John Roy Creps

11 January 1898–17 May 1965 (Age 67)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of John Roy

When John Roy Creps was born on 11 January 1898, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, John Daniel Creps, was 32 and his mother, Emma B Friedly, was 29. He married Dorothy Andrea Allred on 17 July 1919, in El Paso, El Paso, Texas, United States. He lived in Washington Township, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years and Justice Precinct 3, El Paso, Texas, United States in 1920. He registered for military service in 1918. He died on 17 May 1965, in Superior, Pinal, Arizona, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Superior, Pinal, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Roy Creps
1898–1965
Dorothy Andrea Allred
1898–1935
Marriage: 17 July 1919

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 July 1919
El Paso, El Paso, Texas, United States

Parents and Siblings

    John Daniel Creps

    Male1865–Male

    Emma B Friedly

    Female1868–Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1901 · Spindletop Oilfield Discovered

Age 3

"Spindletop, located south of Beaumont, becomes the first major oil well to be discovered in Texas. Other fields were discovered in shortly after, which ultimately led to the highly impactful ""oil boom""."
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 7

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 18

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German Krebs .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John R. Creps, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • John R Creps, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • John R Creps, "United States Census, 1920"

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