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 John Drysdale

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John Drysdale

Birth
Death 4 Apr 1912 (aged 74)
Burial Cedar Fort, Utah County, Utah, USA
Plot OSSW Emma Drysdale
Memorial ID 14082182 View Source
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John Drysdale
(Deseret News 15 May 1912)

OBITUARY: John Drysdale, an early pioneer of Cedar Fort, died at his home in that place April 4. Mr. Drysdale was born Oct. 10, 1837. He came to Utah in 1853. He crossed the ocean in the ship Elvira Owen in a company of emigrants in charge of Elder John R. Winder. He went to California in 1854, where he remained during the winter, coming back the next summer when Johnson's army came to Utah.....Soon after this he located in Cedar Fort, where he had lived until his death. He married Emma Clark July 8, 1861, and to them were born nine children, six of whom, and his widow, survive him. He had been a prominent citizen and took part in many religious and secular affairs in the community. (Deseret News 15 May 1912:9)


Gravesite Details There are 4 children of Emma And John buried here , and there are 5 more buried elsewhere


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