Barbara Crounse

14 October 1913–15 December 1995 (Age 82)
Lake Forest, Lake, Illinois, United States

The Life of Barbara

When Barbara Crounse was born on 14 October 1913, in Lake Forest, Lake, Illinois, United States, her father, Silas Hilton Crounse, Jr., was 24 and her mother, Eloise Erwin, was 24. She lived in Chester, Pennsylvania, United States in 1935 and Radnor Township, Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940. She died on 15 December 1995, in Des Moines, King, Washington, United States, at the age of 82.

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George Aimery Smith
Barbara Crounse

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings




    Eloise Crounse


    Catherine Crounse


    Silas H. Crounse, III


    William Crounse


World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1916 · Boeing Aircraft

Age 3

The Boeing Aircraft was named and created by William Boeing. The first two planes were Bluebill and Mallard and the first flight was July 15, 1916. Boeing aircrafts made their debut during WWI. 
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 22

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

Of Dutch origin but uncertain etymology, possibly a patronymic from Kroon . This is a common name among the descendants of early Dutch settlers in the Albany area.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Barbara Crounse in household of Silas H Crounse, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Barbara Crounse in household of Silas H Crounse, "United States Census, 1930"

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