Historical records matching Joseph Tickle Ellis
About Joseph Tickle Ellis
Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel 1847–1868 Unknown Companies (1847-1868)
Age at departure: 24
Approximate age at departure: 27
When Brigham Young learned on October 4, 1856, that more than a thousand people in two handcart and two wagon companies would be arriving very late in the season, he began a rescue effort to help bring them to Salt Lake City. It involved hundreds of men, teams, and wagons. There is no single record of who went out on this rescue effort so the names of the men who participated in this act of charity comes from various sources.
Birth: Oct. 20, 1829 Lancashire, England
Death: Sep. 26, 1898 Spring City Sanpete County Utah, USA
He has served as postmaster, Justice of Peace, member of the city council, city assessor and collector and city attorney. Worked four years on the Manti Temple as superintendent of carpenters. Performed a mission to Great Britain. Was senior president of the Eightieth Quorum of Seventies for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
- Caroline Sarah Ellis Roylance (1864 - 1919)*
- James Ellis (1874 - 1926)*
- Oliva Ellis Nunley Mickelson Puzey (1880 - 1943)*
Burial: Spring City Cemetery Spring City Sanpete County Utah, USA
Created by: Steve Record added: Nov 05, 2007 Find A Grave Memorial# 22665611