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 Miriam Rachel <I>Crompton</I> Chandler

Miriam Rachel Crompton Chandler

Norfolk, England
Death 29 Dec 1909 (aged 64)
Ogden, Weber County, Utah, USA
Burial Ogden, Weber County, Utah, USA
Plot D-15-1-2E
Memorial ID 21288664 · View Source
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Daughter of Benjamin Stephen Crompton & Ann Gladman

Married George William Chandler, 1 Jun 1867, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah

Children - George Stephen, Miriam Gertrude, Herbert Oscar, Moses William, Georgianna Elizabeth, Clarence, Arthur Crompton, Ella Kerron

Miriam was on the William Tapscott which departed from Liverpool, England on Jun 1, 1862 and arrived in New York, Jun 26, 1862.

Desert Evening News, Dec 30, 1909
OGDEN, Dec. 30.--Miriam Rachel Chandler, widow of George Chandler, aged 64, died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Samuel J. Grix, at 2247 Monroe avenue, Wednesday afternoon at 2:25 o'clock of pneumonia. Mrs. Chandler was the daughter of Stephen Crompton, and was born at Norwich, England, Oct. 14, 1845. She joined the Mormon Church at the age of 16 and emigrated to America in 1862, coming directly to Utah. She lived at Salt Lake for a short time but has been a resident of Ogden for over 24 years, during which time she has been actively associated with Church work. All her life she has been a great friend of the sick and needy and has nursed hundreds of sick back to strenght. Deceased is survived by three daughters, Mrs. Albert E. Stratford, Mrs. Samuel J. Grix and Mrs. Joseph H. Williams, and one son, Arthur C. Chandler; also 15 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. She leaves a large circle of friends to mourn her death. Funeral arrangements have not yet been completed, but it is more than likely the services will be held on Sunday next.

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Miriam Rachel Crompton Chandler (14 Oct 1845–29 Dec 1909), Find A Grave Memorial no. 21288664, citing Ogden City Cemetery, Ogden, Weber County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Schott Family (contributor 46932087) .