Ann W Welch

18 December 1826–3 February 1904 (Age 77)
Derbyshire, England

The Life Summary of Ann W

When Ann W Welch was born on 18 December 1826, in Derbyshire, England, her father, Nicholas II Welch, was 31 and her mother, Elizabeth Briggs, was 26. She married Robert Crookston, Sr. on 20 June 1847, in Winter Quarters, Douglas, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 10 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Savannah, Andrew, Missouri, United States in 1850 and Moroni, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1860. In 1880, at the age of 54, her occupation is listed as keep house in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. She died on 3 February 1904, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Logan Cemetery, Logan, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Crookston, Sr.
Ann W Welch
Marriage: 20 June 1847
Caroline Holland
George Crookston
William Crookston
John Crookston Sr.
James Crookston
Robert Welch Crookston Jr.
Nicholas Welch Crookston
Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Crookston
David J Crookston
Daniel Crookston
Mary Ann Crookston
Ezra Crookston

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 June 1847Winter Quarters, Douglas, Nebraska, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1829 · Missouri State Library
    Age 3
    The first Missouri State Library was established by law on January 22, 1829. This law was created due to the large amount of public documents which had been collected in the office of Missouri's secretary of state. The library included documentation of the actions of the Missouri senate and house. The documents were cataloged and made available to the public. The public had access to any of the books in the library from sunup to sundown on any day except Sunday.
    Age 4
    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
    Age 21
    Earliest grave seen in memorial list

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Welsh or Walsh , an ethnic name for someone of Welsh origin. This is the usual form of the surname in England; the usual form in Ireland is Walsh and in Scotland Welsh .German: variant of Welk .Americanized form of German Welsch .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Life Sketch of Nicholas (II) and Elizabeth Briggs Welch

    Transcribed from the Hatch book by Marjorie Eddy and Kathleen Savage Judd. From “A History of Ann Welch Crookston” by Mary Ann Crookston Farmer, “Welch Family History” by Eleanor Welch Schow, and “E …

    Sources (39)

    • Ann Welch Crookston, "Utah, County Birth and Death Records,1892-1951"
    • Ann Crookston in household of Robert Crookston, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Welch in entry for John Crookston, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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