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Re: William W. Crawford
Posted by: Leah Pearson (ID *****5584) Date: March 08, 2003 at 23:05:48
In Reply to: William W. Crawford by Carol McKinney of 555

I have information on four generations of the Crawford family. Below is listed the first:

1. WILLIAM WASHINGTON1 CRAWFORD was born October 21, 1870 in Crawford County, Missouri, and died February 1910. He married CAROLINE LIZA ANN BRILEY May 24, 1891, daughter of JAMES BRILEY and MARY GREEN.

LEAD BELT NEWS, Flat River, St. Francois Co. MO, Wed. July 11, 1962.


Mrs. Caroline Liza Ann Owens, daughter of the late James and Mary Jane Briley, was born in the state of Missouri, April 1, 1875, and departed this life at her home in Desloge, Friday, July 1, 1962, at the advanced age of 87 years 3 months 6 days.

She was united in marriage to Mart Owens, who preceded her in death. Two of their five children are also deceased. Surviving are two daughters and a son: Mrs. Mae Self, Los Angeles, Calif.; Mrs. Anna Crawford, Desloge; and Art Owens, St. Louis. She also leaves two brothers and two sisters: Tom and Jesse Briley, Elvins Route 1; Mrs. Mattie Henderson, Flat River, and Mrs. Stella Underwood, Wortham; 17 grandchildren, 30 great-grandchildren, and 18 great-great-grandchildren, in addition to other relatives and many friends.

Funeral services were held Monday afternoon, July 9, at the Parkview Free Will Baptist Church in Desloge, conducted by the Rev. Elmer Turnbaugh. Interment was in the Leadwood Cemetery. C. Z. Boyer & Son Funeral Service of Desloge.

Burial: Leadwood Cemetery, St. Francois County, Missouri.
       i.       MARY RACHEL2 CRAWFORD, b. July 09, 1892.
2.       ii.       ANNA LUALEN CRAWFORD, b. May 29, 1894.
3.       iii.       ARCHIE TALBERT CRAWFORD, b. July 06, 1896; d. 1958, St. Louis County, Missouri.

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