Big changes have come to — all content is now read-only, and member subscriptions and the Shop have been discontinued.
Learn more

Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Surnames: Crate Family Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Re: Judie Ann Crate 1806 Penn
Posted by: John Crates Date: February 18, 2001 at 13:24:32
In Reply to: Re: Judie Ann Crate 1806 Penn by Barbara Badger Mogush of 83

I appreciate very much your taking the trouble to reply regarding the origins of the the village of Crates in PA.

Would it be too much to ask further about what date the first post office was established there and the name of Crates adopted. Presumably BEFORE postage stamps. Also, do you know the approx population of Crates now? Are there still Crate(s) there?

The implication of your description is that Philip Grett changed his name to Crate. Are you aware of his origins and when he arrived in US, and what influences caused the name change and when? Are you a descendant?

I am heavily involved in trying to identify all Crates anywhere now, and of course their antecedents, but I have tended not to get involved with the name Crate, except where mistaken exchanges take place from time to time. If you have any knowledge and information to exchange pertinent to this, I should welcome a dialogue.

I'm not sure if this forum gives enough info for direct communication but I would be very happy if you want to email direct. I am John Crates, email is ''.

Regards, John


Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Agreement of Use
Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network