James Joseph Crenshaw

29 April 1786–29 January 1870 (Age 83)
Lunenburg, Virginia, United States

The Life of James Joseph

James Joseph Crenshaw was born on 29 April 1786, in Lunenburg, Virginia, United States as the son of Daniel Crenshaw. He married Frances Ann Dupree on 23 December 1825, in Jasper, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 29 January 1870, in Choctaw, Alabama, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Silas, Choctaw, Alabama, United States.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

James Joseph Crenshaw
Frances Ann Dupree
Marriage: 23 December 1825
William Crenshaw
Alice Ann Crenshaw
James Jefferson Crenshaw
George Washington Crenshaw
Martin Van Buren Crenshaw

Spouse and Children

23 December 1825
Jasper, Georgia, United States


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

Age 1

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.
1788 · Becomes the 10th state

Age 2

On June 25, 1788 Virginia became the 10th state. 

Age 22

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Cranshaw .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • James Crenshaw, "Georgia, County Marriages, 1785-1950"
  • James Jefferson Crenshaw, "Find A Grave Index"
  • James Crenshaw, "Georgia Marriages, 1808-1967"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.