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201 Drowned in the Columbia River Charles Ronald Crawshay-Ralston
202 Aka Betty. Eileen Elizabeth Crawshay-Ralston
203 Butler of France. Hugh Of France Creil
204 Drowned her son in the Luckiamute River, 1884.

Was insane and admitted to the Insane Asylum, 1884

When she was 2 months old, in 1852, she crossed the plains from Missouri with her parents. 
Amanda Gertrude Crosley
205 Aka Anna Annie Crosley
206 Left St. Joseph, MO in 1852. Son Reuben died from Cholera along the journey.
He was a Minister and farmer. 
Bennett Crosley
207 Married Southwood when she was 15, and raised her surviving 2 brothers and
sisters along with her own children. 
Nancy Jane Crosley
208 Died from cholora on a wagon train to the Oregon Terr. Reuben P Crosley
209 Mr Crowe and their daughter died of cholera on the trip to OR in 1852. ???? Crowe
210 "Elizabeth Cummins was a strong-willed Englishwoman from London. She was raised by a maiden aunt, who upon her death left Elizabeth one thousand pounds sterling. She set off to America with her inheritance, met and married John Jackson in Cecil County, Maryland. (The legend that she fled England after throwing a tankard of ale at a King's soldier in her aunt's tavern is a little more exciting, but has been fairly well proven to be fanciful.) She is described as being rather masculine in stature, quite intelligent, and as having a great deal of courage and strong character. She fought off Indian attacks and patented 3,000 acres of land in her own name and paid for them herself." Elizabeth Cummins
211 Henry II (reigned 1154-89) ruled over an empire
which stretched from the Scottish border to the
Pyrenees. One of the strongest, most energetic and
imaginative rulers, Henry was the inheritor of three
dynasties who had acquired Aquitaine by marriage;
his charters listed them: 'King of the English, Duke
of the Normans and Aquitanians and Count of the
Angevins'. The King spent only 13 years of his
reign in England; the other 21 years were spent on
the continent in his territories in what is now
France. Henry's rapid movements in carrying out
his dynastic responsibilities astonished the French
King, who noted 'now in England, now in
Normandy, he must fly rather than travel by horse
or ship'.

By 1158, Henry had restored to the Crown some
of the lands and royal power lost by Stephen;
Malcom IV of Scotland was compelled to return
the northern counties. Locally chosen sheriffs were
changed into royally appointed agents charged with
enforcing the law and collecting taxes in the
counties. Personally interested in government and
law, Henry made use of juries and re-introduced
the sending of justices (judges) on regular tours of
the country to try cases for the Crown. His legal
reforms have led him to be seen as the founder of
English Common Law.

