George Cravenor Schrecengost (1849 - 1881)

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George Cravenor Schrecengost
1849 - 1881
updated February 06, 2019
George Cravenor Schrecengost, father to 10 children, was born around February 26, 1849 in Pennsylvania. He was born to Hannah Cravenor and George Schrecengost, with siblings Benjamin, Issac, David, Daniel, Joseph, Sarah, Samuel, Mary, William, and Hanna. George's partner was Mary Pauline "Polly" Schrecengost, and they gave birth to Charles Ross Schrecengost, Lizzie Bell Schrecengost, Hannah Catharine (Schrecengost) Black, Foust Miller Schrecengost, Frank Byers Schrecengost, William Merch Schrecengost, Nellie May Schrecengost, Homer Erwin Schrecengost, Grace Mabel (Schrecengost) Harter, and Walter Labana Schrecengost. He died around December 29, 1881 in Kittanning, Pennsylvania at 32 years old.

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George Cravenor Schrecengost Biography

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Most Commonly Known Name

George Cravenor Schrecengost

First name

George

Middle name

Cravenor

Last Name(s)

Nickname(s) or aliases

Gender

Male

Birth

George Schrecengost was born in Chester County, Pennsylvania United States 19320

Death

George Schrecengost died in Kittanning, Armstrong County, Pennsylvania United States 16201

Cause of death

ILL

Burial / Funeral

in Kittanning, Armstrong County, Pennsylvania United States 16201

Obituary

Ethnicity & Lineage

White

Nationality & Locations Lived

American

Religion

Lutheran

Last Known Residence

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Education

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Professions

Carpenter and built many homes

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George Cravenor Schrecengost Family Tree

George's immediate relatives including parents, siblings, partnerships and children in the Schrecengost family tree.

Parents:

Hannah Cravenor
Apr 4, 1820 - Apr 28, 1889
George Schrecengost
Feb 2, 1815 - May 7, 1898

Siblings:

Benjamin Ury Schrecengost
around Sep 6, 1837 - around Feb 14, 1903
Issac Adam Schrecengost
Jan 20, 1839 - around Jun 26, 1839
Daniel Levi Schrecengost
Oct 27, 1842 - Mar 25, 1851
Joseph Mosgrove Schrecengost
Feb 15, 1845 - around Jul 9, 1921
Samuel Peter Schrecengost
Born: Feb 20, 1851
Mary Elizabeth Schrecengost
Born: Aug 18, 1853
William Love Schrecengost
Born: Mar 5, 1856
Hanna Susannah (Schrecengost) Bishoff
around Jul 19, 1860 - around Mar 31, 1942
Relationships:

Spouse:

Mary Pauline "Polly" Schrecengost
Born: around May 2, 1852

Children:

Charles Ross Schrecengost
1884 - Oct 20, 1964
PA
Lizzie Bell Schrecengost
May 15, 1875 - May 2, 1876
Foust Miller Schrecengost
October 1880 - Feb 16, 1922
Frank Byers Schrecengost
May 26, 1872 - around Dec 27, 1955
Yatesboro, PA, United States
William Merch Schrecengost
Aug 29, 1887 - Nov 19, 1963
Kittanning, PA, United States
Nellie May Schrecengost
around Sep 21, 1889 - around Sep 8, 1962
Butler, PA, United States
Homer Erwin Schrecengost
Jul 17, 1894 - Dec 27, 1969
Kittanning, PA
Grace Mabel (Schrecengost) Harter
around Aug 22, 1896 - around Jun 17, 1973
Walter Labana Schrecengost
around Jan 27, 1898 - around Jan 15, 1945

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His Wife was a Mary Pauline "Polly" Schrecengost
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George Schrecengost Obituary

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He is buried at Christ Rupp Church Cemetery in Kittanning,PA

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1849 - 1881 World Events

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In 1849, in the year that George Cravenor Schrecengost was born, on January 23rd, British-born Elizabeth Blackwell became a doctor in the U.S. She earned a medical degree at the Geneva Medical College in New York. Blackwell was the first female doctor with a degree in the U.S.

