Henry Criddle (1814 - 1866)

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Birthplace: Fiehead, Trull, Somerset, England
Death: Died in Dakota Territory, USA
Cause of death: pneumonia
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About Henry Criddle

Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel 1847–1868 Joseph S. Rawlins Company (1866)

Approximate age at departure: 52

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Birth: Mar. 14, 1814 Trull Somerset, England

Death: Sep. 16, 1866

Born in Fiehead, Trull, Somerset, England.

Married Mary Ann Bull, 22 Jun 1837, West Buckland, Somerset. England. After their marriage, they settled in Taunton, England, Two of their children left for America in 1862. Henry, his wife, and five children left for America in 1866. After a difficult voyage and journey on the plains, Henry took a chill when he and the other men were forced to hang onto the wagons while crossing an extremely cold river. He developed pneumonia and died in Pacific Springs, Dakota Territory. He was buried 17 Sep 1866 alongside the trail in Antelope Springs, Albany, Wyoming. Mary Ann brought the rest of her family to the Valley where eventually all of them were joined together.


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Spouse:
  • Mary Ann Bull Criddle (1813 - 1894)*
Children:
  • Charlotte Criddle Gull (1847 - 1922)*
  • Selina Criddle Adams (1850 - 1924)*

Burial: Unknown

Created by: Christine Jones Record added: Jan 25, 2010 Find A Grave Memorial# 47132465

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Henry Criddle's Timeline

1814
March 14, 1814
Trull, Somerset, England
1854
July 22, 1854
Age 40
Taunton, Somerset, England
1866
September 16, 1866
Age 52
Dakota Territory, USA
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Albany, Wyoming, USA