Marvin Lightle Crenshaw1

#8413, (10 March 1920-25 December 2000)
ChartsThe Bettles of the Deepings, Lincolnshire.
Birth*10 MAR 1920 Marvin Lightle Crenshaw was born on 10 MAR 1920 at Condon, Gilliam, Oregon, USAG.2 
Marriage*1945 He married Ruth Lorraine Benson, daughter of Clarence McClelland Benson and Mabel Worthington, in 1945 at Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, USAG.1 
Employment*1953 Marvin Lightle Crenshaw was employed as Warehouseman, WL Reid Corp.3 
Residence*1953 He and Ruth Lorraine Benson lived at 14334, SE Bush Street, Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, USAG.1 
Death*25 DEC 2000 Marvin Lightle Crenshaw died on 25 DEC 2000 at Gresham, Multnomah, Oregon, USAG, aged 80.4,5 


Ruth Lorraine Benson b. 19 Apr 1923, d. 9 Jan 2018
Last Edited8 Aug 2020


  1. [S103] Unknown author, "City Directories", in Portland City Directory, 1953. birth est.
  2. [S52] US SS Index, Death Claims, SSN 540-03-9423. Gresham, OR. Parents Walter B Crenshaw & Atha Lightle.
  3. [S103] Unknown author, "City Directories", in Portland City Directory, 1953.
  4. [S52] US SS Index, Death Index, SSN 540-03-9423. Gresham, OR.
  5. [S83] Unknown author, B.M.D. other records, death, age 80, Multnomah, OR, spouse Ruth, cert. 00-28959.
  6. [S128] Ancestry DNA, test on Christalee Crenshaw (Allen) at 8cM to MC & EN. as common ancestor from Elizabeth Skinner.
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