- Birth Date
- 6 November 1820
- Death Date
- 20 October 1901
John Wesley Norton
John Wesley Norton was part of the 12th Company of Ten led by Norton Jacobs. John was a hunter for the "Pioneer" company of 1847 but soon returned to Council Bluffs for his family. He then accompanied them across the plains in 1848.
- Age at Departure: 26
- Age at Departure: 27
- Head of Household
- 1850 Utah Census, Salt Lake County.
- Charles A. Harper diary, 1847 April-August.
- Find a Grave (Website)
- Heber C. Kimball journal in Heber C. Kimball papers, 1837-1866.
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 11 August 1847, 3.
- Lewis Barney autobiography and diary, 1878-1883.
- Norton Jacob reminiscence and journal, 1844 May-1852 January, 47-85.
- Thomas Bullock journals, 1843-1849, Journal, 1847 April-June.
- William Clayton diaries, 1846-1853, Folder contents: (2) Volume 2, 1847.