M. Eliza Crum

F, #2740, b. 25 July 1810, d. 5 April 1890
ChartsBenjamin Crum Pedigree Chart
Benjamin Crum Descendant Indented Chart
FatherBenjamin Crum
MotherSarah Lanning b. c 1786, d. 8 Apr 1862
Birth*25 July 1810 M. Eliza Crum was born on 25 July 1810 in NJG.1 
Marriage*15 March 1834 She married Jeremiah Smith, son of Isaac Smith and Ann, on 15 March 1834. The marriage was performed by Rev John F. Clark. Both the bride and groom were from Amwell.2,3 
Note* This may have been the Reverend John Flavel Clark who was the pastor of the First English Amwell Presbyterian Church from 1820 through 1837.4 
1850 Census*21 August 1850 She and Jeremiah Smith appeared on the 1850 Federal Census Township of Raritan, Hunterdon, NJG, enumerated 21 August 1850. Their children Henry, Bishop and Mahlon were listed as living with them. Forty two year old Jeremiah was a shoemaker.5 
1860 Census*9 July 1860 She and Jeremiah appeared on the 1860 Federal Census of Wertsville, East Amwell Township, Hunterdon, NJG enumerated 9 July 1860. Their children Henry, Bishop, Mahlon, Ellen and George F. were listed as living with them. Jeremiah was a shoemaker with real estate valued at $1000 and personal property worth $300.6 
1870 Census*24 June 1870 None of M. and Eliza's children were living with them on 24 June 1870 when the federal census of East Amwell Township, Hunterdon, NJG was enumerated. Despite raising seven children, Jeremiah, a shoemaker, managed to accumulate personal property worth $500 and own real property valued at $1500.7 
1880 Census*8 June 1880 The frailities of old age afflicted the sixty nine year old couple by 8 June 1880 when the 1880 Federal Census of East Amwell Township, Hunterdon, NJG was enumerated. Jeremiah was a shoemaker suffering from weakness. He could neither read nor write. Eliza was keeping house and was afflicted with rheumatism. She could read but not write.8 
Deed Grantor*27 March 1883 The couple sold 4.06 acres to their son, Benjamin C. Smith, for $600 on 27 March 1883. The land was located in East Amwell Township, Hunterdon, NJG.9 
Death*5 April 1890 She died on 5 April 1890 at Raritan Township, Hunterdon, NJG, at age 79.1 
Burial* She was buried at Clover Hill Cemetery, Amwell Road, Hillsborough, Somerset, NJG.1 
Probate23 April 1890 Her estate was probated on 23 April 1890 at Surrogate's Office, Hunterdon County Courthouse, Flemington, Hunterdon, NJG. She named her husband, Jeremiah Smith, and her five surviving children: Sarah Jane Smith, wife of Daniel Smith, Ellen Anne Shepherd, wife of James Shepherd, Benjamin C. Smith, Bishop Smith and Vorhees Smith.10 

