Jeremiah Crouse

25 May 1828–11 July 1895 (Age 67)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Jeremiah

When Jeremiah Crouse was born on 25 May 1828, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Jacob Crouse, was 30 and his mother, Abagail Baldwin, was 36. He married Catharine Bowling on 7 September 1849, in Adams, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Ayr Township, Fulton, Pennsylvania, United States in 1850. He died on 11 July 1895, in Liberty Township, Adams, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Adams, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jeremiah Crouse
1828–1895
Catharine Bowling
1827–1915
Marriage: 7 September 1849
Nancy Ann Crouse
1850–1888
Laura Virginia Crouse
1853–1935
William Henry Crouse
1853–1941
Jacob Rankin Crouse
1855–1915
John Harrison Crouse
1860–1942
Lewis Ellsworth Crouse
1865–1932
Minnie May Crouse
1868–1939

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 September 1849
Adams, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(7)

    Nancy Ann Crouse

    Female1850–1888Female

    Laura Virginia Crouse

    Female1853–1935Female

    William Henry Crouse

    Male1853–1941Male

    Jacob Rankin Crouse

    Male1855–1915Male

    John Harrison Crouse

    Male1860–1942Male

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (7)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 2

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1830 · The Oregon Trail

Age 2

Many people started their 2,170-mile West trek to settle the land found by Louis and Clark. They used large-wheeled wagons to pack most of their belongings and were guided by trails that were made by the previous trappers and traders who walked the area. Over time the trail needed annual improvements to make the trip faster and safer. Most of Interstate 80 and 84 cover most of the ground that was the original trail.
1846

Age 18

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

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Cruse .2 Americanized spelling of German and Jewish Kraus .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jeremiah Crouse, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Jeremiah Crouse, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Jerimiah Crouse, "United States Census, 1880"

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