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George William Cregg

George William Cregg

Male 1846 - 1917  (70 years)

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  • Name George William Cregg 
    Born 4 Jul 1846  New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Military History 1 Jan 1864  Civil War Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Enlisted as a Private January 1, 1864 in the 2nd Pennsylvania Cavalry. Transferred to Company A of the 1st Provencial Cavalry June 17, 1865. Mustered out July 20, 1865. 
    Census 1880  Lincoln, Smith County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    LnHholdGivenSurnameRelationGenderRaceBirthDateAgeStatusBirthPlaceBirthPlace
    of Father
    BirthPlace
    of Mother
    OccupationStreet
    ?49George W.Creggheadmalewhite184733Pennsylvania
    ?49IsabelCreggwifefemalewhite185723Pennsylvania
    ?49AlmedaCreggdaughterfemalewhite18737Pennsylvania
    ?49AnnieCreggdaughterfemalewhite18755Michigan
    ?49JohnCreggsonmalewhite18782Michigan
      Transcript ID is  dbid=9999&iid=1bp2_802   
    Census 1900  Conneaut Township, Erie County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    LnHholdGivenSurnameRelationGenderRaceBirthDateAgeStatusYears
    Married
    Children
    Born/Living
    BirthPlaceBirthPlace
    of Father
    BirthPlace
    of Mother
    Immigration
    Year
    Occupation
    ?20GeorgeCreggheadmalewhiteJul 184554married28Pennsylvaniafarmer
    ?20B. IsabelCreggwifefemalewhiteApr 185644married2877Pennsylvania
    ?20G. WilliamCreggsonmalewhiteNov 188118singleKansasfarm laborer
    ?20O. HenryCreggsonmalewhiteFeb 188416singleKansasteamster
    ?20M. GracieCreggdaughterfemalewhiteAug 188910singlePennsylvania
    ?20R. FrankCreggsonmalewhiteAug 18927singlePennsylvania
    ?20M. JohnCreggsonmalewhiteDec 187722married3Pennsylvania
    ?20B. ClaraCreggdaughter-in-lawfemalewhiteAug 187920married322Pennsylvania
    ?20J. HazelCregggranddaughterfemalewhiteJun 18982singlePennsylvania
    ?20E. FloraCregggranddaughterfemalewhiteMay 19000singlePennsylvania
      Transcript ID is  dbid=9999&iid=2nbw_800   
    Census 1910  Linesville, Crawford, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    LnHholdGivenSurnameRelationGenderRaceBirthDateAgeStatusYears
    Married
    Children
    Born/Living
    BirthPlaceBirthPlace
    of Father
    BirthPlace
    of Mother
    Immigration
    Year
    Occupation
    ?174George W.Creggheadmalewhite184763married38Pennsylvaniafish peddler
    ?174Belle B.Creggwifefemalewhite185654married3886Pennsylvania
    ?174Frank R.Creggsonmalewhite189317singlePennsylvanialivery hostler
      Transcript ID is  dbid=9999&iid=xqny_801   
    Died 20 Jun 1917  Linesville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage and previous cerebral hemorrhage
    • from the June 27, 1917 issue of the Linesville Herald:
      George Cregg was born July 4, 1846 in State of New York, died June 20, 1917, Linesville. He married Isabel B. Briggs, April 17, 1872; to this union was born eight children five of whom survive. He was a member of Co. A. 1st Regt. Provisional Penna mounted infantry, enlisting Feb. 16, 1865, to serve one year or during the war - his honorable discharge dates from July 13, 1865 at Clouds Mills, Va. He is survived by wife, sons, William Frank, Henry, daughters, Mrs. Anna Rider and Grace, and two sisters - Mrs. Sarah Wallace and Mrs. Rachel Bullis, one brother John Cregg. The funeral was held Friday at Baptist church, conducted by Rev. Mr. Dwyer. Interment in Linesville cemetery.
      Resolutions of Respect
      In memory of comrade George Cregg
      Sleep on ye fallen comrade, the victory you have won
      You've served the nation's banner, your task has been well done.
      Rest under wreaths of laurels by grateful people given,
      We strew your grave with flowers, the sweetest gift of heaven.

      Commander - it is our sad duty to report to you that Comrade George Cregg, a late member of Company A. of Pa. Cavalry during the war of the Rebellion, and who was a tried, true and faithful member of Linesville Post, No. 352, Department of Penna., GAR ws on June 20, 1917, called by our Great Commander to the Grand Army above.
      Wherefore We your Committee, in testimony of his loyalty to his country when her glorious principles of freedom were assailed; of his private character as a citizen, and as a true and loyal member of the Grand Army of the Republic, recommend that a copy of these expressions of our regard for the fallen Comrade be sent to his family.
      Henry A. Hall
      Eber Lewis, C.C. Dennis - Committee

      Card of Thanks
      We wish to thank our friends and neighbors and the GAR for their sympathy and help so kindly given during the illness and eath of our belvoed husband and father.
      Mrs. Bell Cregg, Mrs. Anna Rider, Wm. Cregg, Henry Cregg, Mrs. Grace Burr
    Pennsylvania Death Certificate
    Pennsylvania Death Certificate
    George William Cregg
    Buried 22 Jun 1917  Linesville Cemetery, Linesville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Section X, Lot 68, Grave 4
    Cregg, George William
    Cregg, George William
    1846-1917
    Plot: Section X, Lot 68, Grave 4
    Person ID I36966  Local Families
    Last Modified 10 Feb 2016 

    Father William Cregg 
    Mother Maryann Frost,   b. About 1811, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F4642  Group Sheet

    Family Isabell Brandon Briggs,   b. 17 Aor 1856, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1934, Pine Township, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 17 Apr 1872  Linesville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Almeda Cregg,   b. 1 Apr 1873, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jul 1915, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
    +2. Anna Alfreda Cregg,   b. 21 Dec 1874, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1926, Linesville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
    +3. John M. Cregg,   b. 8 Dec 1877, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1902, West Springfield, Erie County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years)
     4. William George Cregg,   b. 7 Nov 1881, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1949, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     5. Henry Oscar Cregg,   b. 23 Feb 1884, Portis, Osborne County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jul 1956, Saegertown, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     6. Nellie Grace Cregg,   b. 23 Aug 1889, Linesville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1930, New Castle, Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
     7. Frank R. Cregg,   b. 15 Aug 1892, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 10 Feb 2016 
    Family ID F4644  Group Sheet