Henry and Savannah (Doss) Crabtree
According to Fentress Co. 1880 Census, Henry P. Crabtree, son of James and Martha
Miller Crabtree was born 1872. His grandparents were Hiram Crabtree, Sr., and Neva Delk
Crabtree. Neva was the daughter of John and Nina Adkins Delk.
James was married three times. He had two children -- Ephriam and Eleg by his 1st wife. He
and Nancy (b. 1814 - TN); were the parents of Sarah (mar. "Little" Henry
Crabtree; Lissa; Margaret; Darca: Jackson; Alexander; Bernetta; Peggy (mar.
"Pepper" Jim Crabtree); Vina (mar. Jesse Patton); Simps (mar. ? Cook); and
Alvin. After Nancy died, James married Martha Miller Hinds, a widow, and mother of John
and Joel Hinds.
James and Martha's children were: George mar. Frankie Reagan; Hiram married Delphie
Blevins; Henry P. married Savannah Dose; Polly married Jim Malone; and Mendy J. married
Henry's wife Savannah was the daughter of Enos and Rutha Doss.
Henry and Savannah's children were:
Ethel Jane b. 11/29/1900 d. 7/1980 buried at Sharp Cemetery; one son, Enos married Bonnie
Pile; a daughter, Ressie married Earnest Hughes.
Robbie married Gertie Pierce, daughter of Will Pierce.
Ruth Emmaline married Lee Cravens.
John Cal, b. 4/20/1908 - d. 12/4/1938, married Mertie Mae Upchurch, daughter of Sheriden
Mary married 1) Stanton Pippin, and 2) Merlie Hughes. They now live in Indiana.
Welter married Eddy Hill but because her father disapproved of him, they never lived
(Source: Ethel Crabtree)
by Novella S. Cravens