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Re: McCroskey-Aven-Duff Connections
Posted by: Kerry McGrath (ID *****5418) Date: August 10, 2002 at 08:56:37
In Reply to: Re: McCroskey-Aven-Duff Connections by Veronica Franks of 132


Matthew Duff McCroskey was Rachel Caroline McCroskey's father. He and two other brothers James McCroskey and William Barton McCroskey moved to what is now Christian County Missouri in the mid-nineteenth century.

There is information about the McCroskey family on Rootsweb World Connect project. The following comes from that soID: I1757 Name: Matthew Duff MCCROSKEY Sex: M Birth: 01 JAN 1808 in VA Death: 12 JAN 1869 in Christian Co., MO Burial: Patterson Cemetery, Christian Co., MO 1 Occupation: Methodist Minister,farmer

Father: James MCCROSKEY b: 1766 in Augusta Co., VA (now Rockbridge Co.)
Mother: Ann DUFF

Marriage 1 Elizabeth M. HICKEY b: 03 JUL 1804

ID: I1758 Name: Elizabeth M. HICKEY Sex: F Birth: 03 JUL 1804 Death: 05 MAR 1875 Burial: Patterson Cemetery, Christian Co., MO

Marriage 1 Matthew Duff MCCROSKEY b: 01 JAN 1808 in VA

1.       Rachel Caroline MCCROSKEY b: 1830 in Sullivan Co., TN
2.       Jane MCCROSKEY b: 1832 in Sullivan Co., TN
3.       Martha MCCROSKEY b: 1834 in Sullivan Co., TN
4.       Margaret MCCROSKEY b: 1835 in Sullivan Co., TN
5.       William James MCCROSKEY b: 1836 in Sullivan Co., TN
6.       Mary MCCROSKEY b: 1837 in Sullivan Co., TN
7.       Amanda G. MCCROSKEY b: 20 APR 1841 in Sullivan Co., TN
8.       Nancy Ellen MCCROSKEY b: 1842 in MO
9.       Charlotta Belinda MCCROSKEY b: 19 MAR 1847 in MO
10.       Matthew Duff MCCROSKEY b: 28 DEC 1848 in MO

ID: I1799 Name: Rachel Caroline MCCROSKEY Sex: F Birth: 1830 in Sullivan Co., TN Death: 30 AUG 1878 in Arkansas 1

Father: Matthew Duff MCCROSKEY b: 01 JAN 1808 in VA
Mother: Elizabeth M. HICKEY b: 03 JUL 1804

Marriage 1 Benjamin Gates PATTERSON b: 22 SEP 1820
       Married: 02 FEB 1847 in Greene Co., MO 1

Posted on Rootsweb World Connect Project:
Change Date: 22 MAY 2000 (Heather Anderson downloaded 4/2501)

Based on information provided by Gladys Ritzhaupt

Hope this helps,

Kerry McGrath

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