Joseph Samuel Whitehead
|Birthplace:||Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, USA|
|Death:||Died in Anabelle, Sevier, Utah, USA|
|Place of Burial:||Payson, Utah, Utah, USA|
|Managed by:||Eldon Clark (C)|
Historical records matching Joseph Samuel Whitehead
About Joseph Samuel Whitehead
Departure: 7 June 1852 Arrival: 2, 11-12, 27 September 1852
(son of William Whitehead and Jane Hardman). Born April 1, 1845, Nauvoo, Illinois. Came to Utah 1852, Thomas Howell company.
Married: Delia Presendia Curtis July 24, 1869, Payson, Utah (daughter of Joseph Curtis and Sarah Reed of same place, pioneers October 12, 1848), who was born December 9, 1849.
Presendia Adelma born April 23, 1870, married i. Allan Taylor; Joseph William born March 14, 1872, married Alzina Stewart; James Franklin born March 3, 1874, died May 11, 1876; John Alma born February 4, 1876, died February 9, 1878; Sarah Jane born March 2, 1878, married James M. Rigby; George Eli born March 21, 1881, married Bertha Anderson; Alice Zobedia born June 15, 1883, married R. H. Barney; Emma Sophia born October 26, 1886, married David S. Sanderson; Frederick Adolphus born August 17, 1889; Mary Ethel born September 27, 1892; Orie T. Fillison born June 3, 1895.
Family resided Burrville and Annabella, Utah.
High Priest; bishop of Burrville ward four years; counselor to Bishop Cloward of Burrville ward ten years. Veteran Black Hawk war. Assisted in bringing immigrants to Utah 1864. Settled in Grass Valley 1878. Farmer and stockraiser. Sources:
Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah photographs, page 356 Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, page 1243