Monthly Archives: March 2011

Histories and Biographies Now Posted.

During a recent gathering of the legacy officers of this organization, (Jim, John & Carolyn, and Joe Toronto who’ve been in place since the 1980’s) it was agreed to try to re-energize the organization, establish a website and start posting … Continue reading

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Rome, Italy Temple Groundbreaking

The groundbreaking ceremony for the Rome, Italy Temple was held on October 23, 2010. President Thomas S. Monson presided over the groundbreaking ceremony here for the Rome Italy Temple, imparted words of direction and love before offering a prayer of … Continue reading

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Giuseppe Efisio Taranto

What follows here is the Biography of Giuseppe Efisio Taranto commonly known as Joseph Toronto. He was an Italian sailor who ran a small business in Boston harbor selling supplies to ships. It was here that he met the Mormon … Continue reading

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Website Header Photo

Your webmaster is seeking input and candidates for great header photos for this website. Since I’m a sucker for sunsets, I’m proposing one of these below. The first three are a Mediterranean sunset taken on Dec. 18, 2010 from a … Continue reading

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Welcome

Welcome to the new website of the Joseph Toronto Foundation. Check back here for news and updates to family histories and geneology. As always, when you visit, please leave comments and feedback. Usually your comments are the only reward bloggers … Continue reading

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