Christopher Columbus Crowley

13 February 1864–1945 (Age 80)
Polk Township, Ray, Missouri, United States

The Life of Christopher Columbus

When Christopher Columbus Crowley was born on 13 February 1864, in Polk Township, Ray, Missouri, United States, his father, Andrew Jackson Crowley, was 29 and his mother, Martha L Williams, was 21. He married Ella Hurt on 25 September 1887, in Excelsior Springs, Ray, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Cole Hill Township, Chesterfield, South Carolina, United States in 1900 and Fishing River Township, Ray, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. He died in 1945, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Christopher Columbus Crowley
1864–1945
Ella Hurt
1864–1915
Marriage: 25 September 1887
Oscar Curtis Crowley
1889–1945
Huey Earl Crowley
1890–1907
Lena Margaret Crowley
1892–1894

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 September 1887
Excelsior Springs, Ray, Missouri, United States
children

(3)

    Male1889–1945Male

    Huey Earl Crowley

    Male1890–1907Male

    Lena Margaret Crowley

    Female1892–1894Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1865

Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · Slavery Abolished

Age 1

On January 11, 1865, slavery was abolished in Missouri.
1886

Age 22

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cruadhlaoich ‘descendant of Cruadhlaoch’, a personal name composed of the elements cruadh ‘hardy’ + laoch ‘hero’.2 English: variant spelling of Crawley .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Columbus Crowley in household of Andrew J Crowley, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Christopher C Crowley in household of Ethel Monfort, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Christopher C Crowley, "United States Census, 1910"

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