Lincoln Creppon

Born May 14, 1913 in Wied, Lavaca Co., Tx 1, 7
Died May 25, 1955 in Solms, Comal Co., Tx 1, 7
Buried: Elgin Cemetery, Elgin, Bastrop Co., Tx 1

b/c - born May 14, 1913 at 9am in Wied, Lavaca Co., Tx, father: John Creppon of Wied, age: 28, birthplace: Colorado Co., occupation: farmer, mother: Annie Munsch of Wied, age: 25, birthplace: Fayette Co., occupation: housewife, number of children born to this mother: 1, signature on cert. John Creppon, no doctor or midwife
1920 US Census - age 6, living Fayette Co., Tx with parents John (34,Tx) and Annie (32,Tx) and siblings Fred (12) and Cleburn (5)
1930 US Census - age 16, living in Precinct 5, Bastrop Co., Tx with parents John G. (43,Tx) and Anney (42,Tx) and brother Claiborne (15)
1940 US Census - age 26, living on farm NE of Wilbarger Creek in Bastrop Co, Tx with wife Nellie (25), children Joe (7) and Bethie (2) and father in law John Wilson (67), lived in same house in 1935, highest grade level of school completed: 8, occupation: farmer
d/c - died May 25, 1955, 4:20am in rural Comal Co., Tx (precinct 1, hwy 81), address: 206 E. 2nd St., Elgin, Tx, married, birthdate: May 14, 1913, age:42y11d, occupation: unknown, birthplace: Texas, father: John G. Creppon, birthplace: Texas, mother: Annie Munch, birthplace: Texas, ever in armed forces: unknown, social security: unknown, informant: Hardy Frost, cause of death: fractured skull and trauma as a result of sutomobile accident, witness: Dr. Frederick Frueholz, Jr., E.R. Karbach, coronor and Justice of the Peace, Comal County, Yexas, removed to Elgin City Cemetery, Elgin, Texas via Zoeller Funeral Home, Felix Zoeller, funeral director
Lincoln, his son Bobby and daughter in law Shirley were all killed in a head on automobile crash on the way back from picking Bobby up from commencement at Fort Bliss. The other driver, another airman who (according to news article) had been on temporary duty at another base apparently fell asleep at the wheel and swerved into oncoming traffic, killing himself, three other airmen in the car and the Creppons.


Nellie Elsie Wilson on May 21, 1932 in Bastrop Co., Tx 1, 7

Children of Lincoln and Nellie Creppon:

Siblings of Lincoln Creppon:

Fred Creppon, Cleavern Creppon

    Henry Creppon patgreatgrandmother
  John George Creppon Annie _ Strickland greatgrandmother
Lincoln Creppon      
  Annie Munsch Joseph(?) Munsch matgreatgrandfather
    Mary(?) _ greatgrandfather