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William Woodhead

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Gowdle, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
Death: Died in Paradise, Utah Territory, United States
Immediate Family:

Husband of Charlotte Elizabeth Woodhead
Father of Sarah Ann Berrett; Richard Spencely Woodhead; Grace Elizabeth Woodhead; Charlotte Elizabeth Lofthouse; Richard Spencley Woodhead and 1 other

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About William Woodhead

Biographical Summary:

William Woodhead (son of Richard Woodhead and Grace Wheater of Gowdle, Yorkshire, England). Born May 19, 1805, at Gowdle. Came to Utah October, 1855, Milo Andrus company.

Married: Charlotte Spencely 1819, Grimsby, Lincoln, England. (daughter of Thomas Spencely and Ann Wright of Grimsby), who was born June 13, 1803.

Their children:

  1. Grace born July 1830, died infant;
  2. George Thomas born 1831, married Caroline Lane;
  3. Richard born 1833, died 1834;
  4. Sarah Ann born 1835, married Robert G. Berrett;
  5. Charlotte E. born October 19, 1837, married James Lofthouse;
  6. Richard Spencely born 1840, died 1844.

Family home Paradise, Utah.

High Priest. Farmer. Died December 10, 1885.

SOURCE: Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, page 1260

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William Woodhead's Timeline

1805
April 19, 1805
Gowdle, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
1830
July 14, 1830
Age 25
Grimsby, North East Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
1831
July 3, 1831
Age 26
1833
1833
Age 27
Grimsby, North East Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
1835
August 1, 1835
Age 30
Great Grimsby, Yorkshire, , England
1837
October 19, 1837
Age 32
Grimsby, North East Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
1840
February 27, 1840
Age 34
Grimsby, North East Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
1885
December 10, 1885
Age 80
Paradise, Utah Territory, United States
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