Rachel Crawford

2 July 1837–23 August 1909 (Age 72)
Greene, Ohio, United States

The Life of Rachel

When Rachel Crawford was born on 2 July 1837, in Greene, Ohio, United States, her father, John Adams Crawford, was 39 and her mother, Nancy Agnes Miller, was 38. She married George Timmons on 25 September 1859, in Auglaize, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Ross Township, Greene, Ohio, United States in 1850. She died on 23 August 1909, in Waynesfield, Wayne Township, Auglaize, Ohio, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Willow Branch Cemetery, Waynesfield, Wayne Township, Auglaize, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Timmons
1829–1909
Rachel Crawford
1837–1909
Marriage: 25 September 1859
Thomas J Timmons
1855–
James David Timmons
1861–1934
Jacob D Timmons
1863–1924
George W Timmons
1865–1941
Sarah M Timmons
1868–
Minnie Estella Timmons
1877–1939

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 September 1859
Auglaize, Ohio, United States
children

(6)

    Thomas J Timmons

    Male1855–Male

    James David Timmons

    Male1861–1934Male

    Jacob D Timmons

    Male1863–1924Male

    George W Timmons

    Male1865–1941Male

    Female1868–Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (7)

1846

Age 9

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 23

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
1863

Age 26

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish, English, and northern Irish: habitational name from any of the various places, for example in Lanarkshire (Scotland) and Dorset and Lancashire (England) called Crawford, named in Old English with crāwe ‘crow’ + ford ‘ford’.2 English: variant of Crowfoot ( see Crofoot ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Rachel Crawford in household of John A Crawford, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Rachel Timmons in household of George W Timmons, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Rachel Timmons in household of George Timmons, "United States Census, 1900"

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