Elizabeth Crump

1765–27 May 1813 (Age 48)
Mersham, Kent, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Crump was born in 1765, in Mersham, Kent, England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Crump, was 24 and her mother, Margaret Gold, was 32. She married Richard Gower on 9 April 1785, in Mersham, Kent, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 27 May 1813, in her hometown, at the age of 48.

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Family Time Line

Richard Gower
1762–1833
Elizabeth Crump
1765–1813
Marriage: 9 April 1785
Richard Gower
1785–1868
Thomas Gower
1787–1876
Edward Gower
1790–
John Small Gower
1791–
Benjamin Gower
1792–1875
Margaret Gower
1794–1863
George Gower
1796–
James Gower
1798–
Charles Gower
1801–1878
Samuel Gower
1808–1809

Spouse and Children

    Richard Gower

    Male1762–1833Male

    Female1765–1813Female

MARRIAGE
9 April 1785
Mersham, Kent, England, United Kingdom
children

(10)

    Richard Gower

    Male1785–1868Male

    Thomas Gower

    Male1787–1876Male

    Edward Gower

    Male1790–Male

    John Small Gower

    Male1791–Male

    Benjamin Gower

    Male1792–1875Male

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(2)

    Thomas Crump

    Male1756–1839Male

    Female1765–1813Female

World Events (2)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 36

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 43

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.

Name Meaning

1 English (chiefly West Midlands): nickname for a cripple or hunchback, from English cromp, crump ‘bent’, ‘crooked’, ‘stooping’ (from Old English crumb). Compare Croom .2 Americanized spelling of German Krump , the variant Krumpp, or German and Dutch Kramp .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Crompe, "England, Kent, Parish Registers, 1538-1911"
  • Elizabeth Crump, "England, Kent, Canterbury Parish Registers, 1538-1986"
  • Elisabeth Gower en el registro de Samuel Gower, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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