The Greenwoods of Denver Co.:Information about *John McCleve,Jr.
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*John McCleve,Jr. (b. August 18, 1807, d. September 24, 1856)*John McCleve,Jr. (son of *John McCleve,Sr. and *Catherine Lamb) was born August 18, 1807 in Ulster, Newtownards, Ballymoney, Antrim, Ireland, and died September 24, 1856 in Bear River,(Echo Canyon), Uinta County, Wyoming.He married *Nancy Jane McFerren on June 27, 1833 in Ulster, Down, Ireland, daughter of *William McFerren and *Margaret McHarry.
Notes for *John McCleve,Jr.:
John died while crossing the plains with the MacArthur SecondHandcart company, under Daniel D. McArthur of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.He died of internal injuries suffered when trying to keep a heavy chest from falling from the cart of the widow in front of him.He died that day from internal bleeding.
More About *John McCleve,Jr.:
Burial: September 24, 1856, Weber Crossing, Hennifer, Summit County, Utah.
More About *John McCleve,Jr. and *Nancy Jane McFerren:
Marriage: June 27, 1833, Ulster, Down, Ireland.
Children of *John McCleve,Jr. and *Nancy Jane McFerren are:
- +*Catherine McCleve, b. September 17, 1836, Ulster, Crawfordsburn, Down, Ireland, d. December 09, 1869, Spanish Fork, Utah County, Utah.