Mary A. Cripe

27 June 1848–22 January 1922 (Age 73)
Ross Township, Clinton, Indiana, United States

The Life of Mary A.

When Mary A. Cripe was born on 27 June 1848, in Ross Township, Clinton, Indiana, United States, her father, John C Cripe, was 27 and her mother, Rachel Ann Fouts, was 18. She married John W Roush about 1865, in Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Johnson Township, Clinton, Indiana, United States in 1880. She died on 22 January 1922, in Clinton, Indiana, United States, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

James Albert Booher
Mary A. Cripe
Marriage: 16 November 1865
John W. Booher
Sarah Booher
Sarah "Sallie" A Booher
Amanda M Booher
Nancy Booher
Lacy Florence Booher
Nathaniel "Nathan" Putney Booher
James Harrison Booher

Spouse and Children

16 November 1865
Tipton, Indiana, United States


    John W. Booher


    Sarah "Sallie" A Booher


    Amanda M Booher


    Nancy Booher



+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+16 More Children

World Events (8)

1851 · Constitution of 1851

Age 3

Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.

Age 15

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 20

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Name Meaning

Origin uncertain.1. Possibly a variant of English Crippe , from Middle English crippe ‘pouch’, either an occupational name for a maker of pouches or a nickname for someone who habitually wore a distinctive pouch. 2. Americanized spelling of German Kreipe , from a topographic name of uncertain origin.

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

Sources (3)

  • Mora A Booher in household of James Booher, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Mary Cripe in household of John Cripe, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Mary Cripe in household of John Cripe, "United States Census, 1860"

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