- Birth Date
- 14 November 1819
- Death Date
- 19 January 1877
He was traveling with his wife. Company roster indicates that he was a captain. His obituary confirms that he was captain of his own vessel prior to emigrating to America.
Birth date listed was found in a personal, online family history record (such as Family Tree, Ancestry, or My Heritage), without any accompanying documentation. Further research is needed to verify its accuracy.
- Age at Departure: 33
- Head of Household
- 1860 Utah Census, Box Elder County.
- "Died," Saints Herald, 15 March 1877, 95-96.
- “Joseph W. Young Company report, 1853 September 22.” In Brigham Young office emigrating companies reports 1850-1862, Reports 1853-1855. (CR 1234 5, Box 1, Folder 34)
- Joseph Young Emigrating Company journal, 1853 February-June.