Wilson Pershing Crum

Male29 December 1918–18 April 1999

Brief Life History of Wilson Pershing

When Wilson Pershing Crum was born on 29 December 1918, in Union City, Canadian, Oklahoma, United States, his father, Carl Clayton Crum, was 30 and his mother, Donna E Graves, was 27. He lived in Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States for about 1 years and Fullerton, New South Wales, Australia in 1999. He died on 18 April 1999, in Fullerton, Orange, California, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Fullerton, Orange, California, United States.

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Wilson Pershing Crum
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Sources (8)

  • Pershing Crum in household of Carl Crum, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Wilson P Crum, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • William in entry for Carl Clayton Crum, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.


Age 3

Edith Cowan is elected to the Western Australia Parlaiment. She is the first woman parliamentarian in Australia.


Age 22

Australia declares war on Italy.

Name Meaning

Scottish: shortened form of McCrum .

Americanized form of German Krumm or of Dutch and Jewish Krom .

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

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