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Name and Place

Samuel Crozier moved to the Illinois territory in 1806 and settled at the Irish Settlement. He improved a farm on Nine Mile creek, three miles south of the present town of Evansville.

Origins

James was born in Abbeville, South Carolina.

Spouse

Children

had four sons:

  1. John
  2. Samuel
  3. Reuben
  4. James Harvey

Offices Held

He was elected a member of the state senate in 1822, and served till 1824.

Military

 

Notoriety

He was affable and benevolent, and possessed unusually strong mental qualities.

References

  1. Combined History of Randolph, Monroe, and Perry Counties, Illinois, page 71