Crissa A. Sides


The Life of Crissa A.

Crissa A. Sides was born in 1860. She married Benjamin Safrit on 15 December 1887, in Cabarrus, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Lower Creek Township, Caldwell, North Carolina, United States for about 10 years.

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Benjamin Safrit
Crissa A. Sides
Marriage: 15 December 1887
George S Safrit

Spouse and Children

15 December 1887
Cabarrus, North Carolina, United States


World Events (8)

1862 · Battle of Roanoke Island

Age 2

On February 7, 1862, General Burnside's expedition started with the Battle of Roanoke Island. The battle was mostly fought by the Union and Confederate Navy's. This was a Union victory.

Age 3

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 36

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived on a slope, from Middle English side ‘slope’ (Old English sīde), or a habitational name from Syde in Gloucestershire, named with this word. This name is also established in Ireland.

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

Sources (3)

  • Cressie A Safrit in household of Benjamine Safrit, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Crysha A Safrit in household of Benjamin Safrit, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Crisa Sides in entry for George Safrit, "North Carolina Deaths, 1931-1994"

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