 19 May 1883
James Willard Cummings
His travel to Utah is mentioned in his wife's obituary.
- Age at Departure: 32
- Company Captain
- Head of Household
- 1850 Iowa Census, Pottawattamie County.
- Alfred Cordon Emigrating Company journal, 1851 June-September.
- Burt, John Davidson, Autobiographical sketch, 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.
- John D. T. McAllister journals, 1851-1906, Reminiscences, 1851-1853, 6-7.
- Johnson, George Washington, Autobiography, 6-7.
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Supplement after 31 December 1851, 2.
- Levi Hammon Emigrating Company journal, 1851 June-September.
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger A, p. 49.
- "Pioneer Woman Expires," Salt Lake Herald , 13 Oct. 1905, 5.
- Utah, Territorial Militia Records, 1849-1877.