George Washingtonn Crabb

Brief Life History of George Washingtonn

When George Washingtonn Crabb was born on 4 June 1864, in Union, Oregon, United States, his father, John Wesley Crabb, was 33 and his mother, Lydia Ann Clark, was 34. He married Laura Marlatt in 1888, in Heppner, Morrow, Oregon, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He lived in Teakean, Clearwater, Idaho, United States for about 10 years and Teakean Election Precinct, Clearwater, Idaho, United States in 1940. He died on 16 June 1943, at the age of 79, and was buried in Southwick, Nez Perce, Idaho, United States.

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George Washingtonn Crabb
Laura Marlatt
Marriage: 1888
Altha Belle Crabb
Daisy May Crabb
Viah Carrie Crabb

Sources (19)

  • George Crab, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Legacy NFS Source: George Washingtonn Crabb - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: George Crabb
  • George Crabb, "Oregon, County Marriages, 1851-1975"

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Name Meaning

English and Scottish: from Middle English crabbe, Old English crabba ‘crab’ (the crustacean), a nickname for someone with a peculiar gait, or, as in German and East Frisian, for an awkward or fractious person. Later, by association with the tart crab apple (Middle English crab(be)), it was used to denote a sour-tempered person.

Americanized form of German, Dutch, and Danish Krabbe .

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

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