Catherine McReavy

6 October 1836–11 July 1911 (Age 74)
Cockermouth, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Catherine

When Catherine McReavy was born on 6 October 1836, in Cockermouth, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom, her father, Cornelius "Neil" McReavy, was 44 and her mother, Margaret "Fannie" Roberts, was 18. She married John Frazier on 17 April 1865, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Cumberland, England, United Kingdom in 1851. She died on 11 July 1911, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Frazier
Catherine McReavy
Marriage: 17 April 1865
Margaret Frazier
Cornilius W Frazier
about 1876–
Isabell Frazier
Sarah Ellen Frazier

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 April 1865Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 10
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 12
    Find A Grave website photo indicates establishment of the cemetery in 1848. Located at the NE corner of 4th Avenue and N Street. Salt Lake City Cemetery is in The Avenues neighborhood of Salt Lake City, Utah. Approximately 120,000 persons are buried in the cemetery. Many religious leaders and politicians, particularly many leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) lie in the cemetery. It encompasses over 250 acres and contains 9 1?2 miles of roads. It is the largest city-operated cemetery in the United States. The first burial occurred on September 27, 1847, when George Wallace buried his child, Mary Wallace. The burial was two months after the Mormon pioneers had settled the Salt Lake Valley. In 1849, George Wallace, Daniel Wells, and Joseph Heywood surveyed 20 acres at the same site for the area's burial grounds. In 1851, Salt Lake City was incorporated and the 20 acres officially became the Salt Lake City Cemetery with George Wallace as its first sexton.
    Age 27
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    Irish: see McAreavey .

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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    Story Highlight

    History of Cornelius McReavy and his family

    Retold by Edna Garner McReavy >> Cornelius is the Uncle of our Great-grandfather Winfield Scott Wood<< Cornelius McCreavy was born 26 November 1845 on Coldcoats Street, in Holy Trinity Parish, Carli …

    Sources (17)

    • Catherine Mccreavy in household of Neil Mccreavy, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • Catherine Mccreevy in entry for Margaret Wright, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Cathrina Frazer, "United States Census, 1880"

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