Name: John Wesley CROUCH
Given Name: John Wesley
Birth: 9 Dec 1823 in , , Kent Co, Maryland
Death: 13 Dec 1897 in , Worton, Kent Co, Maryland
Burial: Union Meth. Epis, Worton, Kent Co, Maryland
Reference Number: 44
BIRTH: bible record of his father and tombstone say Dec 9 1823.
Change Date: 23 Jan 2004 at 09:06:39
CENSUS: 1850 Kent Co p. 298 John W Crouch 25. 1860 Kent Co p. 895 John Crouch 35, Wilhelmenia 30, Sarah 3, Ruth 9/12, Margaret Lynch 7.
CENSUS: 1870 Chestertown p. 9 3rd Elec. Dist. 55-52 John W Crouch 45, Wilminia 40, Sallie B. 13, Ruth 10, Rachel 8, James 6, Caroline 4, male not named 4/12 (Feb).
CENSUS: 1880 Skinner's Neck near Rees' Corner ED 54 p. 21 5th Elec. Dist. 158-158 John W Crouch 55, Willmina 50, James R 16, Carrie 13, Charles 10.
MARRIAGE: Kent Co Circuit Methodist Episcopal Church Aug 13 1856 John Crouch and Wilhelmina Lynch near Chestertown next house to J. Merchants, by Quigley witnesses family.
DEATH: Dec 13, 1897 by obit (Mon.) and tombstone, but Dec 14, 1897 by Memoriam
OBIT: John W. Crouch, an aged and well known farmer died at his home near Worton Station on Monday, aged 73 years and 3 days. Mr. Crouch had for some time been a sufferer with consumption and the end was not unexpected. He leaves a wife and give children namely: Sallie B. Barnes, Ruth McIntire, Carrie Shandley, James and Charles Crouch. Services were held at his lae home on Tuesday afternoon at 3 o'clock; Dr. J.B. Merritt officiating; interment at Union. The bearers were: Webster Lynch, William Lynch, John W. Barnes, J.B. McIntyre, Charles Crouch and James Crouch. Chestertown Transcript Dec. 16, 1897.
OBIT: John W. Crouch died at his home near Worton on Monday last, 73 years. Leaves a wife and five children: Mrs. John W. Barnes, Mrs. John W. McIntyre of Edesville, Mrs. Carrie Shandly of Wilmington, Messrs James Crouch of Kennedyville and Charles Crouch of Rock Hall. Services in the Home Dr. J.B. Merritt. Interment at Union Cemetery. Kent New Dec. 18, 1897 (per Caroline Cooper)
OBIT: In memoriam: In loving memory of John W. Crouch, who died just one year ago, Dec. 14, 1897. Our father is dead. He passed... Chestertown Transcript 12/15/1898.
TOMBSTONE: John W. Crouch Dec 9 1823 died Dec 13 1895. (incorrect year of death. Should be 1897).
His family was given in notes written by Daisy Barnes and have been reprinted in the MGSB Vol. 40 no. 4 Fall 1999 p. 495 contributed by Christos Christou, Jr.
Father: James CROUCH b: ABT 1790 in , , , Maryland
Mother: Sarah A VANDERFORD b: 1792 in , , , Maryland
Wilhelmina RASIN b: 18 May 1830 in , Worton, Kent Co, Maryland
13 Aug 1856
in , , Kent Co, Md
- Sarah Bennett CROUCH b: 10 Feb 1857 in , , Kent Co, Maryland
- Ruth A CROUCH b: 19 Nov 1859 in , , Kent Co, Maryland
- Rachel Rasin CROUCH b: ABT 1862 in , , Kent Co, Maryland
- James R Lee CROUCH b: 19 Jul 1865 in , , Kent Co, Maryland
- Caroline Allen CROUCH b: ABT 1866 in , , Kent Co, Maryland
- Charles Wesley CROUCH b: 21 Feb 1870 in , , Kent Co, Maryland