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Re: crenshaw family

Bill Page (View posts)
Posted: 1131217961000
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Surnames: CRENSHAW
I am not related to the Crenshaws, but in my notes on Brazos County history I have a few bits of information on some people of that name.

I hope this helps.

1866: Jan. 1 -- H.P. EDWARDS & his wife Mary EDWARDS sold W.L. CRENSHAW & Co. of Grimes Co. the east part of lot 2 in block 5 in the town of Millican. Brazos Co. Deed Records, Book G, p. 478

[ad] W.L. CRENSHAW & Co., forwarding and commission merchants, dealers in dry goods and groceries, Millican, Texas. W.L. CRENSHAW, Elisha FLOYD. (Houston) Tri Weekly Telegraph, 20 Apr. 1866, p. 4.

Registered at the Washington Hotel in Galveston: J.D. IMBODEN, W.L. CRENSHAW, Millican. Galveston Daily News, 8 May 1866, p.2

1867: July 24 -- The firm consisting of W.L. CRENSHAW of Brazos Co. and Elisha FLOYD of Grimes Co., doing business in the town of Millican, is dissolved; the whole interest in the firm is transferred to W.L. CRENSHAW, including the east ½ of lot 2 in block 5 in Millican; witness: J.M. FINLEY. Brazos Co. Deed Records, Book I, p.102

1868: Apr. 22 -- W.L. CRENSHAW & his wife Anna M. CRENSHAW and Elisha FLOYD & his wife R. Ann FLOYD sold James FAGAN the east part of lot 2 in block 5 in Millican. Brazos Co. Deed Records, Book I, p.145

1868: June -- W.L. CRENSHAW vs. Town of Millican, in Brazos Co. County Court Record Book A, p.63 -- original book missing, known only because it is listed in the Index to County Court Minutes, 1867-1915, microfilm copy of index at Texas A&M University as reel 1020038.

1873: Sept. 10 -- Nathaniel GERMAN married Francis L. CRENSHAW; A.G. PREWITT J.P. B.C. performed the service at Millican. Brazos County Marriage Records, Book D, p.480

1877: Dec. 20 -- Mr. B.F. HARRINGTON married Miss Alice CRENSHAW; L.B. ALDRIDGE, J.P. B.C. performed the service at Millican. Brazos County Marriage Records, Book D, p.426


CRENSHAW, ---, died. Mathew & Wiley P. CRENSHAW, minors, probate case 650 filed 28 Sept.1900

CRENSHAW, --- (child); funeral held at Wesson Chapel on 3 July 1896; child of Joe CRENSHAW. South Diary, file 1-36.

CRENSHAW, --- (child); “little” daughter of Mr. & Mrs. W.T. CRENSHAW; niece of Clark WYATT; buried at Bethel. (weekly) Bryan Eagle, 9 Aug.1900, p.6, col.2

CRENSHAW, Harriet; she was buried on 18 Aug.1882. South Diary, file 1-25.

CRENSHAW, S.P., Mr.; died at his home on Spring Creek; lived in Brazos County 20 or 25 years; left wife & several children. (weekly) Bryan Eagle, 28 Oct.1897, p.3, col.4.

THOMPSON, Mattie, Mrs.; Aged 31; wife of I.F. THOMPSON of Holligan; buried at Steep Hollow; left husband & 5 children; left sister Mrs. Mary GRAVES of Center & brother Rev. W.N. CRENSHAW of Iola; Mr. G.B. RISINGER of Village Mills was ½ brother. (weekly) Bryan Eagle, 12 Apr.1900, p.6, col.4

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