JOHN CROUCH, SR. of TYGART VALLEY (W) VA. & BOURBON CO. KY. Updated May 23, 2005
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Research is ongoing on John Crouch Sr. and his family. He is first located in Augusta County Va. in 1750 and is followed to NC, back to Va. and to Tygart Valley in present-day W. Va., then on to Bourbon County Ky., and finally to Ross County Ohio where he died in 1800. This material is based on currently completed research and it is expected that it will be updated from time to time as additional research is completed.
Additional research is also in progress on John Crouch, Jr., his family and descendents.
The original of these files contain numerous footnotes that give the source of most of the data. Contact me via e-mail if you are interested in any of the source information.
Introduction (4 KB) This file contains an introduction to the paper and a very brief overview of the life of John Crouch, Sr.
South Branch (7 KB) This file establishes that John Crouch was probably at South Branch Manor and includes a brief discussion of the area.
North Carolina (4 KB) This file covers John Crouch's move to North Carolina including the approximate location.
Return to Virginia (5 KB) This file covers John Crouch's return to Virginia and his settlement in present-day Tucker County West Virginia.
Tygart Valley (20 KB) This file covers John Crouch's move to Tygart Valley and the settlements of himself and his family in the areas of present-day Valley Bend, Mill Creek , and Huttonsville, West Virginia.
Kentucky and Ohio (6 KB) This file covers the move of John Crouch, Sr. and most of his family to Kentucky and the later move of part of them to Ohio where John, Sr. died in 1800.