- Birth Date
- About 1794
- Death Date
He came with his son. The Deseret News reports the death of John. He possibly died before journey started.
- Age at Departure: 58
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Supplement after 31 December 1852, 139.
- "List of Deaths and Births," Deseret News [Weekly], 4 Sep. 1852, 3.
- "List of Persons Sent from Great Britain by the Perpetual Emigrating Fund Co., in the Months of January and February 1852, by Franklin D. Richards Agent at Liverpool," Deseret News, 21 August 1852, 3.