- Birth Date
- 7 May 1822
- Death Date
- 20 March 1914
Horace traveled to the Salt Lake Valley in the Brigham Young Pioneer Company in 1847 and was part of the 8th Company of Ten led by Seth Taft. According to Rockwood's journal, he was a member of the 20th Quorum of Seventies. His birth date and death date are confirmed by his death certificate.
- Age at Departure: 24
- Age at Departure: 28
- Find a Grave (Website)
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Supplement after 31 December 1850, 5.
- Kimball, Heber C., Journal, in Papers 1837-1866.
- "Member of First Band of Pioneers Called by Death," Deseret Evening News , 23 Mar. 1914, 12.
- Rockwood, Albert Perry, Diary, 1847 April-July.
- Thornton, Horace, Reminiscences, in Utah Semi-Centennial Commission, The book of the pioneers [ca. 1897].
- Utah Death Certificates.