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  (b. 16 December 1927 Agawam, Massachusetts, USA   d. 5 November 2003 Bradenton, Florida, USA )  

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CROUSS Genealogy

Raymond George CROUSS was born 16 December 1927 in Agawam, Massachusetts, USA . Raymond George CROUSS was the child of Raymond Scott CROUSS   and   Elizabeth FISHER and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Herman August CROUSS and Carrie Louise SCOTT

Raymond George was a soldier in World War II.

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

He married  Florence Marie CHRISTENSEN 8 October 1959 in Bloomfield, Connecticut, USA .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Florence Marie CHRISTENSEN  was born 01 March 1918

Raymond George CROUSS died 5 November 2003 in Bradenton, Florida, USA.
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Raymond George CROUSS married  female ancestor Florence Marie CHRISTENSEN-- Date: 8 October 1959 Place: Bloomfield, Connecticut, USA

Connecticut, Marriage Index, 1959-2001
name: Raymo G Crouss
event: Marriage
event date: 08 Oct 1959
event place: Bloomfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
residence: Bloomfield, Hartford, Connecticut
age: 31
race: White
spouse: Flore M Christensen
spouse's residence: Bloomfield, Hartford, Connecticut
spouse's age: 41
spouse's race: White
notes: officiator Civil Official


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The Springfield Union Springfield, Massachusetts Monday, March 21, 1966

Raymond George CROUSS
The Springfield Union Springfield, Massachusetts Thursday, October 12, 1967
16 December 1927
Agawam, Massachusetts, USA (Feeding Hills)

1930 Agawam, Hampden, Massachusetts

name: Raymond G Crouss
event: Census
event date: 1930
event place: Agawam, Hampden, Massachusetts
gender: Male
age: 2
marital status: Single
race: White
birthplace: Massachusetts
estimated birth year: 1928
immigration year:
relationship to head of household: Son
father's birthplace: Massachusetts
mother's birthplace: New Hampshire
enumeration district number: 97
family number: 423
sheet number and letter: 20B
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World History 1930 - February 18 - Pluto is discovered

USA 1931 - March 3 – The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the United States National anthem.

USA 1931 - May 1 - The Empire State Building Opens

USA 1932 - May 20–May 21 – Amelia Earhart flies from the USA to Derry, Northern Ireland in 14 hours 54 minutes.

USA 1933 - March, The Great Depression: President Franklin D. Roosevelt declares a "Bank holiday", closing all United States banks and freezing all financial transactions.

USA 1933 - April 5 - President of the United States Franklin D. Roosevelt declares a national emergency and issues Executive Order 6102, making it illegal for U.S. citizens to own substantial amounts of monetary gold or bullion.

USA 1933 - April 19 – The United States officially goes off the gold standard.

USA 1933 - November 8 – New Deal: U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt unveils the Civil Works Administration, an organization designed to create jobs for more than 4 million of the unemployed.

USA 1933 - December 5 – The 21st Amendment to the United States Constitution is passed, repealing Prohibition.

USA 1935 - Dust Bowl: The great dust storm in the United States hits eastern New Mexico and Colorado, and western Oklahoma the hardest.

USA 1935 - August 14 – United States President Franklin Roosevelt signs the Social Security Act into law.

USA 1935 - September 30 - Roosevelt Dedicates Boulder Dam (later to be known as Hoover Dam)

USA 1937 - May 6 – Hindenburg disaster:

USA 1938 - October 24 - The minimum wage is established by law in the United States.

USA 1939 - April 30 - World's Fair opens in New York City

World History 1939 - September 1 - World War II begins: Germany invades Poland

1940 Agawam, Hampden, Massachusetts

Name: Raymond Crouss
Age: 12
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1928
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birthplace: Massachusetts
Marital Status: Single
Relation to Head of House: Son
Home in 1940: Agawam, Hampden, Massachusetts
Street: Elm Street
House Number: 122
Inferred Residence in 1935: Agawam, Hampden, Massachusetts
Residence in 1935: Same Place
Sheet Number: 7B
Household Members:
Name Age
Elizabeth Crouss 42
Roland Crouss 20
Edward...

World History 1940 - May 10 - Winston Churchill becomes Prime Minister of Great Britain

USA 1941 - January 13 – All persons born in Puerto Rico since this day are declared U.S. citizens by birth, through U.S. federal law.

USA 1941 - December 7 - Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor

USA 1941 - December 8 - WWII: President of the United States Franklin D. Roosevelt delivers his "Infamy Speech"

World History 1941 - December 11 - Germany and Italy declare war on the United States. The U.S. responds in kind.

USA 1942 - February 2 – WWII: President of the United States Franklin D. Roosevelt signs an executive order directing the internment of Japanese Americans and the seizure of their property.

USA 1942 - June 4–June 7 – WWII: The Battle of Midway: The Japanese naval advance in the Pacific is halted.

USA 1942 - December 1 – Gasoline rationing begins in the United States.

USA 1943 - February 7 – WWII: In the United States, it is announced that shoe rationing will go into effect in 2 days.

