Joseph Albert Stratton

11 Sep 1821 - 28 Oct 1850
Joseph Albert Stratton (1821-1850) was born 11 Sep. 1821 in Bedford Co., Tennessee. He was the son of Calvin Stratton and Gabrela. He married Mary Ann Covington Sheffield on 17 Dec. 1846. He was baptized about 14 Feb. 1840. He was a missionary with Wilford Woodruff in England in 1845. He died 30 Oct. 1850 in Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory, and Wilford Woodruff spoke at his funeral.

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