Married Henry Criddle, 22 Jun 1837, West Buckland, Somerset. England. After their marriage, they settled in Taunton, England, Two of their children left for America in 1862. Henry, his wife, and five children left for America in 1866. After a difficult voyage and journey on the plains, Henry took a chill when he and the other men were forced to hang onto the wagons while crossing an extremely cold river. He developed pneumonia and died in Pacific Springs, Dakota Territory. He was buried 17 Sep 1866 alongside the trail in Antelope Springs, Albany, Wyoming. Mary Ann brought the rest of her family to the Valley where eventually all of them were joined together.