Martha Crowley

1739–
Orange, Virginia, United States

The Life of Martha

When Martha Crowley was born in 1739, in Orange, Virginia, United States, her father, Jeffrey Crowley, was 37 and her mother, Effaniah Early, was 26. She died in United States.

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Family Time Line

Jeffrey Crowley
1702–1762
Effaniah Early
1713–1755
John Crowley
1730–1804
Mary Margaret Crowley
1733–1797
James Crowley
1736–
Sarah Early Crowley
1742–
Mary Margaret Ann Crowley
1737–1797
Benjamin Crowley
1738–1817
Martha Crowley
1739–
Samuel Crowley
1741–1774

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World Events (3)

1758 · Mount Vernon

Age 19

Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.
1776

Age 37

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

Age 41

On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.

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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