John Thomas Crawley Jr

18 December 1871–16 May 1954 (Age 82)
Macon, Missouri, United States

The Life of John Thomas

When John Thomas Crawley Jr was born on 18 December 1871, in Macon, Missouri, United States, his father, John Thomas Crawley, was 40 and his mother, Mary Jane Poage, was 29. He married Chloe Olive Kelsay on 28 November 1893, in Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Jackson Township, Macon, Missouri, United States in 1880 and Missouri, United States in 1920. In 1940, at the age of 69, his occupation is listed as in 1940 census, was mayor of delta.. He died on 16 May 1954, in Delta, Delta, Colorado, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Delta Cemetery, Delta, Delta, Colorado, United States.

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John Thomas Crawley Jr
Susan Emma Carpenter
Marriage: 25 December 1904
Henry Arthur Sutherland
George Washington Sutherland Jr.
William Garland Crawley
Mary Marie Crawley
Nell Naomi Crawley

Spouse and Children

25 December 1904
Cloud Chief, Washita, Oklahoma, United States


    Henry Arthur Sutherland


    George Washington Sutherland Jr.




    Nell Naomi Crawley


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World Events (8)

1876 · Colorado becomes a State

Age 5

On Aug 1, 1876, The United States Congress passed an act making the Territory of Colorado the 38th state.

Age 11

Historical Boundaries: 1882: Gunnison, Colorado, United States 1883: Delta, Colorado, United States

Age 27

Historical Boundaries: 1898: Delta, Colorado, United States

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from any of the many places called Crawley, named with Old English crāwe ‘crow’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’. Compare Crowley .2 Probably also a reduced form of Irish McCrawley, an Anglicization of Gaelic Mac Raghallaigh ‘son of Raghallach’, also Anglicized as Magreely.

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Crawley, Jr, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John Crawley, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John P Crawley, "United States Census, 1930"

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