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Joseph Bull

Joseph initially traveled to Utah in 1861 according to evidence from emigration and newspaper records.  Further research is needed to determine the name of the company he traveled with.

At the end of a mission, he traveled home with the Orson Pratt/Ezra T. Benson Company in 1858 as indicated in the Historian’s Office journal. 

At the end of another mission, this one to England, he traveled home with the Joseph S. Rawlins Company in 1864 according to a Deseret News Weekly article of 5 October 1864.

Companies

Company Unknown (1851)Approximate age at departure: 18
Orson Pratt/Ezra T. Benson Company (1858)Approximate age at departure: 26
Joseph S. Rawlins Company (1864)Approximate age at departure: 32

Sources

  • "Arrivals," Deseret News [Weekly], 5 Oct. 1864, 4.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • "Veteran Printer Passes from Life," Deseret Evening News, 12 Jan. 1904, 10.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 1900 Utah Census
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Historian's Office, Journal 1844-1997, 19 Jan. 1858.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Ship Passenger and Manifest Lists/Mormon Migration

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Utah Death Certificate.

  • Source Location
  • Utah State Archives and Records Service