Susannah Crenshaw

Female6 May 1889–1970

Brief Life History of Susannah

When Susannah Crenshaw was born on 6 May 1889, in Iowa, United States, her father, William Chancy Crenshaw, was 27 and her mother, Lois Geneva De Witt, was 23. She married Seth Warren Martin on 24 December 1907, in Jefferson, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Round Prairie Township, Jefferson, Iowa, United States for about 20 years and Mount Pleasant, Henry, Iowa, United States in 1940. She died in 1970, in Iowa, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Mount Pleasant, Henry, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Seth Warren Martin
1885–1959
Susannah Crenshaw
1889–1970
Marriage: 24 December 1907
Herman Luther Martin
1908–1995
Thelma Lucile Martin
1910–
Gweneth Loena Martin
1911–1989
Derrald John Martin
1919–2014

Sources (16)

  • Susanna Martin in household of S Warren Martin, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Susanna Mae Crenshaw, "Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1850-1939"
  • Susannah Crenshaw, "Iowa Marriages, 1809-1992"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 December 1907Jefferson, Iowa, United States
  • Children (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (4)

    World Events (8)

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

    Age 1

    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    1890 · Woman's Suffrage

    Age 1

    An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.

    1912 · The Girl Scouts

    Age 23

    Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

    Name Meaning

    English (Lancashire): variant of Cranshaw . This form is rare in Britain.

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

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