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James Allen CRAWFORD

Male 1865 - 1932  (67 years)


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  • Name James Allen CRAWFORD 
    Born 07 Apr 1865  Lickskillet, Macon, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Reference Number
    Died 07 Dec 1932  Inglewood, Los Angeles, California Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 10 Dec 1932  Inglewood Cemetery, Inglewood, Los Angeles, California Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I325  Hamilton, Crawford, Shoemaker, Kirk
    Last Modified 22 Aug 2014 

    Father David CRAWFORD,   b. 23 Dec 1811, Salem, Washington, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Nov 1893, Champaign, Champaign, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Mary Agatha MEHARRY,   b. 10 Mar 1829, Wingate, Fountain, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Urbana, Champaign, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 23 Aug 1854  Shawnee Mound, Tippecanoe, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F155  Group Sheet

    Family Ida Jane (Jennie) SPRAY,   b. 13 Feb 1863, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1916, Alabama City, Etowah, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 30 Jul 1896  Meredosia, Morgon, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Allen CRAWFORD,   b. 05 May 1898, Lakin, Kearny, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 May 1898, Lakin, Kearny, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +2. Clarence Dewitt CRAWFORD,   b. 27 Aug 1899, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 May 1959  (Age 59 years)
    +3. Francis Virgil CRAWFORD,   b. 11 Feb 1901, Nevada, Vernon, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Feb 1962, Chico, Butte, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    Last Modified 22 Aug 2014 
    Family ID F147  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 07 Dec 1932 - Inglewood, Los Angeles, California Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !BURIED IN PLOT D #1325 in inglewood cemetary Jim Crawfords autobiography
      DATES HIS MARRIAGE TO IDA JANE AS 8-30-1897 (verification is needed)
      James was an electrician by trade and built and operated an electric
      generating plent in illinois HE HAD AN ACCIDENT (GORED BY A BULL) NOV 20
      1922?? which left him partly crippled. Found in LA Hall of Records by
      Andrew Crawford 1-23-92 Death certificate number 10936 recorded on Jan 13,
      1933. Found on marriage certificate of Francis Virgil Crawford by Andrew
      Crawford 1-23-92 in LA Hall of Records that father James A. Crawford was
      born in ILL and mother Ida J. Spray was born in Iowa. Unable to Verify the
      city Lick Skillet,Logansport,IN but did find Logansport,Cass,IN. *
      05/09/92 Checked LDS Small Town files and found Lickskillet, Hickory Point
      in Macon Co. IL. is now known as Bearsdale. Source of Information: Cen.
      Ill Gen. Soc. Quart v6 pg 102. Sending for verification of birth record.
      05-17-92 Received reply, no records found. 05-17-92 Sending to Logansport
      for b. info. Marriage location was Mimadocia,IL. Unable to verify this
      location. Did find Meredosia,Morgon,IL Aunt Verns bible states that James
      Allen Crawford died Dec. 7, 1932 (verification of date of death needed) **
      See below for verification. J.A.C. document Oak Grove Ore Oct. 4, 1930
      provides information for much of the Crawford line. Oak Grove OR is
      Portland,Multnomah,OR Verified USPS 3-21-92 Found on death certificate
      noted above in LA Hall of Records that indead Aunt Verns bible notes were
      accurate. Date of Death was Dec 7, 1932. James was residing at 431 1/2
      Centinela Blvd. Inglewood,Los Angeles,CA His wife was Emma Crawford (which
      I do not think is right). Birth location was Logansport,IN, Father was
      Rev. David Crawford born Salem,NY. Mother was Mary A. Meharry born
      Fountain Co. IN. I found the length of residence interesting, 1 year in
      California and Los Angeles. The informant was Francis V. Crawford of the
      same address. The remains were Removed to Inglewood Park Cemt Dec 10,
      1932. An autopsy was performed, with Chronic myocarditis as the primary
      cause of death, and Coronary Artery Sclerois as a contrubiting other
      factor.