Sarah Ann Crowton

Brief Life History of Sarah Ann

When Sarah Ann Crowton was born on 1 November 1863, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, her father, Frederick Crowton Sr., was 24 and her mother, Sarah Ann Hall, was 26. She married George Muirhead on 4 May 1879, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in St. Louis, Missouri, United States in 1900. She died on 9 September 1944, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in St. Louis, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Muirhead
Sarah Ann Crowton
Marriage: 4 May 1879
Ralph Charles Muirhead
Elizabeth Muirhead
Julia Isabell Muirhead
George F Muirhead
Marie Emma Muirhead
Jessie M Muirhead

Sources (14)

  • Sarah A Muirhead, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Sarah Ann Crawton, "Missouri Marriages, 1750-1920"
  • Sarah A Crawton in entry for George Muirhead, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"

World Events (8)


Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

1865 · The Assassination of a President

"While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."


Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Crowton in Cheshire.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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