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Elizabeth Creager Shupe
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Birth: Jan. 2, 1820
Wythe County
Virginia, USA
Death: Mar. 20, 1900
Weber County
Utah, USA

Daughter of Michael Crigger and Mary (Polly) Depriest

Married Andrew Jackson Shupe, 12 Oct 1837, Wythe County, Virginia

Children - Andrew Jackson Shupe, Peter Riley Shupe, Brigham Kendrick Shupe, Emma Elizabeth Shupe, James Michael Shupe, Rosanna Minerva Shupe, Mary Elizabeth Shupe, Isaac Shupe, Louisa Maria Shupe, John Whetstein Shupe, David Kendrick Shupe, Sarah Jane Shupe, Darthula Catherine Shupe

Elizabeth Creager Shupe was left to live in a covered wagon with four small children, Darthula, John, Rosanna and Brigham. During Andrew's absence Elizabeth was destitute on the prairie having to depend on her own labor for a living. Initially her in-laws, were living close by until their unfortunate deaths, Peter Shupe on 15 Sep 1846 and Sarah Wright Shupe a day later, on 16 Sep 1846. They rested together beside the Mormon trail near Council Bluff, Pottawattamie, Iowa.

After nearly two years Andrew returned to Winter Quarters where he was reunited with his family in 1848.

The family entered the Salt Lake Valley on September 30, 1852. They lived in Little Cottonwood then in 1855 moved to Ogden, Weber County, Utah with the four surviving children. 
Family links: 
  Andrew Jackson Shupe (1815 - 1877)
  Darthula Catherine Shupe Stephens (1837 - 1911)*
  John Whetstein Shupe (1840 - 1910)*
  Brigham Kendrick Shupe (1845 - 1879)*
  Mary Elizabeth Shupe Higginbotham (1848 - 1910)*
  Louisa Maria Shupe Southwick (1850 - 1908)*
  Andrew Jackson Shupe (1853 - 1915)*
  Peter Riley Shupe (1855 - 1914)*
  James Michael Shupe (1857 - 1914)*
  Sarah Jane Shupe Taylor (1859 - 1914)*
  Isaac Shupe (1862 - 1920)*
  Emma Elizabeth Shupe Harris (1870 - 1914)*
*Calculated relationship
Ogden City Cemetery
Weber County
Utah, USA
Plot: A-5-33-2E
Created by: SMSmith
Record added: Jun 02, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19681398
Elizabeth <i>Creager</i> Shupe
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Elizabeth <i>Creager</i> Shupe
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Elizabeth <i>Creager</i> Shupe
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