Charles Roscoe Savage

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Charles Roscoe Savage

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Southampton, Hampshire, England
Death: Died in Salt Lake City, UT
Place of Burial: Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of John Savage and Ann Savage
Husband of Annie Adkins Savage; Mary Emma Savage; Ellen (Fenn) Savage and Annie SC Savage
Father of Charles Stenhouse Savage; Roscoe Eddington Savage; Ralph Graham Savage; Annie Amelia Savage; George Lewis Savage and 8 others

Occupation: Famous photograher- see in Wikipedia
Managed by: Private User
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About Charles Roscoe Savage

Wikipedia Biographical Summary:

"...Charles Roscoe Savage (August 16, 1832 – February 4, 1909) was a British-born landscape and portrait photographer who produced images of the American West. He is best known for his 1869 photographs of the linking of the first transcontinental railroad..."

"...Savage was born in Southampton, England, on August 16, 1832. At age 14, he joined The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints..."

"...Many of Savage's photographs were reproduced in Harper's Weekly newspaper, which created a national reputation for the firm..."

"...Most of Savage's archived photographs, produced by several different early photographic methods, were lost in 1883 in a disastrous studio fire..."

SOURCE: Wikipedia contributors, 'Charles Roscoe Savage', Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, 14 November 2010, 12:25 UTC, <http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Charles_Roscoe_Savage&oldid=396690972> [accessed 22 January 2011]

Resources:

http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=ldshistorical&id=I15290

http://www.lib.byu.edu/dlib/savage/

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Charles Roscoe Savage's Timeline

1832
August 16, 1832
Southampton, Hampshire, England
1848
May 21, 1848
Age 15
1855
1855
- 1856
Age 22
1856
June 24, 1856
Age 23
Brooklyn, Long Island, New York, USA
1857
July 16, 1857
Age 24
Williamsburg, NY
1858
June 19, 1858
Age 25
New York City, NY
1860
April 13, 1860
Age 27
Council Bluffs, Iowa
December 1, 1860
Age 28
December 1, 1860
Age 28
1862
March 21, 1862
Age 29
SLC, UT