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Adam Crim

Male 1813 - 1893  (80 years)


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  • Name Adam Crim  [1, 2
    Born 25 Jun 1813  Lovettsville, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 28 Nov 1893  Washington County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Bethel Cemetery, Union, Louisa County, Iowa - Burial Nov 30, 1893 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Obituary: Columbus Gazette Nov. 29, 1893

      Old Settler Gone!
      Adam Crim dies at the age of eighty years

      Adam Crim was born in Old Virginia, near Washington, D.C., June 25, 1813, and died at the residence of his son, C.M. Crim, in Columbus Junction, this morning, November 29, 1893. He was consequently over eighty years of age at the time of his death. In 1826, with his parents he moved to Carroll county, Ohio. This he made his home until 1851 when he came to Iowa and settled on the old Crim homesteadin Union township, which remained his home until some time after the loss of his wife, ten years ago. He was married in 1838 to Miss Catherine Allbaugh. To them eleven children were born. The eldest died in infancy; the other ten are still living. They are Lemuel in California, Morris in Nebraska; Margaret Raymond and Chas. M., of this vicinity; Adam T. of Seattle; Catherine Tatman, Rachel Carr and Geo. W. of Union township; Wellington, Nebraska, and Jane Todd of South Dakota.

      Mr.Crim was for many years a member of the Reformed Church. His funeral occurs tomorrow, November 30, at 11 o'clock from Bethel church, near his old home. He was one of Louisa county's most upright citizens.
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      headstone photo: http://iowagravestones.org/gs_view.php?id=361169

    Person ID I2724  Heathers Family | My Family
    Last Modified 29 Jan 2011 

    Father Charles Crim,   b. 10 Jul 1787, Purcellville, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1860, Carroll County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Christiana Abel,   b. 12 Dec 1795, Lovettsville, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1871, Carroll County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F0169  Group Sheet

    Family Catherine Albaugh,   b. 2 Jun 1822, Carroll County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1883, Union, Hardin County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 19 Apr 1838  Carroll County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Robertson Wellington Crim,   b. 1840, Carroll County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1933, Woodinville, King County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)
     2. Lemuel Crim,   b. 11 Oct 1840, Carroll County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1928, Fresno, Fresno County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     3. Morris Adam Crim,   b. 11 Aug 1842, Carroll County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1911, Seattle, King County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     4. Charles M Crim,   b. 13 Jul 1845, Chillicothe, Carroll County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1902, Goose Creek, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
     5. Margaret Ellen Crim,   b. Nov 1845, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1936, Fresno, Fresno County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 90 years)
     6. Adam T Crim,   b. May 1848, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Mar 1926, Seattle, King County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 77 years)
    +7. Catherine C Crim,   b. Sep 1850, Carroll County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Rachel A Crim,   b. 9 Feb 1852, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1904, Washington County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
     9. George Washington Crim,   b. 26 Jan 1855, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1900, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
     10. Amanda Jane (Jennie) Crim,   b. 29 Aug 1860, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1942, Fresno, Fresno County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     11. Alice Crim,   b. 1862, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F0158  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Jun 1813 - Lovettsville, Loudoun County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Apr 1838 - Carroll County, Ohio Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Nov 1893 - Washington County, Iowa Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Bethel Cemetery, Union, Louisa County, Iowa - Burial Nov 30, 1893 Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Crim Family Letters
    Crim Family Letters
    Adam Crim to Andrew Crim (Brother) and parents
    Crim Family Letters
    Crim Family Letters
    Adam Crim to Andrew Crim (Brother) and parents
    Crim Family Letters
    Crim Family Letters
    Adam Crim to Andrew Crim (Brother) and parents
    Crim Family Letters
    Crim Family Letters
    Adam Crim to Andrew Crim (Brother) and parents
    Adam Crim Family 1850 Census
    Adam Crim Family 1850 Census
    South Brown, Vinton County, Ohio
    Adam Crim Family 1870 Census
    Adam Crim Family 1870 Census
    Union Township, Louisa County, Iowa

  • Sources 
    1. [S03865] International Genealogical Index.
      Christening: Nov 21, 1813 New Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran Church, Lovettsville, Loudoun County, Virginia
      *father's name is Carl Crimm in record

    2. [S03843] 1850 U S Census.
      South Brown, Vinton, Ohio
      Name Adam Crim
      Residence South Brown, Vinton, Ohio
      Age 36 years
      Calculated Birth Year 1814
      Birthplace Virginia
      Gender Male

      HouseholdGenderAge
      Adam Crim M 36y
      Catharine Crim F 29y
      Lemuel Crim M 10y
      Moris Crim M 8y
      Margaret E Crim F 6y
      Charles M Crim M 4y
      Adam T Crim M 3y
      Catharine Crim F 9m