CRUDGINGTON CLAN FROM TN TO TX
Adram Crudgington had a son named Elijah Eli Crudgington who was born on Sept 26, 1825 in Sullivan Co, Tn. He married Rowena Caroline Fender on Oct 9, 1856 in Roane Co, Tn. Several children were born in Tn, John Robert 1857, Jonathan W. 1859, James Madison 1860 (my great grandfather), Sarah Elizabeth 1861, Cynthia Ann 1863, William Brownlee 1865, Emiline Emma 1867, and George Elbert 1871 or 1874. The last child Lydia Ellen (Ella) 1874 was born in Texas.
Elijah fought in the Civil War. In 1870 moved his family from Tennessee to Texas. He first settled in Kaufman Co, Tx, then in 1877 moved his family to Stephens Co, Tx.
James Madison born was born Aug 13, 1860 in Roane Co, Tn. He died Nov 14, 1938 in Breckenridge, Stephens Co, Tx. He is buried beside his wife Mary McCready born Dec 5, 1862 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa and died Jun 9, 1935 in Breckenridge, Stephens Co, Tx. They are buried in the Breckenridge Cementry, Breckenridge, Stephens Co., Tx.
James and Rowena had several children born in Breckenridge, Stephens Co., Tx: Sallie Effie 1884(never married), Callie Emma 1889 (my grandmother), Elijah Elbert 1886, Cynthia Ella 1889, James Madison Jr. 1891 (murdered at the age of 20), Robert Evans (Bob) 1897, William Henry (Bill) 1895, Mattie Eunice 1900, Winnie May 1902, Maggie Velma 1904, Jonahan Newton 1902. Some of these children are buried in the Breckenridge Cementry too.
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