Henry's disagreements with the Archbishop of
Canterbury (the king's former chief adviser),
Thomas a Becket, over Church-State relations
ended in Becket's murder in 1170 and a papal
interdict on England. Family disputes over territorial
ambitions almost wrecked the king's achievements.
Henry died in France in 1189, at war with his son
Richard who had joined forces with king Philip of
France to attack Normandy. 
King Of England Henry Curtmantle, II
212 Known as 'Lex'. Lawrence Xavier Cusack
213 Landed in Philly in 1724 or 1725. Charles Davis
214 Founder of Montpelier, Vermont. Davis was a farmer and Colonel in the Worcester County militia, served throughout the Revolution, and likely took part in the crossing of the Delaware and attack on Trenton on Christmas, 1776. In 1780 he became involved in acquiring undeveloped land in Vermont, including obtaining the charter for a town he called Montpelier. In 1787 he moved his family to Brookfield, the settled town closest to his undeveloped land. For the next several years he cleared land in Montpelier, becoming its first permanent settler in 1790, and surveying most of the town and laying out its streets. Davis served for several years in the Vermont House of Representatives, and held several local offices including Justice of the Peace. In addition to operating a successful farm, Davis built a grist mill and saw mill. In the early 1800s, creditors obtained judgments against him, which he believed to be unfair, and he was sentenced to "freedom of the yard," which confined him to an area near the Chittenden County jail. Davis moved to Burlington to comply, and lived there for twelve years, refusing all attempts to settle the suits. In 1814 his creditors offered to settle on terms so favorable to Davis that he decided his honor was satisfied, so he accepted. He then prepared to return to Montpelier, but took ill and died before making the journey. Jacob Davis
215 Polly was the daughter of Revolutionary War hero and founder of Montpelier, Vermont, Col. Jacob Davis and his wife Rebecca. Mary Davis
216 from "History of the town of Montpelier": By Daniel Pierce Thompson 1860 Rebecce Davis. The efficient help-meet of the energetic man whose life and character we have been briefly sketching, is most surely deserving of a separate mention to be passed down to the posterity of the first settlers of Montpelier, with the sketch of her husband. She was born in Oxford, Massachusetts, in the year 1743, married about the year 1765, and died on the 25th of February, 1828. She lies buried by the side of her husband, in this village, where she peacefully passed the last as well as the middle portion of her useful and exemplary life. She early united with the Congregational Church after it was established in this village, and had long been considered a Christian in works, as well as faith, which would have well warranted an earlier public profession of religion. Unusually comely in person, with a sweet smile ever on her lips, kind in disposition, intelligent and discreet, she was the never failing friend of the needy and distressed, the judicious adviser of the young, and the universal object of the love and respect of all classes of the people of the settlement. Of the more than half score of her contemporaries in this town of whom we have made enquiries respecting her character, all most cordially united in affirming, in substance, what we will only quote as the warmly expressed words of one of them: "Mrs. Colonel Davis was one of the best, the very best, women in the whole world!" Indeed she must have truly been a mother in the early Montpelier Isreal, and she has left behind her a name bright with blessed memories. Rebecca Davis
217  Thomas Davis
218 Died during Civil War. Thomas Allen Davis
219 Sheriff Of Salop And Stafford James De Audley
220 Aka Count of Meuland. Robert De Beaumont
221 Earl of Leicester De Beau. Robert De Beaumont, III
222 CuDKilled in battle near Bar le Duc, Meuse, Lorraine, France C/uD Odo de Blois, II
223 Earl of Clare. Gilbert Fitzrichard De Clare
224 Aka Baron of Okehampton. Sir Hugh De Courtenay
225 Aka Baron of Okehampton. John De Courtenay
226 Aka Alice. Adeliza De Dunstanville
227 Aka Lord Hinckle. Hugh De Grentemesnil
228 Baron of Hinckle. Hugh De Grentmesnil
229 Duke of Lorraine. Rainer De Hainault, I
230 Aka Alberada. Alberade De Lorraine
231 Aka Lady Margaret Mowbray. Margaret De Mowbray
232 Fawside Crusader. Robert De Quincy
233 Count. Ebles De Roucy
234 Empress of Holy.
Aka Ermengarde Countess of Tours. 
Ermengarde De Tours
235 Count of Upper Alsace. II Hugues De Tours
236 Great High Chamberlain of De Vere England. Alberic De Vere, II
237 Earl of Oxford. Aubrey De Vere, III
238 Aka 4th Earl of Oxford. Hugh De Vere
239 Baroness. Isabel De Vere
240 3rd Earl of Oxford. Robert De Vere
241 Died at age 2. Dorothy Detherow
242 Born with no middle name, used Everett Edward during first marriage, but never after that,
Leonard and Alma signed sworn affidavits for his delayed birth certificate stating he did not have
a middle name. 
Everett Detherow
243 Later changed her middle name to Mae. Ora Jane Detherow
244 Only one of 14 children who used the Dettero name. Elizabeth Dettero
245 It is believed that John and Mary had 15 children. Other possible spellings
are Detherow, Dotherow, Tetherow,Totherow,
Dutro,Dudro,Duderow,Tetherro,Tuthero, Tethero. Arrived in Philedelphia on 6
Oct 1768, on the Pennsylvania Packet from Rotterdam with Jacob Hoffman and
John Dettero
246 Possible birth dates include Dec 6, 1884 and Jan 15, 1885.

Possible death date is Dec 21, 1965 in LA, CA 
Dovey D Dial
247 Aka Glen. Henry Ditmore
248 Last name may have been Reever. ???? Ditzer
249 Sailed from Downes, England on the 'Joseph and Benjamin'. They left July 14, 1676 and arrived at the Great Wackacommacoe River in Maryland on Sept 9, 1676. William Dixon
250 Aka Fanny. Frances Dobbins

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