William Edward "Will" Croshaw

19 May 1877–18 July 1961 (Age 84)
Oxford, Franklin, Idaho, United States

The Life of William Edward "Will"

When William Edward "Will" Croshaw was born on 19 May 1877, in Oxford, Franklin, Idaho, United States, his father, Thomas Croshaw, was 33 and his mother, Louisa Lloyd, was 31. He married Effie Eugenia Fisher on 7 September 1897, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Oxford Election Precinct, Bannock, Idaho, United States in 1940 and Idaho, United States in 1961. He died on 18 July 1961, in Seattle, King, Washington, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Seattle, King, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Edward "Will" Croshaw
1877–1961
Effie Eugenia Fisher
1880–1968
Marriage: 7 September 1897
Lavhon Croshaw
1898–1913
Vera Rose Croshaw
1900–1988
Ila Louisa Croshaw
1902–1970
William Fisher Croshaw
1904–1979
Eva Mae Croshaw
1906–1960
Thomas Bert Croshaw
1907–1990
Lillie Rae Croshaw
1910–1973
Ernest Fisher Croshaw
1912–1999
Edna Croshaw
1914–2006
Gwen Croshaw
1919–2005
Max Fisher Croshaw
1927–2005

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 September 1897
Logan, Cache, Utah, United States
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

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.
1889 · Washington Becomes a State

Age 12

On November 11, 1889, Washington Territory became Washington State the 42nd state to enter the Union. The state was named in honor of George Washington.
1899 · Mount Rainier National Park is Established

Age 22

Mount Rainier was established as a state park on March 2, 1899 with legislation was signed by President McKinley. Mount Rainier is a volcanic peak surrounded by forests.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Crawshaw .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • William Edward Croshaw, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • William Edward Croshaw, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • William Edward Croshaw, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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