When Joseph Morton Crouch was born in 1829, in Wadhurst, Sussex, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Crouch, was 40 and his mother, Elizabeth Fenner, was 38. He married Susanna Grainge in 1871, in Kent, England, United Kingdom. He lived in Kent, England, United Kingdom in 1871 and Canterbury, Kent, England, United Kingdom in 1881. He died in 1895, at the age of 66.
English (southeastern): from Middle English crouch(e), cruch(e) ‘cross’ (Old English crūc, ultimately from Latin crux, crucem; the Old English crūc was replaced in Middle English by the word cross, from Old Norse kross), applied as a topographic name for someone who lived by a cross.
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