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Johnson, Joel H. (Joel Hills)


Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

The ghost town of Hillsdale

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230313568]
Identifier: MSS SC 1624
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a typed history of Hillsdale, Utah and of the Johnson and Wilson families who founded it.

Dates: 1969

Joel H. Johnson autobiography

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230325422]
Identifier: MSS SC 2634
Scope and Contents

Typewitten autobiography. Johnson was born at Grafton, Massachusetts, and converted to the Mormon Church. He lived with the Mormons in Ohio, Illinois, and Utah. He helped organize "Zion's Camp" and settled in serveral places in Utah.

Dates: approximately 1880

Seth Johnson family history

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230320134]
Identifier: MSS SC 2209
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and typewritten biographies, diaries, newspaper clippings, and family genealogical records. Included are biographies of Benjamin F. Johnson (1818-1905), Joel Hill Johnson (1802-1882), and Seth Johnson (1839-1927). The Johnson family joined the Mormon Church in the 1830s, lived in Nauvoo, Illinois, and later migrated to Utah where they settled in various communities.

Dates: 1860-1947

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Immigration and American Expansion 2
Latter Day Saints -- Utah -- History 2
Pioneers 2
Autobiographies 1
Biographies 1