Name: Carlton William CRUMB 1 2 3
Birth: 17 AUG 1833 in Edmeston, Otsego Co., New York
Death: 31 OCT 1914 in Adams Center, Jefferson Co., New York
Burial: Milton Cemetery, Milton, Rock Co., Wisconsin
Religion: Seventh-Day Baptist
Change Date: 29 OCT 2005
Census: 1860 Walworth, Walworth Co., Wisconsin
Census: 1880 Walworth, Walworth Co., Wisconsin
"The Sabbath Recorder", Vol 77, No 20, p 640, Nov. 16, 1914.
Carlton William Crumb was born in Otsego County, N. Y., August 17, 1833, one of the eight children of Joseph T. and Harriet Crumb.
The family moved to Walworth, Wis., when he was nine years old. He was married to Mary Jane Dowse, October, 1861. Two of their six children died in infancy, Doctor Gertrude in 1908, and three are living. There are two grandchildren. In order to provide better school advantages for their children they moved to Milton in 1885. Mrs. Crumb died in 1912. Mr. Crumb was baptized when a lad, by Eld. O. P. Hull and joined the Walworth Church, his membership being later transferred to Milton. He was interested in every good cause, especially in the suppression of the liquor traffic. He kept in touch with the events of the day, he was a good story-teller and had a keen, but kindly, wit. He was a companionable man. He had faith in the triumph of Christ's kingdom for which he prayed. He took the Sabbath Recorder fifty-five years.
He died at Adams Center, N. Y., October 31, 1914. Funeral services were conducted November 2, by Pastor L. C. Randolph at the home of Dr. and Mrs. L. M. Babcock, Milton, Wis. Text, Revelation 14: 13. L. C. R.
Father: Joseph Talcott CRUMB b: 17 JAN 1800 in Leonardsville, Madison Co., New York
Mother: Harriet Matilda DOWSE b: 2 JAN 1798 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut
Mary Jane DOWSE b: 27 JUN 1837 in South Brookfield, Madison Co., New York
- Charlotte Louise CRUMB b: 17 JAN 1876 in Walworth Co., Wisconsin
- Text: Rootsweb Worldconnect database by Jon Saunders, firstname.lastname@example.org, http://worldconnect.genealogy.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=:2232377
- Text: Book, Title: ?Elder John Crandall of Rhode Island and His Descendants? by John Cortland Crandall; Higginson Book Co., Salem MA; Date: 1949
- Text: ?The Crumb Genealogy: Descendants of Daniel Crumb of Westerly, Rhode Island?; by Clara Crumb Fisk; Publication: Higginson Book Co., Salem MA; Date: 1956