Sunday, July 12, 2015

Charles G Crippen.

Charles G Crippen. 

Birth: Feb. 21, 1864, New York.
Death: Apr. 15, 1907, Gove County, Kansas,

Parents: John and Harriet Crippen.

Siblings: George P., Hiram, Lucy, Charles G. Crippen.

Wife; Emma J Crippen (1864 - 1949).
Married 1895.

Children: Leon G.,  Verda Marie Crippen (1898 - 1919), Raymond E. Crippen (1899 - 1961).

Burial: Gove Cemetery, Gove, Gove County, Kansas.

Mr.. Crippen first came to Russell County, Kansas, in 1879, with his parents he was 15, years old. Then moved to Gove County in 1880.  He later took a claim 3 miles south of Buffalo Park. In 1898 moved to Gove city, where he became a blacksmith and County Commissioner was also Mayor of the City. 

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