Children of M. Eliza Crum and Jeremiah Smith

Last Edited28 Apr 2016

Citations

  1. Eliza Crum Smith, Death Certificate 1889-90 Hunterdon Co. Death Certificates, Drawer 685, Place 55, Certificate S89, Microfilm 106, Department of State, Division of Archives and Records, 225 West State Street, P. O. Box 307, Trenton, NJ.
  2. Hunterdon County, New Jersey Marriages, 1795-1875,www.ancestry.com, Original data: Hunterdon County Democrat, Marriage Records of Hunterdon County, New Jersey 1795-1875, Flemington, NJ: Hunterdon House, 1986.
  3. Married, The Hunterdon Gazette, Flemington, NJ, 19 Mar 1834, Set of four CD's of the Hnterdon County Gazette Newspaper, 1825-1866, puchased from the Hunterdon County Historical Society, 114 Main St., Flemington, NJ 08822.
  4. Church Officers & Members Extracted from The History of the First English Presbyterian Church in Amwell, Rev. John Backer Kugler, A.M. Clinton, NJ, 1912,http://dunhamwilcox.net/nj/amwell_nj_presb.htm
  5. 1850 U.S. census, Hunterdon, NJ, population schedule, Raritan Township, page 74A, dwelling illegible, family 423, Jeremiah Smith: digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) (accessed 4 Sep 2011): National Archives microfilm M432-453.
  6. 1860 U.S. census, Hunterdon, NJ, population schedule, East Amwell, page 315, dwelling 198, family 206, Jeremiah Smith: digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) (accessed 11 Sep 2011): National Archives microfilm M653_695.
  7. 1870 U.S. census, Hunterdon, NJ, population schedule, East Amwell Township, page 179A, dwelling 156, family 158, Jeremiah Smith: digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) (accessed 4 Sep 2011): National Archives microfilm M593_869.
  8. 1880 U.S. census, Hunterdon, NJ, population schedule, East Amwell Township, E.D. 67, page 40B, dwelling 152, family 160, Jeremiah Smith: digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) (accessed 4 Sep 2011): National Archives microfilm 787.
  9. Hunterdon County Deeds, Volume 206, page 45: microfilm 807725, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT.
  10. Eliza Smith, Hunterdon County, NJ, Surrogate's Office Probate File 943 (Will Book 16, page 154), Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT, microfilm 802407.

Mahlon Frank Crum

M, #840, b. 31 July 1896, d. 15 August 1968
Siblings Mahlon Frank and Ruth Crum
children of Isaac and Maggie Smith Crum
ChartsBenjamin Crum Pedigree Chart
Benjamin Crum Descendant Indented Chart
FatherIsaac R Crum b. 18 Sep 1860, d. 21 Oct 1953
MotherMaggie Smith b. c 1860, d. 6 Feb 1940
Birth*31 July 1896 Mahlon Frank Crum was born on 31 July 1896 in Sand Brook, Hunterdon, New JerseyG.1,2 
1900 Census25 June 1900 He appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Delaware Township, Hunterdon, NJG in the household of his parents, Isaac R Crum and Maggie Smith.3 
1910 Census20 April 1910 He appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of Delaware Township, Hunterdon, NJG in the household of his parents, Isaac and Maggie.4 
Marriage*26 October 1916 He married Alice Venable, daughter of Frank W. Venable Jr., on 26 October 1916 at the home of the bride's parents.5 
1920 Census*5 January 1920 He and Alice Venable appeared on the 1920 Federal Census of Delaware Township, Hunterdon, NJG, enumerated 5 January 1920. Their children Harold R. were listed as living with them. Frank was a farmer.6 
Reunioncirca 3 November 1924 He, wife and three children, attended the Crum Family Reunion hosted by Isaac and Maggie Crum in honor of Isaac's brother, Daniel, who was visiting the East for the first time since moving to Kansas 47 years earlier.7 
1930 Census*11 April 1930 Mahlon and Alice and their children had moved to Frenchtown, Hunterdon, NJG, by 11 April 1930. There were now four children: Harold R., Beatrice and Mahlon Frank. The family lived in a home they owned valued at $7000 and had a radio. Frank was no longer a farmer. His occupation was truck driver.8 
Occupation1942 He was working at Reigel Paper Co located in Milford, NJ in 1942.1 
Occupation* He served three years on the Frenchtown Borough Council and three years as Borough Clerk. He and his son, Harold R. Crum, operated the Frenchtown Washer Repair Service.5 
Address*October 1966  As of October 1966, Mahlon and Alice lived at 31 S. 7th Street, Frenchtown, Hunterdon, New JerseyG.5 
Death*15 August 1968 He died on 15 August 1968 at Frenchtown, Hunterdon, NJG, at age 72.9 
Burial*18 August 1968 He was buried on 18 August 1968 at Rosemont Cemetery, Hunterdon, NJG.10 

