John Crawford was born in Illinois but was raised in Washington, Arkansas. He married there to Armenia Narcissa Spradley on 15 Dec 1847. Children: Malinda Caroline, Anna Elizabeth (Annie), William James (W.J.), Sarah, Samuel.
He settled in Lockhart, Texas. He was there in the 1870 census with his wife and children William, Sarah, and Samuel. He died after 1870.
US Federal Census 1850, 1860, Prairie, Washington, Arkansas
US Federal Census 1870, Caldwell, Texas
Arkansas Census 1840
Arkansas Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with John by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with John: