Fred Eugene Cress

18 November 1926–25 October 1971 (Age 44)
Cabarrus, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Fred Eugene

When Fred Eugene Cress was born on 18 November 1926, in Cabarrus, North Carolina, United States, his father, Holly Buford Cress, was 29 and his mother, Myrtle Elizabeth Safrit, was 23. He married Cleo Marie Deal on 1 March 1947, in Cabarrus, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Township 5 New Gilead, Cabarrus, North Carolina, United States in 1940 and Concord, Cabarrus, North Carolina, United States in 1971. He died on 25 October 1971, in Cabarrus, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 44, and was buried in Cabarrus, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Fred Eugene Cress
1926–1971
Cleo Marie Deal
1930–2009
Marriage: 1 March 1947
Fred Eugene Cress
1948–1959

Spouse and Children

    Male1926–1971Male

    Cleo Marie Deal

    Female1930–2009Female

MARRIAGE
1 March 1947
Cabarrus, North Carolina, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    Male1897–1981Male

    Myrtle Elizabeth Safrit

    Female1902–1995Female

siblings

(5)

    Hubert Banks Cress

    Male1923–1998Male

    Charles Alexander Cress

    Male1925–1927Male

    Male1926–1971Male

    Max K. Cress

    Male1934–1936Male

    Martin Luther Cress

    Male1941–1941Male

World Events (8)

1927

Age 1

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1929

Age 3

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1941

Age 15

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Kress .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Fred Cress in household of H B Cress, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Fred Cress, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Fred E. Cress, "Find A Grave Index"

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