- Birth Date
- 26 February 1834
- Death Date
- 1 August 1855
William was 18 when he and his 14 year old brother, George, traveled to the Utah valley. They were two of 9 children born to Israel and Sarah Stoddard. Most of the family traveled to Nauvoo together, but four of the children and both of their parents died before 1846. William died young and unmarried in 1855 in Bountiful, Utah.
- Age at Departure: 18
- Head of Household
- "18th Company," Deseret News [Weekly], 18 Sep. 1852, 2.
- 18th Company of 50 report, 1852 July 11, Brigham Young office emigrating companies reports, 1850-1862.
- Find a Grave (Website)
- James Chauncy Snow Emigrating Company journal, 1852 July-October.
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Supplement after 31 December 1852, 116.