Elmer Ellsworth CRAWFORD

Male 1864 - 1943  (79 years)


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  • Name Elmer Ellsworth CRAWFORD 
    Born 11 May 1864  Rio, Knox, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    DNA Match Kennon DNA  [4
    Cen-Head 1895  Washington Township, Taylor, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5

    • 1895 Iowa State census lists: Elmer, age 30, b. IL; Arvilla, age 22, born Taylor Co., IA.
    Cen-Head 09 Jun 1900  Washington Township, Taylor, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6

    • 1900 census at Washington Township, Taylor, IA lists:|| Elmer E Crawford, farmer, born May 1865, age 35, married 6 years, born IL, parents born IN/OH; Arvilla, born Feb 1872, age 28, married 6 years, children born 1, children living 1, born IA, parents born, OH/Canada; Mable, born Dec 1895, age 4, born IA, parents born IL/IA.
    1900 Census
    1900 Census
    Elmer and Arvilla (Cole) Crawford
    Cen-Head 16 Apr 1910  Washington Township, Taylor, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7

    • 1910 census at Washington Township, Taylor, IA shows: Elmer E. Crawford, 45, married 17 years, b. IL, parents b. IN/OH, occupation, farmer; Arvilla, 38, married 17 years, children 2 born/2 living, b. IA, parents b. OH/CANADA; Mabel 14, b. IA, Leureta, 7, b. IA.. Also in the household is James Barton, 62, hired hand, b. PA, parents b. Ireland/PA.
      Next door is the family of Thomas M. Cole, brother to Arvilla.
    1910 Census
    1910 Census
    Elmer and Arvilla (Cole) Crawford
    Cen-Head 23 Jan 1920  Washington Township, Gravity, Taylor, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8

    • 1920 census at Washington Township, Taylor, IA shows: Elmer E., 55, farmer, b. IL; Arvilla B., 46, b. IA; Mabel M., 24, b. IA; Leureta, 18, b. IA.
    1920 Census
    1920 Census
    Elmer and Arvilla (Cole) Crawford
    Cen-Head 26 Apr 1930  Washington Township, Taylor, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • 1930 census at Washington Township, Taylor, IA shows: Elmer E. Crawford, 65, married at 28, b. IL, parents b. IN/OH, farmer; Arvilla B., 57, married at 20, b. IA, parents b. OH/CANADA(French).
    1930 Census
    1930 Census
    Elmer and Arvilla (Cole) Crawford
    Reference Number 30 
    Reference Number 374 
    Died 06 Dec 1943  Gravity, Taylor, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Buried 08 Dec 1943  Washington Cemetery, Gravity, Taylor, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Memorial
    Memorial
    Elmer and Arvilla (Cole) Crawford
    Person ID I374  mm
    Last Modified 27 Jan 2015 

    Father Francis Marion CRAWFORD,   b. Abt 1840, IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 May 1875, Galesburg, Knox, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 35 years) 
    Mother Nancy Rebecca DAILEY,   b. 21 Oct 1838, Morrow Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Jul 1926, Worth, Worth, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 23 Mar 1862  Galesburg, Knox, IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F268  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Arvilla Belle COLE,   b. 25 Feb 1872, Gravity, Taylor, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1954, Minneapolis, Hennepin, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 13 Sep 1893  Gravity, Taylor, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • Riley Lee and Nellie Nickell are listed as witnesses on the marriage certificate of Elmer and Arvilla.
    Children 
    +1. Mabel Mae CRAWFORD,   b. 22 Dec 1895, Gravity, Taylor, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Jun 1983, Minneapolis, Hennepin, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    +2. Leureta CRAWFORD,   b. 26 Nov 1901, Gravity, Taylor, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 1992, Akron, Washington, CO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    Last Modified 3 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F37  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 May 1864 - Rio, Knox, IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 13 Sep 1893 - Gravity, Taylor, IA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCen-Head - 1895 - Washington Township, Taylor, IA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCen-Head - 09 Jun 1900 - Washington Township, Taylor, IA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCen-Head - 16 Apr 1910 - Washington Township, Taylor, IA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCen-Head - 23 Jan 1920 - Washington Township, Gravity, Taylor, IA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCen-Head - 26 Apr 1930 - Washington Township, Taylor, IA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 06 Dec 1943 - Gravity, Taylor, IA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 08 Dec 1943 - Washington Cemetery, Gravity, Taylor, IA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Elmer E. Crawford
    Elmer E. Crawford

  • Sources 
    1. [S5] Iowa Death Certificate, Elmer E. Crawford, State Office No. 87-102.

    2. [S67] Irma Crawford Wallem Letter, Wallem, Irma Crawford, (3/24/1979).

    3. [S12] Funeral Card.

    4. [S1] MKM, Compiler: McGoldrick, Mary Kennon, ancestry.com.

    5. [S263] Taylor County Iowa Census, Compiler: O'Dell, Pat, (http://www.rootsweb.com/~iataylor/, 1998).

    6. [S90] 1900 United States Federal Census, (National Archives and Records Administration, Washington D. C., 1900, Ancestry Date, 2004).

    7. [S91] 1910 United States Federal Census, (National Archives and Records Administration, Washington D. C., 1910, Ancestry Date, 2006).

    8. [S92] 1920 United States Federal Census, (National Archives and Records Administration, Washington D. C., 1920, Ancestry Date, 2010).

    9. [S93] 1930 United States Federal Census, (National Archives and Records Administration, Washington D. C., 1930, Ancestry Date, 2002).

    10. [S10] Iowa Marriage Record, Licence #103.