Mary Eliza Crosby

11 November 1863–9 May 1882 (Age 18)
Deerfield, Oneida, New York, United States

The Life of Mary Eliza

When Mary Eliza Crosby was born on 11 November 1863, in Deerfield, Oneida, New York, United States, her father, Anson Thomas Crosby, was 34 and her mother, Margaret Holmes, was 30. She had at least 1 son with Charles Green. She died on 9 May 1882, at the age of 18.

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Charles Green
Mary Eliza Crosby
Charles Green, Jr.

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World Events (8)


Age 2

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · The Assassination of a President

Age 2

"While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 7

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and English: habitational name from any of various places in southwestern Scotland and northern England that are named with Old Norse kross ‘cross’ + býr ‘farm’, ‘settlement’.2 Irish: Scottish and English surname (see 1 above) adopted by bearers of Gaelic Mac an Chrosáin ( see McCrossen ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary E Crosby in household of Anson T Crosby, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Mary Crosby in household of Anson T Crosby, "New York, State Census, 1865"
  • Mary Crosby in household of Anson Crosby, "United States Census, 1880"

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