WASHINGTON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY (Washington County, Utah)
JOSEPH MILTON "MITT" MOODY
(hunter, forest ranger)
BIOGRAPHYJoseph Milton "Mitt" Moody was born July 15, 1870 in St. George, Utah.
Moody worked as a freighter.
He also worked as a forest ranger and hunter. While so employed, he tracked down and killed a grizzly bear that had roamed Pine Valley Mountain killing livestock for 30 years.
Jane passed away on 1/28/1942 and was buried in Plot B_1_20_5 of the St. George City Cemetery.
Mitt passed away on July 9, 1963 and was buried in Plot B_1_20_6 of the St. George City Cemetery.
Left to right: Milton Everett, Joseph Milton "Mitt", Rachel, Helen, Schuyler Monroe, and Jane Everett Moody
REFERENCESSOUTHERN UTAH MEMORIES: Grizzly bear that killed 200-300 head of cattle is killed in 1909 by Forest Service ranger
by Loren R. Webb, November 8, 2013
Find-A-Grave entry for Joseph Milton Moody
Find-A-Grave entry for Jane Everett Moody