- Birth Date
- 26 February 1788
- Death Date
- 10 April 1884
- Age at Departure: 57
- 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.
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger B, p. 126.