David Crowther

21 February 1846–8 September 1918 (Age 72)
Soyland, Yorkshire, England

The Life Summary of David

David Crowther was born on 21 February 1846, in Soyland, Yorkshire, England. He married Annie Louisa Josephine Holtgren on 16 November 1869, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Pendleton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1861. He died on 8 September 1918, in Harrisville, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Crowther
1846–1918
Annie Louisa Josephine Holtgren
1847–1923
Marriage: 16 November 1869
Annie Josephine Crowther
1871–1944
David Eli Crowther
1871–1871
Alice Charlotte Crowther
1873–1955
Clara Malinda Crowther
1875–1946
Rose Crowther
1877–1877
Walter Herbert Crowther
1879–1950
Adelia Emma Crowther
1882–1964
Albert Lawrence Crowther
1885–1960
Mae Eveline Crowther
1887–1972
Ethel Delora Crowther
1892–1963
William Leslie Crowther
1894–1969

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 November 1869Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1850 · Industrial Revolution in Lancashire
    Age 4
    When the Industrial Revolution hit Lancashire, cotton mills started spring up everywhere. This helped the cotton industry to start booming even moreso in Lancashire.
    1863
    Age 17
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1865
    Age 19
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    English (mainly Yorkshire): variant of Crowder 1.Scottish: possibly a variant of McGrouther, from Gaelic Mac Grùdair ‘son of (the) brewer’, from grùdair ‘brewer’.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Crowder
    Crowthers

    Story Highlight

    A Life Sketch of David Crowther

    David W. Crother, a son of Eli Crowther and Hannah Howe, was born February 21, 1846 in Yorkshire, England. He was baptized a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints by James Jardine, …

    Sources (24)

    • David Crowther in entry for Alice Taylor, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • David Crowther in household of James Jardine, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
    • David Crowther in entry for James L Kelly and Ethel Williams, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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