ca. 1804–before 1850. Son of Benjamin Eames and Julia Bacon. Lived in Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, 1827. Married Charlotte Rose, 27 June 1830, in Cuyahoga Co. Baptized into Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, by 25 Oct. 1831. Ordained a priest, 25 Oct. 1831, in Orange, Cuyahoga Co. Appointed to serve mission, 25 Jan. 1832. Purchased property in Caldwell Co., Missouri, by 1839. Moved to Van Buren Co., Iowa Territory, by 1840.