Person:John Crouch (26)

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Major John Crouch
m. 1772
  1. Major John Crouch1773 - 1859
  2. Jacob Crouch1776 - 1867
  3. Andrew Crouch1780 - 1873
Facts and Events
Name Major John Crouch
Gender Male
Birth[1] 5 July 1773 Huttonsville, Randolph County, Virginia
Death[1] 19 April 1859 Elkwater, Randolph County, Virginia
Burial[2] Huttonsville, Randolph, West Virginia, United States
References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Ancestry.com. Public Member Trees: (Note: not considered a reliable primary source).
  2. Maj John Crouch, in Find A Grave.

    Birth: Jul. 5, 1773
    Huttonsville
    Randolph County
    West Virginia, USA

    Death: Apr. 19, 1859
    Randolph County
    West Virginia, USA

    Oldest son of Andrew and Judith Westfall Crouch, he was the first white child born in Randolph County, WV, he was married first to Mary Fornelson/Nelson, youngest daughter of Charles and Elizabeth Fornelson, married second to Elizabeth Whitman Ward.
    He and Mary had 7 children:
    Andrew, married to Elizabeth Betsy Stalnaker
    Rebecca, married to John G. Currence
    Isaac, married to Sarah Wamsley
    Abraham, married to Catharine "Kitty" Crouch
    Mary, married to William R. Parsons
    Eliza,married to Smith Crouch
    John Marshall, married to Mary Jane See

    Military Marker from War of 1812 at Old Brick Church Cemetery in Huttonsville, WV, located at the foot of the parents graves, [Mathew Whitman and Catharine Stalnaker] of his second wife, Elizabeth Whitman Ward, the actual location of Major John Crouch's gravesite is unknown.

    The military marker reads "John Crouch, Maj 20 Brig 107 Regt, War of 1812, 1773-1859"