Following provided by Alan D. CREECH and presented here as general CREECH Family information.
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The family has it's origins in
Understand, though, that Heraldry can only
be said to represent a whole family in as much as the Arms represents the noted
accomplishments of particular members of that family. According to my studies,
the "charges" of blue "martletts"
on the Creech Coat of Arms are related to service perhaps performed in the
CREECH COAT of ARMS
Provided by Alan D. CREECH
McDUFF COAT of ARMS
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MY CREECH FAMILY
JOSHUA & UNKNOWN
I have never been able to find any middle
name on any document for my 2nd great grandfather John Creech.
John Creech was born "near
JOHN & ELIZABETH
My 2nd GGF John Creech
married Elizabeth M. Brown, daughter of Andrew Jackson Brown and Sarah
My 2nd GGF John Creech died early in life in about December 1856, at the young age of 33 years. My 2nd GGM Elizabeth M. Brown Creech remarried 1 May 1858 and apparently the children were "taken in" by other relatives so her new husband, Caswell Sconce wouldn't have to raise (or refused to raise) her children by John Creech. I'm still investigating, but do know from census records that my great grandmother Celia C. Creech went to live with uncle George W. Creech and is shown there on the 1860 Lincoln Co., MO Census. Deborah Adaline Creech went to live with her mother's brother Andrew Miller Brown (1870 Lincoln Co., MO census, family #266). Two sons of Elizabeth Brown Creech, Robert Shapleigh & John F., went to live with her late husband's brother George W. Creech (1870 Lincoln Co., MO census). Sons Robert & John F. however are not listed on the 1860 Lincoln Co., MO census so they may have lived with their mother until some time after the 1860 census then were turned over to George W. Creech also.
Settlement of the Estate of John Creech
Retyped by Roy Juch,
Elizabeth Scounce and husband Caswell Scounce her husband, Celia C. Gadberry and Joseph Gadberry, her husband, and Ellen Baldridge and James Baldridge, her husband and Ann Creech, Jane Creech, Adaline Creech, Robert Creech and John Creech, minor heirs by George W. Creech their Guardian- Ex Parte.
Whereas the Circuit Court of Lincoln County Missouri, at the September Term thereof for 1866 made an order in the above cause, directing the Sheriff Of Lincoln County Missouri, to sell all the right tittle interest and estate of Said parties of in and to the following described Real Estate situated in Lincoln County Missouri to Wit.
Eighty acres the east half of the south west quarter of section thirty four township forty nine range two, east, and the west half of the south east quarter of section number thirty four, township forty nine, range two east, and one hundred and 22 acres the north east fractional quarter section three, township forty eight, range two east, all in Lincoln County Missouri, except 65 67 - 100 acres the north east fractional quarter section three, township forty eight, range two east, which has been set aside to the widow as dower.
Now therefore I S.R.Woolfolk Sheriff of said county will on Tuesday, the 9th day of April 1867, between the hours of nine in the forenoon and five in the afternoon of that day, at the Court House door in Town of Troy in said county expose said real estate to Public Sale to the highest bidder for one third cash and the balance in twelve months the purchaser giving bond with good and sufficient security.
††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† S. R. Woolfolk Sheriff
To learn more about my BROWN family ancestry, click here.
CELIA & JOSEPH
Arcelia Catherine Creech
by Roy F. Juch, Jr.
My great grandmother Celia Creech was born on
I believe there were nine children born to John Creech and
Elizabeth Brown Creech.†† Two apparently
died in child birth or died young.†††
Celia was the eldest of the remaining children.†† In December 1856 tragedy struck the family
with the sudden death of the father John Creech at age 33.†† Celia was just ten years old.†† Two years later on
Perhaps Celia was anxious to leave her foster home but at
the age of 16, on
reason for the return to
final move returning to
For additional information on the family of Celia Creech Gadberry and Joseph Daniel Gadberry go to the Gadberry Page.
Transcribed by Roy Juch
Mrs. Celia Katherine Gadberry Dies
Celia Katherine Gadberry, 79 years old, died at her home at Garza,
(The above appeared in the Dallas Morning News)
Celia C. Creech Gadberry Grave Marker
HELP SOLVE THE MYSTERY OF
THREE CREECH FAMLIES OF
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mystery of the Three Creech Family branches in
I descend from four families in
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CAUTION ! I cannot certify these files as 100% correct nor are they all proven. These files are a compilation of what the various CREECH files that other Creech Family researchers have shared with me. I check them for reasonableness and assume that those submitting their CREECH file are correct for their direct line. These files are strictly a depository for CREECH documentation and can aid in research by providing research leads & possible direction. Good luck!
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