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George Washington Cromlich
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Birth: Feb. 17, 1848
Siddonsburg
York County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Dec. 4, 1879
Indianapolis
Marion County
Indiana, USA

George was born February 17, 1848 in Siddonsburg, York County,Pennsylvania. His parents were Esther Ann Bell (1823-1901) and Frederick Crumlich (1820-1864). During the Civil War, his father was captured at the Battle of the Wilderness in Virginia and died in Andersonville Prison Camp. (Now listed in Andersonville database as Frederick Cromleigh.)
George was living in Canton, Ohio, in 1870 and did mechanical work there at a reaper shop. He became a skilled plasterer and was one of the artisans who worked on the Indiana Statehouse, which was completed about 1878.
He married Sarah Elizabeth McCleerey April 23, 1874 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Known as Sally, the daughter of Martha Blackwell and Andrew McCleerey, was born November 22, 1851 in Nashville, Brown County, Indiana.
George died of typhoid fever and pneumonia, on December 04,1879 in Indianapolis. He was buried in Crown Hill Cemetery, a month after his death. (The ground was frozen solid in December 1879.) Sally lived until March of 1914. She is buried beside her husband.

The children of George W. and Sally Cromlich were:

Maudy Addline Cromlich, Jan 21, 1875-April 1914
Martha Ann Cromlich, Jan 21, 1875-Jan. 21, 1875
Charles Omar Cromlich, Sept 10, 1877-Oct 17,1967
 
 
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 Parents:
  Frederick Crumlich (1818 - 1864)
  Esther Ann Bell Crumlich (1823 - 1899)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Elizabeth McCleerey Cromlich (1851 - 1914)
 
 Children:
  Maud A. Cromlich (1875 - 1914)*
  Charles Omar Cromlich (1877 - 1967)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Elizabeth Crumlich Firestone (1843 - 1907)*
  Adaline Crumlich Wolf (1845 - 1913)*
  George Washington Cromlich (1848 - 1879)
  Henry Bell Crumlich (1850 - 1926)*
  Sarah Crumlich Horner (1852 - 1912)*
  Rebecca Jane Crumlich Freysinger (1854 - 1893)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
FATHER
GEORGE W. CROMLICH
1848 - 1879
 
Note: burial: JAN 4,1880
 
Burial:
Crown Hill Cemetery
Indianapolis
Marion County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Section 31, Lot 12
 
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Originally Created by: Garczar
Record added: Aug 01, 2009
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George Washington Cromlich
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