Re: Edward Crabb (ERC3)
Edward Ralph Crabb 3rd was born 1800 Berkeley County, Virginia.He married Elinor or Eleanor Jones 10 Jan 1828 Pickaway County, Ohio and they had 8 children: Thomas, Cora, Letitia, Rachel, Nancy Elizabeth, Eustralia, and twins Benjamin Franklin and Hugh Maxwell Crabb. Edward Ralph Crabb 3rd died before 1880.
Edward Ralph Crabb 3rd's father is Thomas S. Crabb born 1773/1774 Berkeley County, Virginia. Thomas S. Crabb married Letitia or Martha Maxwell about 1795.Thomas S. Crabb died 3 May 1852 in Pickaway County, Ohio.
Thomas S. Crabb and his brother John W. Crabb born 3 May 1776 Berkeley County, Virginia, were the sons of Edward R. Crabb and Rachel Steele and they died and their sons were adopted by their relatives Edward Ralph Crabb and Rachel [not a Ball] Bailey. Edward Ralph Crabb and Rachel Bailey purchased land in Sleepy Creek, Berkeley, Virginia, now Morgan County, West Virginia and sold the land when they went to Ohio.
Edward Ralph Crabb was chr 29 Sep 1761 Saint Dominick, Cornwall, England, came to Virginia, USA and married Rachel [not a Ball] Bailey about 1784 near the Pennsylvania and Virginia border by a traveling minister they met there.Edward and Rachel had 9 children: Thomas S., John W., Mary or Polly, Jeremiah, William, James M., Henry, Stephen, and Rachel Crabb.
Edward Ralph Crabb's parents are Edward R. Crabb chr 22 Oct 1725 Linkinhorne, Cornwall, England and married Jane Geddy.Ralph and Jane came to Virginia, USA.Edward and Jane had 6 children: Samuel Thomas, Mary, Jane, Edward R., Elizabeth, and Priscilla Crabb.Jane died about 1768 in Berkeley County, Virginia and her husband died in Pickaway County, Ohio.
Richard Prall's book is not going to help you.This is my cousin's Barb Crabb Curley DeMarco's line and she and us cousins researched and documented this genealogy many years ago.
I have this Crabb genealogy on rootsweb and ancestry. If you have questions please contact me.