The Cressy Family

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William H9 Cressey (Charles H.8, Daniel7, John M.6, John W.5, John4, Daniel3, John2, Mighill1)

William H. Cressey
William H. Cressey
Westbrook, Maine
Division Commander, 1909-1910
Sons of Union Veterans' of the Civil War

Born May 1, 1872, in Dayton, Maine.
Married June 4, 1896, Carrie Drown, daughter of Alonzo Drown of Gorham, Maine, born September 15, 1874.
He graduated at Buxton High School in the first class, 1890, Shaw's Business College, Portland, Main, 1891. He was assistant bookkeeper for F. O. Bailey Company, Portland, served as Alderman of Westbrook, Maine, Captain Sons of Veterans' Camp, and State Commander Maine Division, also National Commander-in-Chief. He was employed by Ansel H. Porter, grocer, at Westbrook, 16 years. Served as secretary and director of the Maine Wholesale and Retail Grocers' Association. Some years ago he formed a Partnership in the grocery business with Frank Graffam, under the firm name Cressey & Graffam. He and his wife are members of First Parish Church, Gorham, Maine

Children of Carrie and William H. Cressey:
1113 I.

Phyllis D.10 (Cressey) Jensen born January 12, 1901.
Married September 3, 1927, Carl B. Jensen, teacher manual training and some classes High School, Freeport, Maine.

Children of Phyllis and Carl B. Jensen:

Patricia E. Jensen, born April 1, 1929.

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