John Krusen

Allegany, New York, United States

The Life of John

When John Krusen was born in 1859, in Allegany, New York, United States, his father, Francis H Krusen, was 29 and his mother, Mary Ann Clark, was 29. He lived in Willing, Allegany, New York, United States for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

Francis H Krusen
Mary Ann Clark
Malona Agnes ( Mae) Crusen (Krusen)
Melvina Krusen
John Krusen
William Krusen
Rosabelle Krusen

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World Events (8)


Age 4

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 4

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 31

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

Probably an Americanized spelling of Dutch Cruyssen ( see Crusan ), or a North German cognate of this.

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

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Sources (2)

  • John Kruson in household of Francis Kruson, "United States Census, 1870"
  • John Crusen in household of Francis Crusen, "United States Census, 1860"

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