Jesse Wentworth Crosby was born 25 November 1820 in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada to Joshua Crosby (1783-1877) and Hannah Corning Cann (1784-1839) and died 11 June 1893 Panguitch, Garfield County, Utah, United States of unspecified causes. He married Hannah Elida Baldwin (1820-1907) 23 November 1845 in Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois, United States. He married Ann Shelton (1820-1860) 10 October 1854 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. He married Minna Lisetta Bauer (1844-1906) 1882 .

St. George Pioneers of 1861-62

This person is listed on the Encampment Mall Memorial - a list of over 300 LDS Pioneer Families that helped to settle St. George, Utah in 1861. They were part of the "Dixie Cotton Mission" called by President Brigham Young to raise cotton and other southern crops in the warmer climate of Washington County, Utah.


Offspring of Jesse Wentworth Crosby and Hannah Elida Baldwin (1820-1907)
Name Birth Death Joined with
George Henry Crosby (1846-1916)
Jesse Wentworth Crosby (1848-1915)
Samuel Obed Crosby (1849-1903)
Hannah Elida Crosby (1854-1919) 30 December 1854 Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States 20 September 1919 St. George, Washington County, Utah, United States Erastus Beaman Snow (1853-1900)
Thankful Amelia Crosby (1856-1905)
Joseph Baldwin Crosby (1857-1896)
Mary Elizabeth Crosby (1859-1860)
Hannah Ann Crosby (1861-1862)
Joshua Alma Crosby (1863-1909)

Offspring of Jesse Wentworth Crosby and Minna Lisetta Bauer (1844-1906)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Mary Ann Crosby (1883-1914)
Nephi Lawrence Crosby (1884-1950)



See Also

  • Jesse Crosby
  • Crosby in Washington County, Utah
  • Crosby in Garfield County, Utah

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