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 John Crandall

John Crandall

Willoughby, Lake County, Ohio, USA
Death 16 Aug 1856 (aged 33)
Logan, Cache County, Utah, USA
Burial Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Memorial ID 65735 · View Source
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Son of Simeon Crandall and Sarah Whitney

Married Nancy Chatfield, abt 1838

Children - Anna Crandall, Addison Crandall, Mary Crandall, Silas Crandall

Married Mary Ann Daniels, 10 Aug 1843, Adams, Illinois

Children - Simeon Crandall, Alice Crandall, Sarah Crandall, John Crandall, Mary Elizabeth Crandall

History - John Crandall had been called by Brigham Young to take the Church cattle herd and go to Cache Valley in the spring of 1856. In August of that year he died. His wife being pregnant, loaded him and her 3 children into their wagon, and drove the ox team to Salt Lake City, taking her 3 days.

Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel, Milo Andrus Company (1850); Age at Departure: 27

Family Members

Gravesite Details Information for this memorial was obtained from the 1900 register of the cemetery and from the families of those buried here.




  • Maintained by: SMSmith
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 65735
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for John Crandall (20 Aug 1822–16 Aug 1856), Find A Grave Memorial no. 65735, citing Kimball-Whitney Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by SMSmith (contributor 46491005) .