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William Sweazy McCrea
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Birth: Jan. 18, 1855
Death: Jan. 2, 1932

While visiting the cemetery in the early 1970's with my grandfather Mathias, son of William, he told me the birth date on William's marker was incorrect. He was born in 1855 not 1854.
William Bunn McCrea Jr., Great grandson of William Sweazy McCrea.

William S. McCrea, a well known resident of Pattenburg, where for a number of years he followed the occupation of a carpenter, died at his home Saturday morning, aged 77 years. Mr. McCrea is survived by three sons, Harry O., Mathias and Arthur S. McCrea, of Pattenburg; 10 grandchildren, two brothers, Abram L., of Elizabeth; Anson B., of Pattenburg, and three sisters, Mrs. Lydia Alpaugh, Annandale; Mrs. Harriet S. Dalrymple, Washington, N. J., and Mrs. Elizabeth Apgar, of Lebanon, N. J.

A funeral service will be conducted at his late home Tuesday afternoon at 1:30. At 2 o'clock there will be a service in the Pattenburg Methodist Episcopal Church and interment will be made in the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.

Source:
Easton Express Times - Jan 09 1932, Page 8.

Thanks to Find A Grave contributor Beverly G. Kirby-McDonough
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Mathias McCrea (1825 - 1898)
  Sarah Ann Sweazy McCrea (1829 - 1881)
 
 Spouse:
  Caroline Adelia Opdycke McCrea (1861 - 1921)
 
 Children:
  Harry Opdyke McCrea (1880 - 1942)*
  Mathias McCrea (1886 - 1975)*
  Arthur Sylvester McCrea (1891 - 1949)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lydia McCrea Alpaugh (1848 - 1938)*
  Catharine R. McCrea (1854 - 1892)*
  William Sweazy McCrea (1855 - 1932)
  Fletcher L. McCrea (1864 - 1890)*
  Elizabeth McCrea Apgar (1867 - 1947)*
  Anson Burlingame McCrea (1871 - 1953)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Pleasant Cemetery
Mount Pleasant
Hunterdon County
New Jersey, USA
 
Created by: Bill McCrea
Record added: Nov 22, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62013277
William Sweazy McCrea
Added by: Bill McCrea
 
 
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