David Byerly Croushorn

12 October 1822–22 September 1911 (Age 88)
Rockingham, Virginia, United States

The Life of David Byerly

When David Byerly Croushorn was born on 12 October 1822, in Rockingham, Virginia, United States, his father, George Croushorn, was 24 and his mother, Catharine Byerly, was 17. He married Susan Martin Black on 24 December 1844. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Liberty Township, Highland, Ohio, United States in 1870 and Lee District, Fauquier, Virginia, United States in 1880. He died on 22 September 1911, in Oswego, Kendall, Illinois, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Bealeton, Fauquier, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Byerly Croushorn
Susan Martin Black
Marriage: 24 December 1844
Pleasant Elbert Croushorn
Howard Van Lear Croushorn
Robert Newton Croushorn
George Marshall Croushorn
Catharine Crousehorn
Ida Annetta Croushorn
John Black Croushorn

Spouse and Children

24 December 1844



    Howard Van Lear Croushorn


    Robert Newton Croushorn


    George Marshall Croushorn


    Catharine Crousehorn


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1824 · """Mary Randolph Publishes """"The Virginia Housewife"""""""

Age 2

“The Virginia Housewife” was published by Mary Randolph. It was the first cookbook published in America. 
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 3

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

Age 24

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German and Jewish Kraushaar .

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

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Sources (3)

  • David B Croushoum, "United States Census, 1870"
  • David B Crousehorn, "United States Census, 1880"
  • D B Croushorn, "United States Census, 1860"

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