Virginia Lee Crouch

Female24 November 1865–3 February 1915

Brief Life History of Virginia Lee

When Virginia Lee Crouch was born on 24 November 1865, in Huttonsville, Randolph, West Virginia, United States, her father, John Marshall Crouch, was 51 and her mother, Mary Jane See, was 37. She married Asbury Taylor Pritt on 22 October 1884, in Oakland, Garrett, Maryland, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Randolph, West Virginia, United States in 1870. She died on 3 February 1915, in Huttonsville, Randolph, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 49, and was buried in Huttonsville, Randolph, West Virginia, United States.

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Asbury Taylor Pritt
Virginia Lee Crouch
Marriage: 22 October 1884
Dellas Marstiller Pritt
Barbara Harness Pritt
Nancy Willa Pritt
Irvin Independence Pritt

Sources (9)

  • Virginia Lee Crouch in household of John M Crouch, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Virginia Lee Crouch Pritt, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Virginia Crouch in entry for Willa Nancy Snyder, "West Virginia Deaths, 1804-1999"

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  • Marriage
    22 October 1884Oakland, Garrett, Maryland, United States
  • Children (5)

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    World Events (8)

    1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

    Age 1

    The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

    1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

    Age 2

    This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 16

    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    Name Meaning

    English (southeastern): from Middle English crouch(e), cruch(e) ‘cross’ (Old English crūc, ultimately from Latin crux, crucem; the Old English crūc was replaced in Middle English by the word cross, from Old Norse kross), applied as a topographic name for someone who lived by a cross.

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

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