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21 Mar St. George Creaghe as Sheriff

St George Creaghe , center bottom row.             I had always heard stories of my great-grandfather, St. George Creaghee (1852-1924), being sheriff of Apache County, Arizona Territory.  However, it was never clear just what that meant.  The only frames of reference were Western Movies, TV shows (there were plenty in the...

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27 Feb John W.W. Creaghe and Julia Rae Creaghe

John William Wentworth Creaghe (1853-1931)  Julia Rae Creaghe (1861-1955)   [caption id="attachment_16768" align="aligncenter" width="192"] Captain John W.W. Creaghe[/caption] We know relatively little from direct sources about John W. W. Creaghe and even less about Julia Rae, his wife of forty-two years.  However, the data we do have, plus interferences...

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08 Aug Richard and Matilda Creaghe, Their Life and Times

Richard Creaghe, DL (?-July 7th, 1837) Matilda Parsons Creaghe (1769-August 10th, 1835) Their Life and Times   [caption id="attachment_16718" align="aligncenter" width="238"] Richard  Creaghe, DL[/caption] Richard Creaghe, known variously as Richard Creaghe of Castle Park or Richard Creaghe, DL, is important in that he reestablished our family in Ireland, led an...

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