USA 1943 - Penicillin first used successfully to treat a patient

Springfield, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1944

Name: Raymond G Crouss
Residence Year: 1944
Street Address: r 33 Myrtle
Residence Place: Springfield, Massachusetts
Occupation: Emp
Publication Title: Springfield, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1944

1959 Marriage / Partner
Raymond George CROUSS and Florence Marie CHRISTENSEN 8 October 1959, Bloomfield, Connecticut, USA

Hartford Suburban, Connecticut 1960

Name: Raymond G Crouss
Gender: M (Male)
Residence Year: 1960
Street Address: 1023 Farmington av WH
Residence Place: Hartford, Connecticut
Occupation: Mgr
Florence M Crouss
Publication Title: Hartford Suburban, Connecticut 1960

USA 1960 - Civil Rights Act of 1960

USA 1961 - Vietnam War officially begins with 900 military advisors landing in Saigon

World History 1961 - East Germany begins construction of the Berlin Wall

USA 1962 - Cuban Missile Crisis

USA 1962 - April 21 - Seattle World's Fair (Century 21 Exposition) opens

USA 1963 - I Have a Dream Speech - Martin Luther King's Address at March on Washington August 28, 1963.

USA 1963 - November 22 - American President John F. Kennedy assassinated by Lee Harvey Oswald in Dallas, Texas

USA 1964 - April 22 - World's Fair opens in New York City

USA 1964 - Civil Rights Act of 1964

USA 1965 - Vietnam War - First U.S. ground combat forces arrive in South Vietnam

USA 1968 - Civil Rights Act of 1968

USA 1968 - Marin Luther King, Jr. Killed

USA 1968 - Presidential candidate Robert F. Kennedy assassinated on June 6 in Los Angeles

World History 1969 - July 20 - Apollo 11 - Man lands on the moon

USA 1970 - April 22 - The First Earth Day

USA 1970 - Kent State shootings - May 4 - Kent, Ohio

USA 1972 - Watergate

USA 1973 - March 29 – The last United States soldier leaves Vietnam.

USA 1974 - Richard Nixon resigns Presidency over Watergate

USA Equal Credit Opportunity Act of 1974

USA 1977 - Elvis Presley dies, August 16, 1977, in Memphis, Tennessee, USA

USA 1979 - Iran hostage crisis begins

USA 1979 - Three Mile Island nuclear accident - March 28

World History 1979 - May 4 - Margaret Thatcher becomes the first female prime minister of Great Britain

USA 1980 - May 18 - Mount Saint Helens (in Washington State) erupted spewing ash and smoke sixty-three thousand feet into the air. Heavy ash covered the ground to the immediate northwest, and small particles were carried to the Atlantic coast.

USA 1981 - Attempted assassination of Ronald Reagan by John Hinckley

USA President Ronald Reagan nominates Sandra Day O’Connor to be the first woman on the Supreme Court, 1981

World History 1981 - Voyager 2 reaches Saturn

World History 1981 - First reported case of AIDS

USA Joan Benoit wins the first women’s Olympic Marathon, 1984

World History 1985 - May 16 - Hole in Ozone layer is discovered by British scientists

USA 1986 - Iran-Contra scandal breaks

USA 1986 - Space Shuttle Challenger accident

World History 1989 - In response to massive protests, the East German government allows East Berliners to cross into West Berlin. The dismantling of the Berlin Wall begins shortly after.

World History 1989 - December 3 - Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev and US President George H. W. Bush, declare the Cold War over

World History 1990 - German reunification officially completed according to the constitution of the Federal Republic of Germany

World History 1990 - Iraq invades Kuwait, beginning the Persian Gulf War

USA 1991 - Gulf War

USA 1991 - U.S. led coalition defeats Iraqi military forces and liberates Kuwait in Operation Desert Storm

World History 1991 - Mikhail Gorbachev resigns as President of the Soviet Union; Effective legal dissolution of the U.S.S.R.

USA 1992 - Hurricane Andrew causes devastation in Florida and Louisiana

USA 1993 - World Trade Center bombing

USA 1995 - Oklahoma City bombing

USA 1997 - NASA spacecraft Mars Pathfinder lands on Mars

USA 2001 - Invasion of Afghanistan Operation "Enduring Freedom"

World History 2001 - September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks

Springfield, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1965

Name: Raymond G Crouss
Gender: M (Male)
Residence Year: 1965
Residence Place: Springfield, Massachusetts
Occupation: Mdse Mgr
Florence C Crouss
Publication Title: Springfield, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1965

5 November 2003
Bradenton, Florida, USA

Sarasota Herald-Tribune (FL) - November 8, 2003
Deceased Name: Raymond G. Crouss
Raymond G. "Ray" Crouss, 75, Bradenton, died Nov. 5, 2003.

He was born Dec. 16, 1927, in Agawam, Mass., and came to Manatee County in 1992 from Plymouth, Mass. He retired after 50 years as a retail manager and vice president for several retail stores, most recently at Bealls. He was a Navy Air Corp veteran of World War II.

Survivors include his wife of 44 years, Florence a son, William of Friday Harbor, Wash. a brother, Leslie of Agawam and two grandchildren.

The memorial service will be at 9:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Bradenton. National Cremation Society, Sarasota chapter, is in charge.

Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 1750 17th St., Suite A, Sarasota, FL 34234 or the American Heart Association, Attn: Memorials, P.O. Box 21475, St. Petersburg, FL 33742.

U.S. Social Security Death Index
first name: Raymond
middle name: G
last name: Crouss
name suffix:
birth date: 16 December 1927
social security number: 032-16-2533
place of issuance: Massachusetts
last residence: Manatee, Florida
zip code of last residence: 34209
death date : 5 November 2003
estimated age at death: 76

Raymond is buried at:

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