- Birth Date
- 4 March 1854
- Death Date
- 20 January 1948
Jacob Alster Tuft
The Tuft family sailed to America in 1863 on the ship B. S. Kimball. The ship manifest shows their surname as "Toft."
Evidence from emigration, genealogical, and church (Perpetual Emigrating Fund) records proves the Toft family traveled to Utah in 1863. In some sources his surname is spelled "Toft."
- Age at Departure: 9
- Find a Grave
- Lever, W. H. History of Sanpete and Emery Counties, Utah: With Sketches of Cities, Towns, and Villages;hronology of Important Events; Records of Indian Wars; Portraits of Prominent Persons, and Biographies of Representative Citizens (Salt Lake City: Tribune Job Printing Co, 1898), 470
- Saints By Sea: Latter-day Saint Immigration to America
- Utah Death Certificate Index, 1905-1967.