- Birth Date
- 24 March 1842
- Death Date
- 26 April 1923
Joshua Josiah Mecham
He crossed the plains with his family. Joshua later married Donna Maria Mecham. It appears they had no children. He is buried in the Provo City Cemetery.
Birth date and death date listed were 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: 10
- “18th Company of 50 Report, 1852 July 11.” In Brigham Young Office emigrating companies reports 1850-1862, Reports 1850-1852. (CR 1234 5. Box 1, Folder 21)
- Find a Grave (Website)
- James Chauncy Snow Emigrating Company journal, 1852 July-October.
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Supplement after 31 December 1852, 115.
- "Native of Iowa Dies at Home in Pleasant View," Deseret Evening News , 27 Apr. 1923, 5.