Clinton Souder Cresse

16 September 1848–29 January 1932 (Age 83)

The Life Summary of Clinton Souder

When Clinton Souder Cresse was born on 16 September 1848, his father, Israel Crese, was 39 and his mother, Sarah Sloan, was 33. He married Narcissa Ermina Stone on 4 October 1870, in Cape May Court House, Cape May, New Jersey, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Mayville, Cape May, New Jersey, United States in 1915 and Middle Township, Cape May, New Jersey, United States in 1920. He died on 29 January 1932, in Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Altadena, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Clinton Souder Cresse
Narcissa Ermina Stone
Marriage: 4 October 1870
Lydia Stone Cresse
Samuel M Cresse
Samuel M. Cresse
George Wadsworth Cresse
Sarah W. Cresse
Hattie E Cresse

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 October 1870Cape May Court House, Cape May, New Jersey, British Colonial America
  • Children


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    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1850 · California Is Admitted to Union
    Age 2
    California was admitted into the Union on September 9, 1850, and became the 31st state.
    Age 15
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 22
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    Name Meaning

    English and Irish: variant of Cross .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names


    Sources (20)

    • Clinton Sonder Cresse in entry for Llydia Stone Cresse Brown, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Clinton Cresse in household of Geo Paul, "New Jersey State Census, 1915"
    • Clinton S Cresse, "New Jersey, County Marriages, 1682-1956"

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