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Tolton, John F. (John Franklin), 1861-1950



  • Existence: 1861 - 1950

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

From the halls of memory

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230305507]
Identifier: MSS SC 798
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of typescript. Author discusses his family's British roots; their acceptance of Mormonism while living in Birmingham, England, and their immigration to the United States. Tolton also describes his experiences during the Black Hawk War (Utah) and frontier life in Utah. His account goes into great detail about his involvement in territorial and state politics, his business ventures, family life, and his mission to Great Britain for the Mormon Church.

Dates: 1931

John F. Tolton autobiography, diaries, and histories

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230347228]
Identifier: MSS 409

Includes typewritten copies of an autobiography, diary, and a history of Beaver, Utah.

Dates: 1884-1931

Additional filters:

Cedar City (Utah) -- History 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 1
Circleville (Utah) -- History 1
Diaries 1
Education -- Utah -- History -- Sources 1