- Birth Date
- 27 January 1840
- Death Date
- 11 April 1911
Came on the ship, Swanton in 1843 from the Isle of Man with his father, Thomas and mother, Eleanor and sister Catherine. Their surname is spelled "Turbot" on the ship manifest upon their departure from England but "Tirbot" upon their arrival at New Orleans. John was re-baptized at Salt Lake City on 26 November 1853.
- Age at Departure: 7
- 1850 Utah Census.
- 1880 Utah Census.
- England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975
- Isle of Man, Births and Baptisms, 1607-1910.
- "John Tarbet Died Tuesday," The Journal, 13 April 1911, p. 1.
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 21 June 1847, 21.
- Saints By Sea: Latter-day Saint Immigration to America
- Salt Lake Stake, Record of members collection, 1836-1970.
- Seventh Ward, Record of members collection, 1836-1970.