- Birth Date
- 14 May 1828
- Death Date
- 20 August 1901
James emigrated from Scotland in 1851. He sailed on the Ellen, and arrived in New Orleans on 14 March 1851. He then came across the plains with the Cummings Company.
1851 - Captain of Ten and wheelwright
1863 - Returning to Utah
Some sources spell the surname as "Lowe."
- Age at Departure: 23
- Age at Departure: 35
- A. H. Patterson Emigrating Company, Journal, 1863 June-Sept.
- Alfred Cordon Emigrating Company journal, 1851 June-September.
- Find a Grave (Website)
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 4 September 1863, 3.
- 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.
- "Mayjor [Major] Low Dead," Deseret Evening News , 21 Aug. 1901, 2.
- Saints By Sea: Latter-day Saint Immigration to America
- Stout, Allen Joseph, Reminiscences and journal, 1845-1889, 35-38.
- Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.