- Birth Date
- 23 September 1812
- Death Date
- 22 September 1906
Benjamin James Beer
The family sailed to America in 1856 on the ship Horizon.
His wife is named Mary on Rogerson's 1914 roster.
- Age at Departure: 43
- Head of Household
- "Immigration to Utah," Deseret News, 15 October 1856, 254.
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 30 November 1856, 7, 73.
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger B, p. 258.
- Rogerson, Josiah, Sr., "Strong Men, Brave Women and Sturdy Children Crossed the Wilderness Afoot," Salt Lake Tribune, 4 January 1914.
- Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration
- Utah Death Certificates.