Leonard Crenshaw

Leonard Crenshaw

Male 1846 - 1903  (56 years)

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  • Name Leonard Crenshaw  [1, 2
    Born 2 Nov 1846  Lockridge, Jefferson County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Physical Description 1864  Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Height: 5 feet, 10 inches, complexion: fair, eyes: blue, hair: dark 
    Milit-Beg 16 May 1864  Lockridge, Jefferson County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    • Union Soldier
    Milit-End 16 Sep 1864  Keokuk, Lee County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 7
    Private, Company E, 45th Regiment, Iowa Infantry 
    Occupation 1880  [9
    blacksmith 
    Died 6 Apr 1903  Idaho Falls, Bonneville County, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 10, 11
    • cystitis
    Buried 8 Apr 1903  Rose Hill Cemetery, Idaho Falls, Bonneville County, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 12
    • gravemarker
    Person ID I32  LaZeut
    Last Modified 27 Aug 2017 

    Father John Crenshaw,   b. 19 Sep 1800, Warren County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jul 1856, Lockridge, Jefferson County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Mother Martha Ann (Patsy) Caldwell,   b. 15 Dec 1812, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jun 1855, Lockridge, Jefferson County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Married 30 Dec 1829  Lockridge, Hancock County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 12
    Family ID F36  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Maria Mary James,   b. 16 Apr 1844, Coalport (Lockridge Township), Jefferson County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1924, Seattle, King County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 10 Nov 1864  Salina, Jefferson County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    • at home of sister Margaret James Stephenson, near Fairfield, Iowa
    Children 
     1. Rose Crenshaw,   b. 11 Aug 1865, Jefferson County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1865, Jefferson County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +2. Minnie Emma Crenshaw,   b. 11 Apr 1866, Jefferson County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1952, Seattle, King County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     3. Mary Crenshaw,   b. 23 Sep 1868, DeSoto, Dallas County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1877  (Age 8 years)
    +4. Curtis Crenshaw,   b. 27 Nov 1872, Hamburg, Fremont County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1936, Seattle, King County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    +5. Henry (Hank) Crenshaw,   b. 29 Jan 1873, Jefferson County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Aug 1933, Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     6. Effie Crenshaw,   b. 23 Jan 1875, Madison County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1880  (Age < 4 years)
    +7. Lulu Myrtle Crenshaw,   b. 13 Jul 1876, Madison, Madison County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 1949, Grants Pass, Josephine County, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    +8. Florence May (Flo) Crenshaw,   b. 1 Mar 1880, San Joaquin Township, Sacramento County, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1928, Fruitland, Stevens County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
    +9. Clyde Crenshaw,   b. 12 Nov 1884, Tillamook, Tillamook County, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1924, Seattle, King County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)
    Last Modified 27 Aug 2017 
    Family ID F29  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Nov 1846 - Lockridge, Jefferson County, Iowa Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilit-Beg - 16 May 1864 - Lockridge, Jefferson County, Iowa Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Apr 1903 - Idaho Falls, Bonneville County, Idaho Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 8 Apr 1903 - Rose Hill Cemetery, Idaho Falls, Bonneville County, Idaho Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Crenshaw: Leonard Crenshaw Homestead—Trask House
    Crenshaw: Leonard Crenshaw Homestead—Trask House
    An account Leonard Crenshaw's homestead in Tillamook County, Oregon, including his connection to the Trask Toll Road for stagecoach passage over Oregon's Coast Range to Tillamook and to the pictured hotel—Trask House.
    Crenshaw: Leonard Crenshaw family at Trask House, near Tillamook, Oregon
    Crenshaw: Leonard Crenshaw family at Trask House, near Tillamook, Oregon
    Photo of the Leonard Crenshaw (1806-1903) family at Trask House, a hotel for stagecoach passengers travelling the Trask Toll Road.
    Trask Toll Road Map
    Trask Toll Road Map
    Map prepared by the Tillamook County History Society for a 2011 Trask Toll Road Tour. Map shows the location of Trask House, a hotel for stagecoach passengers apparently once owned by the Leonard Crenshaw (1846-1903) in the late 19th century.

  • Sources 
    1. [S47] John Crenshaw Family Sheet, Mary B. Prill, compiler, (Fairfield, Iowa, 1 May 1969: accessed 7 May 2012).

    2. [S48] Leornard Crenshaw Family Sheet, Mary B. Prill, compiler, (Fairfield, Iowa, 1 May 1969: accessed 7 May 2012).

    3. [S3963] Civil War Widow’s Pension Papers: Maria M. Crenshaw, W.C. 702,008 (application no. 837,934), (Department of Veteran’s Affairs, Record Group 15; National Archives, Washington, D.C.).

    4. [S161] U.S. Census, 1880, (Ancestry: National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.).

      born: Illinois

    5. [S1133] Iowa State Census, 1856, (Ancestry: State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa).

      born: Iowa

    6. [S47] John Crenshaw Family Sheet, Mary B. Prill, compiler, (Fairfield, Iowa, 1 May 1969: accessed 7 May 2012).

      “Birth dates form CRENSHAW Bible, via J.O. Donahoe, LaPorte, Ind., great-grandson of John and Martha (Caldwell) Crenshaw.”

    7. [S599] U.S. Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, 1861-1865, (Ancestry: Historical Data Systems, Inc., Duxbury, Massachusetts (from various works)).

      Name: Leonard Crenshaw
      Residence: Jefferson County, Iowa
      Enlistment Date: 16 May 1864
      Side Served: Union
      State Served: Iowa
      Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 16 May 1864 at the age of 18.
      Enlisted in Company E, 45th Infantry Regiment Iowa on 25 May 1864.
      Mustered Out Company E, 45th Infantry Regiment Iowa on 16 Sep 1864 at Keokuk, IA.

    8. [S3963] Civil War Widow’s Pension Papers: Maria M. Crenshaw, W.C. 702,008 (application no. 837,934), (Department of Veteran’s Affairs, Record Group 15; National Archives, Washington, D.C.), Affidavit of Margaret Stephenson.

    9. [S161] U.S. Census, 1880, (Ancestry: National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.).

    10. [S3963] Civil War Widow’s Pension Papers: Maria M. Crenshaw, W.C. 702,008 (application no. 837,934), (Department of Veteran’s Affairs, Record Group 15; National Archives, Washington, D.C.), Affidavit of Thomas C. Willson, attending physician.

    11. [S302] Find A Grave, Memorial# 10812028.

    12. [S131] Gordon Family Tree, Darlene E. D. Gordon, compiler, (Ancestry: Public Member Tree).

    13. [S3963] Civil War Widow’s Pension Papers: Maria M. Crenshaw, W.C. 702,008 (application no. 837,934), (Department of Veteran’s Affairs, Record Group 15; National Archives, Washington, D.C.).

      Married by Archer Green, J.P.


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