Lethie Caroline Crabtree

15 May 1845–6 February 1929 (Age 83)
Franklin, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Lethie Caroline

When Lethie Caroline Crabtree was born on 15 May 1845, in Franklin, Tennessee, United States, her father, Mac Harrison Crabtree, was 33 and her mother, Lucy Jane Wilkinson, was 32. She married Elias Henry Carlton on 24 December 1868, in Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Civil District 1, Franklin, Tennessee, United States in 1900 and Civil District 11, Franklin, Tennessee, United States in 1920. She died on 6 February 1929, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

Elias Henry Carlton
Lethie Caroline Crabtree
Marriage: 24 December 1868
John M. Carlton
Mary Frances Carlton

Spouse and Children

24 December 1868
Tennessee, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 1

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Age 1

Tennessee was known as the Volunteer State because during the Mexican War the government asked Tennessee for 3,000 volunteer soldiers and 30,000 joined.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 22

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a crabapple tree, Middle English crabbetre ( see Crabb 2).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Caroline Carlton in household of C H Cowser, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Caroline Crabtree in household of M C Crabtree, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Caroline Crabtree in household of M Crabtree, "United States Census, 1850"

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