Elennor Pugmire (Creighton) (1837 - 1881)

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Nicknames: "Ellen"
Birthplace: Belfast, Antrim, Ireland, United Kingdom
Death: Died in Fish Haven, Bear Lake, Idaho
Managed by: Leslie Ann
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About Elennor Pugmire (Creighton)

Eleanor Creighton Pugmire (1829 - 1881) - Eleanor Creighton, daughter of John Creighton (1803 - c1850) and Sarah Jane Phillips (c1807 - c1860), was born 4 October 1829 at Belfast, County Antrim, Ireland; she died at the age of 52 on 5 October 1881 at Laketown, Rich County, Utah Territory; she is buried at Fish Haven Cemetery, Fish Haven, Bear Lake County, Idaho.

Eleanor married Joseph Hyrum Pugmire (1833 - 1906) on 5 October 1855 at Fillmore, Millard County, Utah Territory. Together they raised eleven children: Joseph Hyrum, Sara Jane, John Creighton, William Lifton, Jonathan, Justin, Elizabeth, Samuel Henry, Josephine, Allen Thomas and George Richard.

Marriage and Children

  1. Joseph Hyrum Pugmire (1833 - 1906), married 5 October 1855 at Fillmore, Millard County, Utah Territory. Their children were (please note that vital statistics are not available for all of the children of this marriage and they may not be listed in the correct order):
    1. Joseph Hyrum Pugmire, Jr. (born 1856)
    2. Sarah Jane Pugmire (18 April 1858 Cedar City, Iron, Utah Territory - 1935)
    3. John Creighton Pugmire (born 1860)
    4. William Liffon Pugmire (born 1861)
    5. Jonathan Pugmire (born 1 January 1864 Fillmore, Millard, Utah Territory)
    6. Justin Pugmire (4 October 1866 Fillmore, Millard, Utah Territory - 1953)
    7. Elizabeth "Lizzie" Pugmire (born 1 March 1869 Fillmore, Millard, Utah Territory)
    8. Allen Thomas Pugmire (born 28 July 1877)
    9. Samuel Henry Pugmire
    10. Josephine Pugmire
    11. George Richard Pugmire

Immigration

Evidence from emigration, genealogical, and LDS Perpetual Emigrating Fund (PEF) records proves she traveled to Utah in 1853. Her PEF loan was not recorded in the ledger until 1863. Eleanor was listed as Ellen aboard The Camillus, travelling from Liverpool to New Orleans 6 April 1853 - 7 June 1853.


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Elennor Pugmire's Timeline

1837
October 4, 1837
Belfast, Antrim, Ireland, United Kingdom
1855
October 5, 1855
Age 18
Cedar City, Iron County, Utah Territory, United States
1856
1856
Age 18
1858
April 18, 1858
Age 20
Cedar City, Iron, Utah
1860
1860
Age 22
1861
1861
Age 23
1864
January 1, 1864
Age 26
Fillmore, Millard, Utah
1866
October 4, 1866
Age 29
Fillmore, Millard, Utah
1869
March 1, 1869
Age 31
Fillmore, Millard, Utah, USA
1877
July 28, 1877
Age 39