Tolton, John F. (John Franklin), 1861-1950
- Existence: 1861-1950
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
File — Folder: 1
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.
Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 409
Abstract Includes typewritten copies of an autobiography, diary, and a history of Beaver, Utah.