- Birth Date
- 1 February 1806
- Death Date
- 6 March 1894
Joseph traveled with his wife, Ann, and their children. His birth date and death date are confirmed by the inscriptions on his gravestone.
- Age at Departure: 46
- Head of Household
- "15th Company," Deseret News [Weekly], 18 September 1852, 2.
- "15th Company of 50 report, 1852 June 23" In Brigham Young office emigrating companies reports 1850-1862, Reports 1850-1852. (MS 1234 5, Box 1, Fd. 18)
- 1850 Iowa Census, Pottawattamie County.
- 1860 Utah Census.
- 1870 Utah Census.
- Daughters of Utah Pioneers. History of Utah's Tooele County: From the Edge of the Great Basin Frontier (Tooele, UT: Transcript Bulletin Publishing, Inc., 2012).
- Find a Grave (Website)
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Supplement after 31 December 1852, 98.
- Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register.
- Presiding Bishopric. Immigrant Location Committee Minutes, (20 September - 13 October 1852).
- Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.