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Crowninshield Family Association

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  • Bethiah Crowninshield (1744 - d.)
  • Dr. Johannes Kaspar Richter von Kronenschieldt (1661 - 1711)
    Johannes Kaspar Richter von Kronenschieldt II is the progenitor of one of Boston's great "Brahmin" families, the Crowninshields. He is best remembered for his unique self-made success in New England an...
  • Capt. Richard Crowninshield (1708 - 1744)
    Richard was known to have been a distiller in Providence, R.I. in 1744; removed to Attleborough; children were born at Providence; dau. Sarah was m. at Sutton, Mass., Bethiah at Cumberland, R.I. Rich...
  • Persis Crowninshield (1734 - 1770)
  • James Crowninshield (1736 - 1801)
    Jeams CROWNINSHIELD Jeams (Crowningsheild), and Persis Carpenter, both of A., int. Nov. 12, 1757. Marriage Attleborough, MA

This project is a place for the Crowninshield Family Association to track all Crowninshields and their descendants on Geni and to work together on developing stronger profiles and sourcing. We are focusing on the blood descendants of the Crowninshield progenitor, Johannes Kaspar Richter von Kronenschildt.

The goals are to:

- Clean up and expand Crowninshield profiles

- Merge Crowninshield profiles as necessary

- Add the extensive paper files of the CFA to Geni

If you are a Crowninshield or interested in the family but not a member of the CFA, please do not hesitate to join! You are still very much welcome here.