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Joseph Tate

5 January 1862–15 June 1928

Joseph Seetree Tate was born to John Tate and Anna Seetree in Lake Point, Utah Territory, on 5 January 1862. On 15 January 1885, he married Mathilda Helene Nelson in Tooele, Utah Territory. Tate worked for Zion’s Cooperative Mercantile Institution for twenty-one years. He died on 15 June 1928 in Salt Lake City, Utah, and was buried in Tooele.[1]

  1. [1] “Joseph Seetree Tate,” FamilySearch (Person ID: K2H5-MC2), accessed 16 Apr. 2020,; “Joseph S. Tate,” Salt Lake Telegram, 16 Jun. 1928, 4; “Joseph S. Tate,” Salt Lake Tribune, 16 Jun. 1928, 15; “Local News Notes,” Transcript-Bulletin, 22 Jun. 1928, [3].