Admire your perseverance! Hallie M. Cromeans was born about Apr 1897. Her father was James William Cromeans. His father was Francis Cromeans brother of Andrew Jackson Cromeans, sons of Asa Cromeans. It gets a little confusing 'cause Andrew Jackson named one son Andrew Jackson and another son Francis. So, expanding your 9 Sep 2008 message: Andrew Jackson Cromeans (24 Jul 1837 - 11 Jan 1929) was your great(3) grandfather. Asa Josiah Cromeans (1 Jan 1812 - 1856) was your great(4) grandfather.