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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Family Time Line

Empson Crouse
1820–1881
Mary Horsman
1821–1905
John W. Crouse
1843–1932
David H Crouse
1848–1921
Sarah E. Crouse
1850–1929
Eliza Jane Crouse
1845–1912
Elizabeth Ann Crouse
1846–1932
Sarah E Crouse
1850–1929
Rhoda Ellen Crouse
1851–1934
Nancy Melvina Crouse
1853–1942
Melissa Crowce
1854–
George E. Crouse
1856–1935
Charles Crouse
1859–1925
Mary Adella Crouse
1862–1937
Thurman G. Crouse
1867–1898

Parents and Siblings

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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.
1863

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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