Nancy Melvina Crouse

31 December 1853–7 January 1942 (Age 88)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Nancy Melvina

When Nancy Melvina Crouse was born on 31 December 1853, in Ohio, United States, her father, Empson Crouse, was 33 and her mother, Mary Horsman, was 32. She lived in Washington Township, Clinton, Ohio, United States for about 60 years. She died on 7 January 1942, at the age of 88.

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Empson Crouse
Mary Horsman
John W. Crouse
David H Crouse
Sarah E. Crouse
Eliza Jane Crouse
Elizabeth Ann Crouse
Sarah E Crouse
Rhoda Ellen Crouse
Nancy Melvina Crouse
Melissa Crowce
George E. Crouse
Charles Crouse
Mary Adella Crouse
Thurman G. Crouse

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World Events (8)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 7

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Age 10

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 28

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

1 English: variant of Cruse .2 Americanized spelling of German and Jewish Kraus .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Melvina Crouse in household of Einson Crouse, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mellvine Crouse in household of Enson Crouse, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Melvina Crouse in household of William H Conner, "United States Census, 1920"

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