Children of Mahlon Frank Crum and Alice Venable

Last Edited11 May 2016

Citations

  1. U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942, record for Marlon Frank Crum,www.ancestry.com accessed 22 Feb 2010.
  2. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, record for Mahlon Frank Crum,www.ancestry.com accessed 22 Feb 2010.
  3. 1900 U.S. census, Hunterdon, NJ, population schedule, Delaware Township, E.D. 6, page 12A, dwelling 269, family 291, Isaac Crum: digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) (accessed 14 Feb 2010): National Archives microfilm T623_980.
  4. 1910 U.S. census, Hunterdon, NJ, population schedule, Delaware Township, E.D. 6, page 5A, dwelling 105, family 111, Isaac Crum: digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) (accessed 14 Feb 2010): National Archives microfilm T624_895.
  5. M. Frank Crums Set to Observe 50th Anniversary, from an unknown newspaper, copy of article in files of Louise Rorer Rosett.
  6. 1920 U.S. census, Hunterdon, NJ, population schedule, Delaware Township, E.D. 7, page 2A, dwelling 38, family 41, M. Frank Crum: digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) (accessed 22 Feb 2010): National Archives microfilm T625_1051.
  7. Crum Reunion, Trenton Evening Times, Trenton, NJ, 3 Nov 1924, page 18, www.genealogybank.com (accessed 13 Mar 2016). The newspaper article states that Daniel Crum was visiting from California. The 1920 and 1930 federal census shows he was residing in Kansas in those yerars. The compiler has not found any evidence he ever lived in CA.
  8. 1930 U.S. census, Hunterdon, NJ, population schedule, Frenchtown, E.D. 14, page 10A, dwelling 264, family 281, Mahlon Cuins[sic]: digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) (accessed 10Feb 2010): National Archives microfilm T626.
  9. Mahlon Frank Crum, 146-07-6064, Social Security Death Index, Master File, New Jersey, Before 1951: (Ancestry.com, accessed 22 Feb 2010).
  10. Hunterdon County Historical Society, Hunterdon County Obituaries compiled by Frank Burd; 1765495, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT.

Mahlon Frank Crum Jr

M, #846, b. 2 September 1925, d. 12 July 2010
ChartsBenjamin Crum Pedigree Chart
Benjamin Crum Descendant Indented Chart
FatherMahlon Frank Crum b. 31 Jul 1896, d. 15 Aug 1968
MotherAlice Venable b. 23 Feb 1894, d. Mar 1986
Birth*2 September 1925 Mahlon Frank Crum Jr was born on 2 September 1925 in NJG.1,2 
1930 Census11 April 1930 He appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Frenchtown, Hunterdon, NJG in the household of his parents, Mahlon Frank Crum and Alice Venable.1 
Death*12 July 2010 He died on 12 July 2010 at Bethlehem, Northampton, PAG, at age 84.2 
Last Edited19 Mar 2016

Citations

  1. 1930 U.S. census, Hunterdon, NJ, population schedule, Frenchtown, E.D. 14, page 10A, dwelling 264, family 281, Mahlon Cuins[sic]: digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) (accessed 10Feb 2010): National Archives microfilm T626.
  2. M. Frank Crum, no file number listed, Social Security Death Index, Master File, New Jersey (Before 1951): (Ancestry.com, 12 Jan 2012).

