Joseph Crenshaw

Maleabout 1824–

Brief Life History of Joseph

When Joseph Crenshaw was born about 1824, in Niagara, Henderson, Kentucky, United States, his father, Joseph Dupree Crenshaw, was 39 and his mother, Mary N. Lester, was 39.

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Joseph Dupree Crenshaw
Mary N. Lester
Christianna Crenshaw
Elizabeth Louise Crenshaw
Frances Crenshaw
Joseph Crenshaw
Emily Crenshaw
Charlotte Merritt Crenshaw
Daniel Crenshaw
William Sterling Crenshaw
Alice Ann Crenshaw
Susan F Crenshaw
Sarah W Crenshaw
Martha Lester Crenshaw

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    1825 · The Crimes Act

    Age 1

    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening

    Age 6

    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.


    Age 57

    Historical Boundaries - 1881: Henderson, Kentucky, United States

    Name Meaning

    English (Lancashire): variant of Cranshaw . This form is rare in Britain.

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

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