- Birth Date
- 15 July 1825
- Death Date
- 8 July 1895
Meltiar's first trip to the Valley was coming east from California with a group of other discharged Battalion members. He continued on to Winter Quarters and crossed the plains again with his family in 1849.
- Age at Departure: 22
- Age at Departure: 23
- Head of Household
- 1850 Utah Census, Davis County.
- [Bigler, Henry W.], Henele Pikale, "Recollections of the Past," Juvenile Instructor 21, no. 23 (1 Dec. 1886): 365-66.
- Find a Grave (Website)
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Supplement after 31 December 1849, 4.
- Ricketts, Norma Baldwin, The Mormon Battalion: U.S. Army of the West, 1846-1848 , , 222-23.
- Ricketts, Norma Baldwin. The Mormon Battalion: U.S. Army of the West, 1846-1848, Logan, Utah: Utah State University Press, 1996, 23.
- Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.