Crosby family.

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The Crosby family lived in Connecticut during the 1830s, 40s and 50s; the children married and moved to New York, Ohio, Indiana, and Michigan.

From the description of Papers, 1814-1915. (Grand Rapids Public Library). WorldCat record id: 17599181

Percy W. Crosby, son of William and Nancy Crosby of Thorndike, Maine, worked on a ranch in Flat Willow and Grass Range, Montana during 1894 and 1895 when he wrote to Clara B. (Belle) Gordon.

Clara B. (Belle) Gordon, daughter of Daniel and Allia Gordon of Thorndike, Maine, was born in 1869. She corresponded with Percy W. Crosby while he was working on a ranch in Montana and married him sometime after 1895.

From the description of Letters, 1886-1895 (bulk 1894-1895) (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 61141164

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Crosby family. Letters, 1886-1895 (bulk 1894-1895) Raymond H. Fogler Library
creatorOf Crosby family. Papers, 1828-1877. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Linnell, Ebenezer Harding, ca.1811-1864. Papers, 1831-1908. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Crosby family. Papers, 1814-1915. Grand Rapids Public Library
Role Title Holding Repository
Relation Name
associatedWith Agassiz, Elizabeth Cabot Cary, 1822-1907. person
associatedWith Agassiz, Louis, 1807-1873. person
associatedWith Crosby, Mary N. person
associatedWith Crosby, Nancy, b. ca. 1835. person
correspondedWith Crosby, Percy W. person
associatedWith Crosby, William, b. ca. 1821. person
associatedWith Crosby, William C. person
associatedWith Edward VII, King of Great Britain, 1841-1910. person
associatedWith Fourier, Charles, 1772-1837. person
correspondedWith Gordon, Clara B., b. 1869 person
associatedWith Linnell, Ebenezer Harding, ca.1811-1864. person
associatedWith Religious Union of Associationists (Boston, Mass.) corporateBody
associatedWith Watson, Emily. person
associatedWith Watson, Jeanette. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
New York (State)
Grass Range (Mont.)
United States
Montana--Grass Range
Boston (Mass.)
Ranch managers
Bills of lading
Fashion--19th century


Active 1814

Active 1915

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