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Posted: 920980800000
Classification: Query
Edited: 994733460000
Surnames: Moughmer, Crabtree
My great grandparents, John Charles Crabtree and his wife, Matilda Moughmer, moved to WI in the 1860s - first to Green Co. and eventually to Dane Co., near Sun Prairie.

111-111-111 John Charles Crabtree, b. 8 Dec. 1835, Lancashire, England, d. 13 (16) Jan. 1916, Burke, WI; m. 29 Aug. 1857, PA, Matilda Moughmer, b. 15 (6) June 1835, Center County, PA, d. 18 Dec. 1897, Burke, WI. He farmed at Juda, in Green Co., for 1 year and then bought land near Monroe. He sold the farm in 1877 and bought 95 acres in sec. 11, Burke Twn.

Matilda was dau. of Adam [1810 U.S. Census of Pennsylvania; In Amwell Borough, Washington County, is found a family under the Head of Household name of Adam Maughemer (note spelling)], b. Berks (Buks) Co., PA, and Margaret Traister, b. Salem's Grove, Snyder Co., PA. Matilda d. 18 June 1897 at the old homestead, Burke, WI, Madison Road, south of Token Creek. John Charles and Matilda lived with James Albert on the old homestead in Burke, WI.

111-111-111-2 Cyrus W. Crabtree, b. 18 Sept. 1858/9, Center County PA, m. Jessie Crampton.

111-111-111-3 Nathan Crabtree, b. Mar. 1860, d. 24 Nov. 1861

111-111-111-4 Margaret Rebecca (Aunt Maggie), b. 11 Oct. 1861, Center Co. PA

111-111-111-5 Mary Alice, b. 23 Feb. 1863, Center Co., PA, d. 18 Nov. 1941

111-111-111-6 Jonathan Elmer, b. 21 Jan. 1865 Center Co. PA, d. 30 May 1907

111-111-111-7 Anna (Annie), b. 27 June 1868 Monroe, WI, d. 6 May 1962

111-111-111-8 John Charles (Uncle Charlie), b. 13

Sept. 1870, Monroe, Green Co., WI

111-111-111-9 James Albert (Allie), b. 18 Mar. 1872 Monroe, WI, d. 26 Nov. 1920 Town of Windsor

111-111-111-0 Cordelia Belle (Aunt Cora), b. 11 Sept. 1874, Monroe, WI, d. 29 Dec. 1962

111-111-111-1 George Edward (Eddy), b. 14 Dec. 1879 Albany, WI, d. 22 June 1965 Sun Prairie, WI

I have additional information on John's family, going back to England, that I would be happy to share with anyone who is interested, but I know nothing more about Matilda's family. I would like to hear from anyone with information on this family.
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