John Crosthwaite Graham Sr.

23 July 1839–18 March 1906 (Age 66)
Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of John Crosthwaite

When John Crosthwaite Graham Sr. was born on 23 July 1839, in Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Crosthwaite Graham, was 22 and his mother, Elizabeth Leyland, was 22. He married Eliza Morris on 25 April 1862. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Blackburn, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1851 and Ward 1 Provo, Provo, Utah, Utah, United States in 1900. He died on 18 March 1906, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Provo City Cemetery, Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Crosthwaite Graham Sr.
1839–1906
Mary Anna Peck
1850–1928
Marriage: 28 December 1868
Mary Elizabeth Graham
1869–1881
Edith Graham
1871–1871
Susan Graham
1872–1873
Sarah Elms Graham
1873–1962
Martin Horton Graham
1875–1934
Zina Graham
1877–1878
John William Graham
1878–1879
Maud Graham
1879–1976
Leyland Graham
1880–1963
Mabel Graham
1882–1882
Nellie Graham
1884–1885
John Milton Graham
1886–1886
Wilford Woodruff Graham
1888–1888
Ernest Victor Graham
1890–1890
Walter P Graham
1891–1891
Earl Graham
1893–1973

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 December 1868Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

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    World Events (8)

    1843
    Age 4
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1854 · St. George's Hall
    Age 15
    In 1854, St. George's Hall was completed. The site that it sits on is were the Liverpool Infirmary was previously located. The hall was built for entertainment.
    1859 · Lancashire Rifle Volunteers
    Age 20
    The Lancashire Rifle Volunteers started in the eighteenth century. Those that fought in the militia were selected by ballot. They were formed because of threat due to the Revolutionary War and the Napoleonic War.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish: habitational name from Grantham in Lincolnshire, recorded in Domesday Book as Graham (as well as Grantham, Grandham, and Granham). See also Grantham .Irish (especially Ulster): in Ireland Graham is generally the Scottish name, but it has additionally been adopted as an Anglicized form of both Ó Creacháin (see Crehan ) and Ó Gormghaile (see Gormley ).History: The surname Graham was taken to Scotland at the beginning of the 12th century by the Norman baron William de Graham, holder of the manor of Grantham in Lincolnshire, from whom many if not all modern bearers are probably descended. The chief of Clan Graham is the Duke of Montrose.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Greim
    Grahm
    Grantham
    Grahame

    Story Highlight

    Biography by Carl Nielson

    John Croshwaite Graham was born in Liverpool, England on July 23, 1839 to William Croshwaite Graham and Elizabeth Leyland Graham. He was baptized into the LDS church in 1847. He married Eliza Morri …

    Sources (90)

    • J C Graham in entry for Rulans William Graham, "Utah, County Birth and Death Records,1892-1951"
    • John Graham in household of Elizabeth Graham, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
    • John C in entry for Martin Horton Graham and Olive Branch Millburn, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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