Hello All! I have been consumed with researching the CRESS/CRACE/CRASE family - all descendants of George "Revultionary War" CRESS for the last year.I have a copy of his U.S. government pension papers.I am trying to compile a complete genealogy of all of his descendants - at least down to 1900 or so.Here is a summary of the first generation: George Cress b. 1739 d. 25 Feb. 1823 Gallia co., OH (I have visited the courthouse their) He mar. Christiana b. 1738 d. 30 July 1823 Gallia co., OH Children: Nicholasb. 3 May 1762 Adams co, PA d. Sep. 1797 to Dec. 1799 (conflicting info) mar. Elizabeth Summers b. 1761 Augusta co., VAd. 1865 several places mentioned They had 7 children: George, John, David E., Samuel D., Andrew J., Joshua T., Nicholas
Henry b. 1767 Adams co., PAd. 1852 Gallia co., OH mar. Christiana Bay b. 1767 Rockbridge co., VAd. 1834-1850 Gallia co., OH ?? They had 6 children: Margaret, Mary, Elizabeth, Christina, Delila and son perhaps George
John b. 30 Nov. 1767 Adams co., PAd. Bef. 1820 mar. Elizabeth LinnI know nothing of their children
George CRACE (this is the first CRESS descendant that I have seen change surname spelling) b. 21 Oct 1770 Adams co., PA d. After 1823 mar. Charisty Morgan b. Abt 1770 Shenandoah co., VAThey had 5 children: Peter, Elizabeth, Sally, Christina, Margaret
David b. 19 Dec. 1771I know nothing more about him - does anyone else ??
Christiana b. 1772 or 1786 d. Abt 1860 in Ohio.mar. George Williams - know nothing about any children
Jacob b. 1777 Adams co., PA d. Abt 1855 ?mar. Rosanna Coons b. 11 Oct 1779 York co., PA - Anyone know anything about any children?
Elizabeth b. 1777 Adams co., PAd. After 1823mar. John Miller b. ca 1777 d. 14 May 1857 Augusta co, VA - know nothing of any children
Catherine b. 1780 Augusta co., VAmar. Powlis Winter (also spelled Winture) b. before 1782 - know nothing of any children
If anyone can fill in any details please contact me.Where I list the names of children of George's kids, I usually have much more info about them and their descendants.