Benjaman Brown Crosby

24 December 1869–23 February 1945 (Age 75)
Washington, Washington, Utah, United States

The Life of Benjaman Brown

When Benjaman Brown Crosby was born on 24 December 1869, in Washington, Washington, Utah, United States, his father, George Henry Crosby Sr., was 23 and his mother, Sarah Hannah Brown, was 18. He married Waity Ann Slade on 4 July 1892, in Pinetop, Navajo, Arizona, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Apache, Arizona, United States in 1935 and Supervisorial District 1, Maricopa, Arizona, United States in 1940. He died on 23 February 1945, in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Eagar, Apache, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

Benjaman Brown Crosby
1869–1945
Waity Ann Slade
1872–1966
Marriage: 4 July 1892
George William Moyer Crosby
1901–1984
Mary Moyer Crosby
1905–1989
Frieda Moyer Crosby
1906–1929

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 July 1892
Pinetop, Navajo, Arizona, United States
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Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1871

Age 2

Historical Boundaries 1871: Yavapai, Arizona Territory, United States 1879: Apache, Arizona Territory, United States 1912: Apache, Arizona, United States
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 21

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.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and English: habitational name from any of various places in southwestern Scotland and northern England that are named with Old Norse kross ‘cross’ + býr ‘farm’, ‘settlement’.2 Irish: Scottish and English surname (see 1 above) adopted by bearers of Gaelic Mac an Chrosáin ( see McCrossen ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Benjamin Brown Crosby in household of George H Crosby, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Benjamin Brown Crosby in household of George H Crosby, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Benj Brown Crosby, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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