- Birth Date
- 25 July 1818
- Death Date
- After 1870
- The Livingston family sailed to America in 1852 on the ship Kennebec.William was rebaptized in Salt Lake City on 9 October 1852. This record confirms his birth date and place of birth--Edinburgh, Scotland.His family was living in the Salt Lake City 7th Ward at the time of the 1856 Utah census
- Age at Departure: 33
- Head of Household
- 1856 Utah Census.
- 1860 California Census, Butte County.
- 1870 California Census, Butte County.
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Supplement after 31 December 1852, 138.
- "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.
- Saints By Sea: Latter-day Saint Immigration to America
- Salt Lake Stake, Record of members collection, 1836-1970.
- Utah, FamilySearch, Early Church Information File, 1830-1900