Joseph Henson

3 December 1830–2 April 1912

Joseph Henson was born on 3 December 1830 to William and Ann Henson in Passenham, Northamptonshire, England. He married Charlotte Neal on 30 January 1854 in Passenham and immigrated to Utah Territory in 1862, settling in Tooele. After Charlotte’s death, he married Josephine Hall on 21 June 1894 in Tooele. Henson was a farmer. He died in Salt Lake City, Utah, on 2 April 1912.[1]

  1. [1] Joseph Henson, death certificate, 2 Apr. 1912, “Utah Death Certificates, 1904–1964,” database with images, FamilySearch,; 1851 England Census, Passenham, Northhamptonshire, England, 13; Joseph Henson and Charlotte Neale, marriage record, 30 Jan. 1854, “Northamptonshire, England Marriages, 1754–1912,” database,,; “Names of Immigrants,” Deseret News, 24 Sept. 1862, [2]; 1870 U.S. Census, Tooele, Tooele Co., Utah Territory, 172; “Charlotte Neal Henson,” Tooele City Cemetery, Tooele, Tooele Co., UT, Find a Grave, posted 1 Feb. 2000 (memorial no. 99765), accessed 10 July 2019,; Joseph Henson and Josephine Hall, 21 June 1894, “Utah Tooele County Records, 1855–1956,” database with images, FamilySearch,; 1880 U.S. Census, Tooele, Tooele Co., Utah Territory, 58D.