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  • Agnes Hill (1691 - d.)
    ~• curator note: The mother of Agnes is uncertain as we have not ascertained her date of birth as yet. Thomas Croasdale (b. 2-6-1706) had only one daughter ; therefore, at his death, the Croasdale name...
  • Agnes Mary Croasdale (1633 - 1684)
    Early life in Yorkshire/Lancashire baptized in Tatham parish (Church of England) childrens' births shown in the Bolland Meeting before leaving for Penn. colony essentially, the Bolland Meeting w...
  • Alice Potts (1673 - 1729)
    ~• note : New Key may be a mangled spelling of Newhay, Selby, located half way between Leeds and Hull in Yorkshire ^ " (6) Alice CROASDALE born 3 8th month 1673. She married 22 1st month 1693 Midd...
  • Bridget Cowgill (1671 - 1701)
    Died 26d 02m 1701 (Julian date) === GEDCOM Source ===Age: 29=== GEDCOM Source ===MH:S500011 FamilySearch Family Tree MyHeritage The FamilySearch Family Tree is published by MyHeritage under license fro...
  • Edward Croasdale (1617 - d.)
    ~• specifically, in his baptism, Edward, son of Henry of New Hay... baptized in Waddington Yorkshire: Yorkshire, England, Church of England Parish Records, 1538-1873 Waddington, Yorkshire, 1599-1812===...

About the Croasdale surname

Croasdale. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Croasdale is a surname of English origin. It is a habitational name, named after an unidentified place, possibly Crowsdale Wood in North Yorkshire or Crossdale in Cumbria. The earliest record of the name occurs is of Johannes de Crosdale in 1379.

Ed. note: Why couldn't be two place names as in 1) Where the crows live and 2) Across the dale..?? {MMvB} 2020 (I am a Croasdale descendant)

See the wiki for Slaidburn for one "Croasdale" place of long standing history

other versions of this surname

Possible variations of the surname include: Croasdell, Croisdale, Crossdale, Croasdaile, Crosdill, Croisdall, Crosdil, Crosedale, Crowsdale, Croysdill, Crossdil, Crousdale, Croasdoll, Croosdale, Croysdale, Crosdale, Crossdell, and Crosdall

other possible versions of this surname

English Origins

  • shows an example of a place name (above Slaidburn, at left) ; included Croasdale Brook
  • In Tatham Fells, Lancashire to the south of Bentham is Croadale Grains (or Grange), a farm in Tatham Parish

Bucks County, Province of Pennsylvania

Several Quaker Croasdales moved there c. 1680s

Famous Croasdales

  1. Eleanor Roosevelt is in direct descent of the immigrant Thomas Croasdale (1644-1682) and Agnes Hathornthwaite