Clinton Souder Cresse

16 September 1848–29 January 1932 (Age 83)
Middle Twp,Cape May,New Jersey

The Life 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 New Jersey, United States in 1870 and Mayville, Cape May, New Jersey, United States in 1915. 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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Family Time Line

Clinton Souder Cresse
1848–1932
Narcissa Ermina Stone
1843–1913
Marriage: 4 October 1870
Lydia Stone Cresse
1872–1936
Samuel M Cresse
1878–
Samuel M. Cresse
1878–
George W. CRESSE
1883–
Sarah W. Cresse
1885–1991
Hattie E Cresse
1887–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 October 1870
Cape May Court House, Cape May, New Jersey, British Colonial America
children

(6)

    Lydia Stone Cresse

    Female1872–1936Female

    Samuel M Cresse

    Male1878–Male

    Samuel M. Cresse

    Male1878–Male

    George W. CRESSE

    Male1883–Male

    Sarah W. Cresse

    Female1885–1991Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Israel Crese

    Male1809–1865Male

    Sarah Sloan

    Female1815–1872Female

siblings

(9)

    Nicholas Willis Cresse

    Male1838–Male

    Richard Smith Cresse

    Male1840–1905Male

    Francis Holmes Cresse

    Male1844–Male

    Ephraim Sloan Cresse

    Male1846–1923Male

    Male1848–1932Male

+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.
1863

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: variant of Creasy . There is probably no connection with modern English crease, which is first attested in the 16th century, from earlier crest.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Clinton Cresse in household of Geo Paul, "New Jersey State Census, 1915"
  • Clinton Crepe in household of Israel Crepe, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Clinton Cresse in household of Isreal Cresse, "United States Census, 1860"

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