References - Creaghe Family Historical Society


Books and Articles

Atherton, Lewis, The Cattle Kings, University of Nebraska Press, 1961. Page 61: St. George Creaghe, CFHS Library.

Ball, Larry D., Desert Lawmen, University of  New Mexico Press, 1992. St. George Creaghe and contemporaries.

Barnes, Will C., Arizona Place Names, 1880. Stevens Ranch…Eagle Creek, not far from mouth of Willow Creek.

Becker, Jack A., Gerald F. Creaghe and James A. Richmond,

Becker, Jack A.: Letter regarding Gerald’s signature. CFHS Collection.

Corning, Charles, Stories collected by Michael Gordon Moore, 2018, CFHS Collection.

Corning, James The Creaghe Name in the United States, Genealogy Book, 1987. CCFHS Website.

Cotttam, Erica, Hubble Trading Post, University of Oklahoma Press, 2015. Hubble family.

Creaghe, Percy F.S.: Scrapbook entry, CFHS Collection .

Creaghe, Phillip Crampton, ed. The Letters of Harry Alington Creaghe, 1865-1868, Michael Barnett, Publisher. CFHS Library. Letters from HAC to home. Includes ship over and early time in Australia. CFHS Library.

Cruise O’Brien, Marie and Conner, Ireland, A Concise History, Thames and Hudson, 1985, 41. CFHS Library.

Barnes, Will C., English, Scotch, and Irish Cowmen of the Southwest, “The Producer, The National Livestock Monthly, vol. XV, No. 8, Aug., 1933. Page 4: St George Creaghe. CFHS Library.

Betz, N.T., The Fleagle Gang, Authorhouse, 2005. References to Creaghe, Gordon, and Hilyer. CFHS Library.

Brugge, David M., The Hubble Trading Post, Southwest Parks and Monuments Association, 1963. CFHS Library.

Colorado State Board of Stock Inspection Commissioners, Colorado Brand Book, 1997. CFHS Library.

Farish, Thomas Edwin, History of Arizona, VOL. VI,  1918. CFHS Library or Denver Public Library.

Gott, James, In Search of an Elusive Enemy: The Victorio Campaign, Combat Studies Institute Press. CFHS Library.

Grand Rapids Daily Times, Tuesday, May 11, 1880:  ” P. Craig and James Redmond…Killed at Steven’s Ranche.” Piechocki Collection.

Hutton, Paul Andrew: The Apache Wars, Crown, 2016.

Lowell Journal, Lowell, Michigan, Wednesday, June 2, 1880.   Letter from George Hiller to Richmond family regarding attack. Piechocki collection.

Marmane, Denis G., Land and Violence: A History of Tipperary from 1660. 1985. Very good for Creaghes in Tipperary in the first half of the 19th Century.

Moore, Helen Gordon, Genealogy Book, 1997. Extensive Creaghe family information and family tree up to 1997. CFHS collection.

Noble, David Grant, ed.; Santa Fe, History of an Ancient City, School of American Research Press,1989. History of Santa Fe, New Mexico. CFHS Library.

Orsi, Jared, Citizen Explorer, The Life of Zebulon Pike, Oxford, 2014. Chapter 6 – Captivity in Santa Fe, 1807, CFHS Library.

Official Map of the Territory of Arizona….etc” by E.A. Eckhoff and P. Riecker, Civil Engineers, 1880.

Piechocki, Dorotha:  James Almeron Richmond, Daughters of the Union Veterans of the Civil War, 18×61-1865: Eva Gray Tent no. 2 – Grand Rapids , Michigan, 2020.

Reader, Elizabeth, Highfield Church Southampton, self published, 1998. CFHS Library.

Slaney, Deborah, Wonders of the Weavers, The Albuquerque Museum, 2005.

Usner, Don J., Sabino’s Map, Museum of New Mexico Press, 1961. Page 68: Bazan in Chimayo, CFHS Library.

Utley, Robert: Victorio’s War, The Quarterly Journal of Military History, Aug 2008.

Wikipedia: Victorio, Battle of Fort Tularosa, Alma Massacre, Victorio’s War.


1Lt. John S. Creaghe, 10th Mountain Division, Interview-World War II experiences, 2004, approx. 100min. CFHS Library, Denver Public Library -10th Mt. Div. Collection.

Dedication Creaghe Training Support Center, Fort Drum, New York, 2015, Ceremony and news broadcast, Approx. 30 min. CFHS Library, Denver Public Library -10th Mt. Div. Collection


Eddie Dalton Interview, Interview with local Golden and west Tipperary historian, 2013. At the 5-minute mark he discusses Castle Park/Creaghe House. or Google: Eddie Dalton+Golden Ireland

White Mountain Historical Society, Springerville AZ.  Click on History, scroll down to Learn more about the Round Valley. This site, Round Valley, was put together by James Becker, great grandson of Gustav Becker, a Springerville pioneer and contemporary of the Creaghes. A very good source.

Newspaper Articles

Crosby, George, St. George and Paddy Creaghe, St. John’s Observer, August 8, 1880. Genealogy Book and CFHS Library.

The Weekly Arizona Miner, 1880-05-14, page 1, column 6, under heading “News by Telegraph”, about 1/2 way down the page “Tucson, May 8th – Victorio has a fight in Arizona.”

The Weekly Arizona miner, 1880-05-21, page 2, column 4, under heading

“Camp Lowell.”

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