- Birth Date
- 27 October 1798
- Death Date
- 26 August 1870
Captain of Third Ten.
Death date is confirmed by his burial record and Find a Grave website.
William and his family traveled overseas on the ship "Sailor Prince" arriving in New Orleans 28 April 1848.
- Age at Departure: 53
- Head of Household
- 1850 Iowa Census, Pottawattamie County.
- 1860 Utah Census, Salt Lake County.
- "Died," Deseret Evening News, 26 August 1870.
- "Died," Deseret News [Weekly], 31 August 1870, 356.
- Find a Grave (Website)
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Supplement after 31 December 1852, 81.
- Page, Samuel [Daniel], [Journal], in "Church Emigration Book."
- Presiding Bishopric. Immigrant Location Committee Minutes, (20 September - 13 October 1852).
- "Registry of Names of Persons Residing in the Various Wards as to Bishops' Reports, Great Salt Lake City, Dec. 28th, A.D. 1852." In Wright, Norman Edgar, ed., Key to Migration Sources Great Britain and North America.
- Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.