In 1858, by the time he was just 9 years old, on October 28th, Macy's department store opened in New York City. Founded by Rowland Hussey Macy, it was at first a dry goods store - essentially a store that sold textiles, ready-to-wear clothing, and sundries

In 1867, by the time he was 18 years old, on March 30th, Alaska was bought by the US from Russia for $7.2 million dollars, which worked out to about 2 cents per acre. The newspapers called it "Seward's Folly" because United States Secretary of State William H. Seward negotiated the purchase and Alaska was seen as frozen, useless land.

In 1875, he was 26 years old when on February 21st, Jeanne Calment was born in southern France. Her father was a shipbuilder and her mother was from a family of millers. She died August 4th, 1997 of natural causes - the world's oldest documented person to have ever lived - at the age of 122 years and 164 days.

In 1881, in the year of George Cravenor Schrecengost's passing, on October 26th, the "Gunfight at the O.K. Corral" happened in Tombstone, Arizona. The gunfight lasted only 30 seconds - the Earps and Doc Holliday on one side and the "Cowboys" on the other side. The McLaury brothers and Billy Clanton of the Cowboys were killed. Two of the Earp brothers and Doc Holliday were wounded.

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Other George Schrecengosts

George Byers Schrecengost
1903 - around Sep 13, 1969
George F.K. Schrecengost
Born: January 1878
George Schrecengost
Feb 2, 1815 - May 7, 1898

Other Schrecengosts

Benjamin Schrecengost
around Nov 15, 1789 - March 1865
Walter Labana Schrecengost
around Jan 27, 1898 - around Jan 15, 1945
Fonda Alene (Schrecengost) Held
around Aug 17, 1919 - around Nov 21, 2012
Julia M Schrecengost
Born: around 1919
Minnesota, United States
Paul W Schrecengost
Born: around 1913
Pennsylvania, United States
Keith E Schrecengost
Born: around 1946
Pennsylvania, United States
Algiera G Schrecengost
Born: around 1900
Pennsylvania, United States
Jack W Schrecengost
Born: around 1920
United States
James D Schrecengost
Born: around 1920
Pennsylvania, United States
Harold R Schrecengost
Born: around 1921
United States
Eugene E Schrecengost
Born: around 1922
Pennsylvania, United States
Ray W Jr Schrecengost
Born: around 1926
United States
Joseph F Schrecengost
Born: around 1926
Pennsylvania, United States
Warren D Schrecengost
Born: around 1926
Tennessee, United States
William B Schrecengost
Born: around 1917
Oklahoma, United States
Robert L Schrecengost
Born: around 1918
Pennsylvania, United States
Howard E Schrecengost
Born: around 1915
Oregon, United States
John F Schrecengost
Born: around 1918
Pennsylvania, United States
Karl G Schrecengost
Born: around 1915
Pennsylvania, United States

Other Bios

Benjamin Schrecengost
around Nov 15, 1789 - March 1865
Walter Labana Schrecengost
around Jan 27, 1898 - around Jan 15, 1945
Doris E. Samuel
Born: May 8, 1946
William Richard Icely
Oct 21, 1924 - Aug 31, 2011
Ashtabula, OH, United States
Ellen Crawly
Born: 1844
Pentridge, Australia
Catherine Crosby Mcdonnell
Melbourne, Australia
Mary Egan Carroll
Melbourne, Australia
John Mccaffrey
Heidelberg, Australia
Margaret Monaghan Mccaffrey
Heidelberg, Australia
Catherine Geohegan Sellar
Campaspe, Australia
Alice Meaney King
Melbourne, Australia
James Gilby
Melbourne, Australia
Honora Sullivan Hurley
Melbourne, Australia
Mary Mccarthy Skidmore
Moon, Australia
Bridget Mahoney Spall
Port, Australia
Maria Jackson Purcell
Geelong, Australia
Johanna Mccarthy
Born: 1845
Melbourne, Australia
Patrick Connor
Twofold Bay, Australia
Mary Culvan Mckin
Geelong, Australia
Pierce Purcel
Dare, Australia
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