Catharine Creer

21 June 1833–22 November 1896 (Age 63)
Douglas, Isle of Man

The Life Summary of Catharine

When Catharine Creer was born on 21 June 1833, in Douglas, Isle of Man, her father, John Creer, was 26 and her mother, Elizabeth King, was 26. She married Thomas Tarbet on 18 February 1855, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Braddan, Isle of Man for about 10 years and Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States in 1870. She died on 22 November 1896, in Draper, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Draper, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Sanders
Catharine Creer
Marriage: 30 December 1865
John Albert Sanders
Katherine May Sanders
Clara Sanders

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 December 1865Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 3
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    Age 13
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 30
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish: variant spelling of Crear .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Sources (21)

    • Catharine Creer in household of Elizabeth Creer, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • Cathrine Crear in household of John Crear, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Catherine Saunders in household of Thomas Saunders, "United States Census, 1870"

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