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Jacob Elias Cress
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Birth: Apr. 24, 1824
Cabarrus County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Apr. 5, 1863
Moro
Lee County
Arkansas, USA

Son of Daniel Melanchthon Cress, Sr.
& Catherine "Katy" [Ludwick] Cress

Married Susannah Lavina Barringer
May 2, 1847
Cabarrus Co., North Carolina

Jacob moved with his family from NC
to MS and then on to AR along with
Moses Miller, his brother-in-law, &
sister Mary "Polly" Cress Miller,
during the years 1853-1857.
Jacob died of a fever in the spring
of 1863..after his death, Susannah
sold out in June 1867 and returned
to Cabarrus Co., North Carolina
with her five children.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Daniel Melanchthon Cress (1795 - 1843)
  Catherine Ludwick Cress (1798 - 1877)
 
 Spouse:
  Susannah Lavina Barringer Cress (1828 - 1869)*
 
 Children:
  Martha Josephine Cress Widenhouse (1849 - 1927)*
  Giles Richmond Pierson Cress (1851 - 1940)*
  Helen Cordelia Cress Cline (1855 - 1934)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Lovina Cress Miller (1820 - 1859)*
  Leah Cress Crowell (1821 - 1893)*
  Jacob Elias Cress (1824 - 1863)
  John Henry Cress (1826 - 1869)*
  Giles Cress (1828 - 1852)*
  Elias Cress (1830 - 1911)*
  Morgan M Cress (1832 - 1877)*
  Rachel Cress Beattie (1834 - 1923)*
  Harris Cress (1836 - 1862)*
  Valentine Cress (1838 - 1861)*
  Daniel Melanchthon Cress (1840 - 1920)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Miller Cemetery
Moro
Lee County
Arkansas, USA
 
Created by: LoRetta Hughes
Record added: Sep 03, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29550556
Jacob Elias Cress
Added by: W. Smith
 
 
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- LoRetta Hughes
 Added: Sep. 6, 2010
Rest in Peace, Jacob.
- Mary
 Added: Dec. 14, 2008
 
 
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