Margaret Crum

F, #2717, b. 30 August 1912, d. 18 July 2002
ChartsBenjamin Crum Pedigree Chart
Benjamin Crum Descendant Indented Chart
FatherJason Suydam Crum b. 18 Jan 1870, d. 1953
MotherAbbie S. Boehm b. c 1883
Birth*30 August 1912 Margaret Crum was born on 30 August 1912 at Hillsborough Township, Somerset, NJG. The original certificate left the name blank. Margaret filed a corrected certificate 28 Feb 1977.1 
Reunioncirca 3 November 1924 She at attended the Crum Family Reunion hosted by Isaac and Maggie Crum in honor of Isaac's brother, Daniel, who was visiting the East for the first time since moving to Kansas 47 years earlier. She was there with her parents, brother and sister.2 
Baptism3 March 1928 She was baptized on 3 March 1928 at Neshanic, Somerset, NJG.1 
1930 Census4 June 1930 She appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Hillsborough Township, Somerset, NJG in the household of her parents, Jason and Abbie. Seventeen year old Margaret was attending school.3 
Marriage* She married (?) Cole.1 
Death*18 July 2002 She died on 18 July 2002 at age 89.4 
Burial* She was buried at Readington Reformed Church Cemetery, Readington, Hunterdon, NJG.4 

Family: Margaret Crum and (?) Cole

Last Edited19 Mar 2016

Citations

  1. Margaret Crum, Certificate and Record of Birth, 1912 Birth Certificates, microfilm 452 (delayed information filed 28 Feb 1977), Department of State, Division of Archives and Records, 225 West State Street, P. O. Box 307, Trenton, NJ.
  2. Crum Reunion, Trenton Evening Times, Trenton, NJ, 3 Nov 1924, page 18, www.genealogybank.com (accessed 13 Mar 2016). The newspaper article states that Daniel Crum was visiting from California. The 1920 and 1930 federal census shows he was residing in Kansas in those yerars. The compiler has not found any evidence he ever lived in CA.
  3. 1930 U.S. census, Somerset, NJ, population schedule, Hillsborough, E.D. 22, page 5A, dwelling 91, family 108, Jasen[sic] S Crumm[sic]: digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) (3 Feb 2016): FHL microfilm 2341118.
  4. Find a Grave Index 1600's-Current,www.findagrave.com, Memorial # 22085941 (accessed 3 Feb 2016).

Marian R. Crum

F, #2787, b. 23 July 1902, d. 25 June 1997
ChartsBenjamin Crum Pedigree Chart
Benjamin Crum Descendant Indented Chart
FatherHenry Francis Crum b. 7 Aug 1873, d. 8 Dec 1967
MotherLillian C. Babel b. 1876, d. 25 Jan 1959
Birth*23 July 1902 Marian R. Crum was born on 23 July 1902 in NJG.1,2 
1910 Census21 April 1910 She appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of Honey Hollow, Titusville, Mercer, NJG in the household of her parents, Henry Francis Crum and Lillian C. Babel.1 
1920 Census17 February 1920 Eighteen year old Marian R. Crum appeared on the 1920 Federal Census of River Road, Hopewell Township, Mercer, NJG in the household of her parents.3 
Marriage* She married Ralph Olivera.4,5 
Death*25 June 1997 She died on 25 June 1997 at age 94. Her last place of residence was Kings Park, Suffolk, NY.2 

Family: Marian R. Crum and Ralph Olivera

Last Edited2 Apr 2016

Citations

  1. 1910 U.S. census, Mercer, NJ, population schedule, western part Hopewell Township, E.D. 38, page 5A, dwelling 86, family 93, Henry F. Crum: digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) (accessed 5 Oct 2011): National Archives microfilm T624_895.
  2. Marion Olivera, 139-12-0385, Social Security Death Index, Master File, New Jersey (Before 1951): (Ancestry.com, accessed 9 Oct 2011).
  3. 1920 U.S. census, Mercer, NJ, population schedule, Hopewell Township, E.D. 41, page 16A, dwelling 326, family 351, Henry Crum: digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) (accessed 5 Oct 2011): National Archives microfilm T62_1053.
  4. Obituary - Harry F. Crum Rites Monday, Trenton Evening Times, Trenton, NJ, 08 Dec 1967, page 9, www.genealogybank.com.
  5. Obituary - Mrs. Henry F. Crum, Trenton Evening Times, Trenton, NJ, 26 Jan 1959, page 4, www.genealogybank.com.