Descendants Of Thomas Croslin

Thomas Croslin was born in 1770 in Virginia and died in 1856 in Williamson County Illinois. He married Nancy Teal, the daughter of Edward Teal. Thomas Croslin was buried on the Crosby farm in Williamson County Illinois.
Children of Thomas & Nancy (Teal) Croslin:

	Thomas b. 11 July 1822 Coffee Co Tn, d. 18 Apr 1922 Franklin Co IL, bur East Fork cem.
	Mary b. 1829
	Louisa J. b. 24 Jan 1834 Cherokee Nation, Ala., d. 11 June 1890 Williamson County IL.

Generation 2

Thomas Croslin, b. 11 July 1822 Coffee Co Tn, d. 18 Apr 1922 Franklin Co IL, bur East Fork cem. Son of Thomas & Nancy (Teal) Croslin. Married 16 July 1851 in Williamson County Illinois, Elvira Jane Carter, dau of John & Jane (Gregory) Carter, b. 12 Apr 1832, d. 20 July 1913. Thomas enlisted in Co "I" of the 56th IL Inf. in the Civil War. Thomas and his wife are buried in the East Fork Church cemetery. Thomas stone reads b. 10 Oct 1822.
Children of Thomas & Elvira (Carter) Croslin:

	Henry William b. 8 May 1853, d. 8 Nov 1879 Parrish, Franklin Co., IL.  Buried in Jones cem.
	Lee Sanford b. 5 Feb 1855, d. 8 Nov 1872 Parrish, IL.  Buried Jones cem.
	John Thomas b. 8 Oct 1856 Parrish, IL., d. 27 Apr 1921 Johnston City, Williamson Co., IL,
	    Buried 28 April 1921 in East Fork cem.  Md. 4 Jan 1879 Franklin Co IL., Laura A. Plasters.
                                                                                                              b. 1860, d. 1937
	Alonzo C. b. 11-20-1858 Parrish, Franklin Co., IL  d. 9-10-1938 Frankfort Twp., Franklin Co. IL.
	Rufus Hardin b. 22 April 1861 Parrish, IL, d. 7 Nov 1872 Parrish, IL., bur Jones cem.
	Sarah Parilee b. 27 Nov 1862 Parrish, IL., d. 8 Sept 1879 Parrish, Il., bur Jones cem.
	Ellen [Louella] b. 12 Apr 1868 Parrish, IL., d. 31 Dec 1944 West Frankfort, Franklin Co., IL
		Married 9 Dec 1889 Franklin Co. IL, Emmett N. Felts
	Alice b. 30 Sept 1870 Parrish, IL, d. 17 March 1922 Franklin Co., IL, bur East Fork cem.
		Married 17 March 1889 Franklin Co., IL., William C. Gray.
	Sidney b. 8 March 1872, d. 8 Sept 1874 Parrish, IL, bur Jones cem.
	Edward Smith b. 18 April 1877 Parrish, IL., d. aft 1910
		Md. 1st, 7 Apr 1895 Franklin Co., IL.,  Emma J. West.  
		Md. 2nd, 28 Dec 1897 Franklin Co., IL., Birtie Gertrude Hanneman.
		Md. 3rd, 16 Oct 1904 Franklin Co., IL., Cora B. Taylor.
	Jennie b. 1879 Parrish, IL, d. 1898.

Alonzo (Lonnie) C. Croslin b. 20 Nov 1858 Parrish, Franklin Co., IL d. 10 Sept 1938 Frankfort Twp., Franklin Co. IL., son of Thomas & Elvira Jane (Carter) Croslin. Married 1st, 18 June 1882 Franklin County Illinois, Ellenora (Ella) Gettings b.1865, d.1899, dau of James & America (Cockrill) Gettings. Alonzo md. 2nd, 12 Sept 1920, Gertrude Bollinger Motsinger. All with the exception of Gertie is buried at East Fork Church cem. [see notes at bottom of this page]
Children of Alonzo C. & Ellenora (Gettings) Croslin:

   Lawrence  b. 5 Aug 1883  Thompsonville, IL  d. 1958  Was a Gold miner in Alaska.
   Harrison C.  b. 16 Feb1889  Parrish, IL  d. 16 Apr 1942  Zeigler, IL . Baptist minister.
         md. 1915 in Grayville, White Co., IL.,  Zella Johnston, b. 9 Nov 1889, d. 23 Nov 1955.     
   Fannie E.  b. 29 July 1885  Parrish, IL  d. July 1964
   Jennie  b. 20 Aug 1891  Parrish, IL  d. 13 Nov 1961  West Franfort, IL 
          m. Hardin Mocaby  18 Oct 1913  Franklin Co. IL
   Arthur E.  b. 19 Oct 1895 Parrish, IL  d. 26 Sept 1972 Franklin C. IL
          Pvt. Co. D 346th Inf.  WWI
          md.  15 Sept 1917  Franklin Co. IL, Cena Mildred Childers, 
                                                                   b. 4 Mar 1900, d. 13 Mar 1976   
   George  b. 5 Mar 1898  Parrish, IL  d. 16 Jan 1941  Franklin Co. IL
          md. 6 July 1921, Bonnie E. Hicks, b. 17 June 1905, d. 22 Jan 1976
Children of Alonzo C. & Gertrude (Bollinger) Motsinger Croslin: 
	Thomas Earl b. 1922, d. 27 Sept 1941

Louisa J. Croslin, b. 24 Jan 1834 Cherokee Nation, Ala., d. 11 June 1890 Williamson County IL., bur Shed Churchyard. Daughter of Thomas & Nancy (Teal) Croslin. Married 30 Oct 1850 Williamson County IL., John H. Carter, son of John & Jane (Gregory) Carter.
Children of John H. & Louisa J. (Croslin) Carter:

	Frances Jane
	Mary Frances
	Richard Sanford
	Samuel b. 27 Dec 1853
	William b. 8 Jan 1855, d. 1904
	Uriah James b. 27 Nov 1858, d. 18 March 1950
	Godfrey Gregory b. 10 Jan 1862, d. 1956
	Martha Ann b. 13 Jan 1868, d. 11 July 1842 California.  Md. ____ Klope.
	Enola  b. 7 Oct 1872

Croslin Pictures
Harrison Croslin & family
Thomas Croslin's Civil War Pension Records


Stone Funeral Home Record: 
L. C. Croslin. 
Date of funeral: 9-12-1937
Place of death: house
Funeral services at: East Fork
Time of funeral: 2 p.m.
Clergyman: Wilson
Certifying physician: C. H. Eldredge
His address: City
Cause of death: cancer
Date of Death: 9-12-1937
Single, Married, Divorced: M
Religion: B
Age: 78  Years:, 9 Months, 20 Days
Birth Place: Parish
Date: 11-20-58
Father: Thomas
Birth Place: Tenn
Maiden name of Mother: Elvira Carter
Birth Place: Tenn
Name of Wife: Gertrude Bolinger
Informant: Eva M. Croslin
Address: W. F. 
Interment: East Fork
Cost of funeral: $250.00

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