- Birth Date
- 11 May 1831
- Death Date
- 15 September 1912
Joseph Penn Barton
Company records indicate that Joseph was traveling with three children. It was likely a mistake. He was traveling with his widowed mother and his two siblings. So he was one of those three children and his mother should have been recorded as the head of household.
- Age at Departure: 21
- "14th Company," Deseret News [Weekly], 18 Sep. 1852, 2.
- 1850 Illinois Census.
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Supplement after 31 December 1852, 91.
- 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 Key to Migration Sources, Great Britain and North America: A Manual for Students Attending the Second Annual Priesthood Genealogical Research Seminar, June 19-23, 1967 (Provo: Brigham Young University Division of Continuing Education, 1967), edited by Norman Edgar Wright.