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John David McIntosh

24 December 1857–18 June 1898

John David McIntosh was born on 24 December 1857 in West Jordan, Utah Territory. He married Thirsa E. Nay on 24 December 1880. He moved to St. John, Utah Territory, in October 1881. He was manager of the Mercur Meat and Produce Company and president of the co-op store in St. John. McIntosh served as a missionary in the Southern States Mission from 1896 to 1897. He died in Tooele, Utah, on 18 June 1898.[1]

  1. [1] Tooele Stake History: 1846–1900 (Tooele Utah Stake Presidency, [1977]), 199; “Thirsa E. McIntosh,” Transcript-Bulletin (Tooele, UT), 12 Feb. 1932, 1; “Death of a Mercur Man,” Salt Lake Herald, 19 June 1898, 7; “John David McIntosh,” Saint John Cemetery, Rush Valley, Tooele County, Utah, USA, Find a Grave, posted 23 Aug. 2006 (memorial no. 15478482), accessed 25 Feb. 2020,; “John David McIntosh,” FamilySearch (Person ID: KWZN-5CN), accessed 30 Oct. 2020,