The Cressy Family

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George H.7 Cressy (Aaron Tyler6, Jonathan5, Nathan4, Noah3, John2, Mighill1)
Born October 29, 1848 in Beverly, Massachusetts.
Married November 23, 1870 Ida E. Brown of Lynn, Massachusetts, born November 15, 1851. She died 1916.
He was a shoe laster when a young man in Lynn, but returned to Beverly on a farm. He died 1928 in 80th year.

Children of Ida and George Cressy:
1045 I.

Mabel A.8 Cressy born October 26, 1871 in Lynn, Massachusetts, unmarried.

1046 II.

Maria J.8 Cressy born September 10, 1873 in Beverly, Massachusetts, unmarried.

1047 III.

Betsey D.8 Cressy born October 28, 1875 in Beverly, Massachusetts, unmarried, secretary.

1048 IV.

George S.8 Cressy born September 1, 1879 in Beverly, Massachusetts.
Married Grace Dodge of Salem in 1900.
He died February 20, 1926.
She died approximately 1938.

Children of Grace and George S. Cressy:
1049 I.

George Henry9 Cressy born April 3, 1901 in Salem, Massachusetts.
Married 1931 Charlotte C. Burr, born Croton, New York, the daughter of Rev. Charles E. Burr, a Baptist minister and Frederika L. Franklin Burr, in Providence, Rhode Island.
He died in 1970 at age 69, Portland, Maine.
She died in 1986 at age 84, Northampton, Massachusetts and is burried with her husband in Portland, Maine.

Children of Charlotte and George Cressy:
1237 I.

Jean Franklin10 (Cressy) Barker born October 12, 1932, in Waterville, Maine.
Married January 19, 1957 Elliott Rensselaer Barker III in Portland, Maine.

Children of Jean and Elliott Barker:

Susan Jean Barker (legally changed name to Sue Barker-Miller) born April 4, 1958, in Albany, New York.
Married Scott Miller on March 14, 1981. Divorced 1999.

Children of Sue Barker-Miller and Scott Miller:

Brent Scott Barker-Miller, born March 16, 1987, Stoneham, Massachusetts.


Eve Charlotte Barker-Miller, born July 15, 1990, Portland, Maine.


Mary Franklin (Barker) Tanzi, born November 23, 1959, in Richmond, Virginia
Married Carlo W. Tanzi, June 16, 1989.

1050 II.

LeRoy Dodge9 Cressy born April 10, 1903.
Married November 21, 1931, Bertha R. Lange of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in Reading, Pennsylvania. She was born Sept. 10, 1899.
He died in 1958 at 55 years.
She died in 1971 at age 72.

Children of Bertha and LeRoy Cressy Sr.:
1238 I.

Leroy Dodge10 Cressy Jr. born April 8, 1933 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

1245 II.

George Robert10 Cressy born August 7, 1941 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

1051 V.

Aaron T.8 Cressy born September 12, 1882 in Beverly, Massachusetts.
Married Carrie Durgin of Salem.

Children of Carrie and Aaron Cressy:
1246 I.

Clayton D.9 Cressy born July 26, ????

1247 II.

Earle B.9 Cressy.

1052 VI.

LeRoy B.8 Cressy born September 20, 1884 in Beverly, Massachusetts.
Married Blanche Abbott of Salem, Massachusetts, born 1875.
He worked as a shoe machinist, and died in 1947, Beverly, Massachusetts. She died July 27, 1915 in child birth, at 40 years.

Editors Note: There is a discrepancy between the records of mother and daughter concerning the birth or the daughter and the death of the mother. The printed book stated July 7, 1915 as Blanche (Abbott) Cressy's death while the daughter told my mother that she was born on July 27, 1915.

Children of Blanche and LeRoy B. Cressy:
1248 I.

Irene9 Cressy died Young.

1249 II.

Blanche Abbott9 (Cressy) Rhoden born July 27, 1915 in Salem, Massachusetts.
Married June 17, 1943 Roy Rhoden in Macclenny, Florida.
She attended Beverly High School. She was awarded a Diploma from the Perry Kindergarten Normal School and taught kindergarten for six years.

During WWII she joined the Waves in New York on July 15, 1943 and became an Aviation Machinist Mate (3rd class) V-10 USNR. She served in Norman, Oklahoma and Jacksonville, Florida and was Honorably Discharged from the Navy on October 17, 1945.

Blanche loved to paint in oil and watercolors, enjoyed reading, walking and was a church member. The Macclenny Woman's Club named Blanche Rhoden as "Woman of the Year 1989." She was named the "Home Resident of the Month" at the Veterans Domiciliary Home of Florida on February 11, 2000.

Children of Blanche and Roy Rhoden:

Edwin Rhoden born December 5, 1953, died July 9, 1997 at Lebanon, Virginia.

1053 VII.

Henry W.8 Cressy born December 8, 1889 in Beverly, Massachusetts.
Married Ida Clarke of Millinocket, Maine.

1250 I.

Carlton C.9 Cressy

1251 II.

Ida B.9 Cressy

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