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William B Crabb
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Birth: Jul. 19, 1843
Henry County
Kentucky, USA
Death: May 31, 1920

Kentucky: A History of the State
Battle, Perrin, & Kniffin, 6th ed., 1887
Henry Co.


W. B. CRABB was born in Henry County, Ky., July 19, 1843, the eldest son of five children born to A. C. and Sarah A. (Barnett) Crabb. A. C. was born in Henry County, January 25, 1817, was always engaged in farming pursuits and died July 6, 1876. He was a son of Jeremiah and Eleanor (Compton) Crabb. Mrs. Sarah A. Crabb was born in Green County, Ky., a daughter of William Barnett. Our subject received a good education at the Eminence and Georgetown (Ky.) Colleges. In 1862 he enlisted in the Confederate Army, Company H, Fourth Kentucky Cavalry, and remained until the struggle closed. He married, May 18, 1871, Belle Guthrie, of Henry County, Ky., daughter of James and Fannie (Smith) Guthrie, and three children have bless their union: Fannie G., Lewis C. and James Guthrie. Mr. Crabb is comfortably situated on a nice farm of 317 acres near Eminence. He is an extensive dealer in fine horses and trotters; also buy mules and horses and ships by the car load.




 
 
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 Parents:
  Alexander Compton Crabb (1817 - 1876)
  Sarah Agnes Barnett Crabb (1825 - 1855)
 
 Spouse:
  Belle Guthrie Crabb (1850 - 1922)
 
 Children:
  Fannie Guthrie Crabb Scott (1874 - 1932)*
 
 Siblings:
  William B Crabb (1843 - 1920)
  Mary Ellen Crabb (1845 - 1863)*
  J. Edward Crabb (1847 - 1857)*
  John C Crabb (1852 - 1859)*
  Charles Compton Crabb (1860 - 1935)**
  Anna Elizabeth Crabb Forsee (1863 - 1957)**
  Albert H Crabb (1868 - 1875)**
  Mary Bell Crabb (1871 - 1872)**
  Lou Emma Crabb (1872 - 1875)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Eminence Cemetery
Eminence
Henry County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: Genealogy Girl
Record added: Aug 11, 2008
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William B Crabb
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William B Crabb
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