The Cressy Family

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Willis E.7 Cressey (William P.6, Edward W.5, Daniel4, Daniel3, John2, Mighill1)
Born 1846 in Bradford New Hampshire, married:
(1) 1869 Mrs. Lucy J. Middleham of Rock Island, Illinois who died in 1887.
(2) 1889 Mary A. Turner of Rock Island, Illinois.
He was educated at Bradford and Colby Academy; was a soldier in Civil War in 16th New Hampshire Regiment. He was a fine musician and devoted his life to that occupation. He went to Illinois and then to Independence, Oregon, where he organized and built up good musical societies. He died there in 1897 at 51; was an excellent violinist.

Children of Lucy and Willis Cressey:
1013 I.

Mayor Warren Plummer8 Cressey born January 5, 1871, in Rock Island, Illinois, married:
(1) 1897 Mary Uglow of Portland, Oregon.
(2) 1925 Nellie Flanders of Warner, New Hampshire.
He was educated in Bradford and Simmonds High School at Warner, New Hampshire; been a successful merchant in South Bend, Washington State, served as Mayor and Postmaster of the City of South Bend. Has his father's violin.

Children of Mary and Warren P. Cressey:
1014 I.

Willis Earl9 Cressey born September 10, 1901 in South Bend, Washington. Served as Secretary to Congressman Albert Johnson, Washington, D.C., four years. Now with Spaulding Brothers.

1015 II.

Frederick Norman9 Cressey born April 10, 1903 in South Bend, Washington. With Horlucks Corporation in Seattle, Washington

1016 II.

Jessie L.8 Cressey born 1873 in Rock Island, Illinois, died young.

1017 III.

Gould Turner8 Cressey born in 1890 in Oregon. Druggist, Portland, Oregon.

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LeRoy D. Cressy