- Birth Date
- 14 January 1800
- Death Date
- 20 November 1891
- Age at Departure: 55
- Head of Household
- Bowen, Barbara Gowans, History of the Life of Barbara Gowans Bowen, 1-2. (Trail excerpt transcribed from "Pioneer History Collection" available at Pioneer Memorial Museum [Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum], Salt Lake City, Utah. Some restrictions apply.)
- Daughters of Utah Pioneers. History of Utah's Tooele County: From the Edge of the Great Basin Frontier (Tooele, UT: Transcript Bulletin Publishing, Inc., 2012).
- Gowens, Andrew, Autobiographical sketch, Tooele Stake, High Priest Quorum Genealogical Records, early-1925, reel 7018, 25, in Record of Members Collection 1836-1970.
- "Names of Passengers," Deseret News, 17 October 1855, 5.
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger A, p. 175.
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger B, p. 126.