About Joseph Rooker
"...Rooker, Joseph – (11th Ten) Born Jan. 22, 1818. After the trek west, he was appointed in Salt Lake Valley to be one of a committee to take teams to meet the oncoming companies, relieve them of their burdens and assist them to reach their destinations. He later resided at Black Rock, Salt Lake Co., and was a member of the 9th Quorum of Seventy. About 1857 he left Utah and went to southern California. He died about 1895 in Oceanside, Calif..."