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Alexander Crawford (1861 - 1935)

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Alexander Crawford
Born in Kingston, Frontenac, Ontario, Canadamap
Ancestors ancestors
[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 25 Oct 2013 | Last significant change: 22 May 2019
19:55: Amy (Crawford) Gilpin edited the Biography for Alexander Crawford (1861-1935). [Thank Amy for this]
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Contents

Biography

Alexander was married and divorced. It is believed he may have had a daughter named Agnes, however not confirmed. When he moved to the U.S. he lived for a time with his sister (Agnes Crawford Beach)


Birth

Marriage

Alexander Crawford mentioned in the record of Alexander Crawford and Flora Currie Name Alexander Crawford Event Type Marriage Event Date 06 Oct 1885 Event Place Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada Gender Male Age 24 Birth Year (Estimated) 1861 Father's Name David Crawford Mother's Name Crawford Spouse's Name Flora Currie Spouse's Gender Female Spouse's Age 24 Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated) 1861 Spouse's Father's Name Charles Currie Spouse's Mother's Name Sarah Currie

Canada Census

Alexander Crawford Canada Census, 1871 Name Alexander Crawford Event Type Census Event Date 1871 Event Place Kingston, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada District Number 66 Gender Male Age 10 Nationality Scotch Religion C Scotland Birth Date 1861 Birth Year (Estimated) 1861 Birthplace O Page 86 House Number 324 Household Role Sex Age Birthplace David Crawford M 58 Scotland Margaret Crawford F 48 Scotland George Crawford M 23 Scotland John Crawford M 21 Scotland Jane Crawford F 20 Scotland Frederick Crawford M 17 Scotland William Crawford M 16 O Margaret Crawford F 15 O Mary Ann Crawford F 13 O Robert Crawford M 12 O Alexander Crawford M 10 O Charles Crawford M 8 O Agnes Crawford F 4 O

US Census

Alexander Crawford United States Census, 1910 Name Alexander Crawford Event Type Census Event Date 1910 Event Place Detroit Ward 8, Wayne, Michigan, United States Gender Male Age 49 Marital Status Divorced Race White Race (Original) White Relationship to Head of Household Lodger Relationship to Head of Household (Original) Lodger Birth Year (Estimated) 1861 Birthplace Canada Immigration Year 1890 Father's Birthplace Scotland Mother's Birthplace Scotland Sheet Letter B Sheet Number 10 Household Role Sex Age Birthplace Charles Beach Head M 41 Canada Agnes Beach Wife F 41 Canada Charles Beach Jr. Son M 22 Canada Maud Beach Daughter F 20 Canada Violet Beach Daughter F 19 Canada William Beach Son M 17 Canada Norman Beach Son M 14 Canada Perl Beach Daughter F 12 Canada Gordon Beach Son M 10 Canada Mabel Beach Daughter F 7 Michigan Roy Beach Son M 3 Michigan Carl Beach Son M 2 Michigan Margaret Beach Daughter F 0 Michigan Alexander Crawford Lodger M 49 Canada

Alex Crawford United States Census, 1920 Name Alex Crawford Event Type Census Event Date 1920 Event Place Detroit Ward 12, Wayne, Michigan, United States Gender Male Age 59 Marital Status Divorced Race White Race (Original) White Can Read Yes Can Write Yes Relationship to Head of Household Head Relationship to Head of Household (Original) Head Own or Rent Own Birth Year (Estimated) 1861 Birthplace Canada Father's Birthplace Scotland Mother's Birthplace Scotland Sheet Letter B Sheet Number 4


Death

Alexander Crawford Michigan Death Certificates Name Alexander Crawford Event Type Death Event Date 27 Jul 1935 Event Place Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States Gender Male Age 74 Marital Status Divorced Birth Date 17 Jun 1861 Birthplace Kingston, Ontario Birth Year (Estimated) 1861 Father's Name David Crawford Mother's Name Margaret Tennant


Sources

  • "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FMJJ-9Q8 : 11 March 2018), Alexander Crawford and Flora Currie, 06 Oct 1885; citing registration , Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada, Archives of Ontario, Toronto; FHL microfilm 1,869,960.
  • "Canada Census, 1871," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M4QJ-4F9 : 24 October 2018), Alexander Crawford in household of David Crawford, Kingston, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada; citing 1871; citing National Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario.
  • "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MLTL-9L9 : accessed 29 June 2018), Alexander Crawford in household of Charles Beach, Detroit Ward 8, Wayne, Michigan, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 110, sheet 10B, family 224, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 683; FHL microfilm 1,374,696.
  • "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MZWX-KC1 : accessed 29 June 2018), Alex Crawford, Detroit Ward 12, Wayne, Michigan, United States; citing ED 348, sheet 4B, line 69, family 85, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 810; FHL microfilm 1,820,810.
  • "Michigan Death Certificates, 1921-1952," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KFWM-65W : 12 December 2014), Alexander Crawford, 27 Jul 1935; citing Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States, Division for Vital Records and Health Statistics, Lansing; FHL microfilm 1,972,874.


Acknowledgments

Thank you to Jim Crawford for creating WikiTree profile Crawford-5740 through the import of DavidCrawfordMargaretTenet.ged on Oct 23, 2013. Click to the Changes page for the details of edits by Jim and others.

  • This profile was created from a document entitled 'Crawford Family Tree, David Crawford, 1812-1884 and Margaret Tenet, 1822 - 1896', compiled by Kenneth Crawford from census data, family memories, recollections and grave stones dated February 28, 1982.


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