When Moses Melton Crow was born on 25 August 1826, in Habersham, Georgia, United States, his father, John S Crow, was 29 and his mother, Phoebe Wheeler Crow, was 21. He married Lucinda Jane Koonce about 1850, in Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Henderson, Rusk, Republic of Texas in 1880 and Justice Precinct 1, Rusk, Texas, United States for about 10 years. He died on 18 May 1913, in Rusk, Texas, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Henderson, Rusk, Republic of Texas.
Irish, Manx, and English: variant of Crowe .
Native American: translation into English (and shortening) of a personal name based on a word, such as Lakota or Dakota Sioux kaŋgi, meaning ‘crow’. The cultural significance of the crow to Native Americans is reflected in their traditional personal names, some of which were adopted as surnames (translated into English), e.g. Big Crow (see Bigcrow ) and Two Crow (see Twocrow ). See also Bird 4.
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