When Delmar Franklin Crump was born on 5 April 1894, in Colfax, McLean, Illinois, United States, his father, George P Crump, was 29 and his mother, Lillian May Foster, was 23. He married Louise A. Schieber on 30 October 1953, in Normal, McLean, Illinois, United States. He lived in Gridley, McLean, Illinois, United States in 1930 and Kansas Township, Woodford, Illinois, United States in 1940. He died on 14 January 1977, in Normal, McLean, Illinois, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Woodford, Illinois, United States.
English (mainly West Midlands): nickname for a cripple or hunchback, from Middle English crumpe, croumpe, crampe ‘curved, bent, crooked’ (Old English crump, Old French crampe). Compare Croom .
Americanized form of German Krump , the variant Krumpp, or German and Dutch Kramp .