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Susan Martin Black

Susan Martin Black

Female 1820 - 1876  (55 years)

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  • Name Susan Martin Black  [1, 2
    Born 27 Nov 1820  Rockingham Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    AFN CGQ&-5F 
    Died 1 Apr 1876  [3, 5
    Buried Cedar Grove Cemetery, Bealeton, Fauquier Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I4224  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 12 Aug 2014 

    Father John Black,   b. 27 Jul 1766, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1839, Rockingham Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Mary Hogshead,   b. 25 Mar 1786,   d. 2 Apr 1850  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 12 Oct 1812  [7
    Family ID F4322  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family David Byerly Croushorn,   b. 12 Oct 1823, Rockingham Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Sep 1911, Oswego, Kendall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 24 Dec 1844  [1, 4, 8, 9, 10
    Children 
     1. Sara Croushorn,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Pleasant Elbert Croushorn,   b. 13 Feb 1848, Harrisonburg, Rockingham Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 1944, Aurora, Kane Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years)
     3. Howard Vanlear Croushorn,   b. 8 Jul 1849, Rockingham Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Apr 1923, Rockingham Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     4. Robert Newton Croushorn,   b. 24 Jun 1852, Augusta, Rockingham Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1856  (Age 4 years)
     5. George Marshall Croushorn,   b. 12 Oct 1854, Harrisonburg, Rockingham Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1933, Oswego, Kendall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     6. Ida Annetta Croushorn,   b. 12 Aug 1856, Harrisonburg, Rockingham Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Aug 1868  (Age 12 years)
     7. John Black Croushorn,   b. 15 Oct 1858,   d. 6 Oct 1933  (Age 74 years)
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2009 
    Family ID F1533  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The 1850 census lists "David C" Croushorn, 25, living with his wife "Susan M," 25, and two sons: "Pleasant E," 2, and "Harvey V," 1. All were born in Virginia. Living with them also were two men, a cooper and a laborer. Susan's half-brother lived on the adjacent farm -- Robert Black, 48, lived with his with three children: Margaretta F, 15; Elizabeth V, 14; and "Orestes W," 12. All had been born in Virginia. 1850 U.S. Census, Rockingham Cnty, VA (M 432, Roll 974, stamped p. 53B). [An indexer has listed the surname as "Croasharn".]

      The 1860 census lists "Susan W.," a 40-yr old woman, living with her husband "D.B" Croushorn and 5 children. 1860 U.S. Census, Burkes Mill P.O., Augusta Cnty, VA (M 653, Roll 1333, p. 160, stamped 974).
    • Her tombstone reads: "Our Mother | Susan M. | Wife of | D. B. Croushorn. | Born | Nov. 27, 1820. | Died | Apr. 1, 1876. | Aged | 55 Yrs. 4 Mo. & 4 D."
    • Her death records (LDS Film 31637, p. 75 e6) note that she died 1 Apr 1876; was born in 1820 in Rockingham Cnty, VA, to John Black and Mary Black; and was married to D. B. Croushorn.

  • Sources 
    1. [S284] Croushorn, Sarah M.|, Sarah Margaret Croushorn, "Ancestral Notes", (Unpublished: notes compiled approx. mid-1960's).

    2. [S537] VA Census 1860, Augusta, Burkes Mill |, Virginia, Burkes Mill P.O., Augusta Cnty, 1860 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (M653, Roll 1333, p. 974).

    3. [S299] Byerly, J. F.|, John F. Byerly, Jr., THE BYERLY FAMILY OF THE VALLEY OF VIRGINIA, (Richmond, VA : 1994), p. 72.

    4. [S283] Allgaier, Glen|, Glen Allgaier, "Croushorn Descendants Chart" (unpublished; printed Apr. 2001), and Emails & letters, (Glen Allgaier, 2455 Buckingham Pl, Brookfield, WI 53045; moroni4u@yahoo.com).

    5. [S962] VA Deaths & Burials|, Virginia, Virginia, Deaths and Burials, 1853-1912, (On-line data base at https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1708697 ; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Salt Lake City, UT), (LDS Film 31637, p. 75 e6).

    6. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com).

    7. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com), 24464418.

    8. [S742] VA Marriages, 1785-1940 |, On-line data base at http://pilotfamilysearch.org, (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Salt Lake City, UT), (LDS Film 33497, p. 205).

    9. [S299] Byerly, J. F.|, John F. Byerly, Jr., THE BYERLY FAMILY OF THE VALLEY OF VIRGINIA, (Richmond, VA : 1994), pp. 72, 88.

    10. [S58] LDS Ancestral File|, "Ancestral File" , (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT).