Nettie Florinda Crowe

29 September 1869–21 November 1953 (Age 84)
Emporia, Lyon, Kansas, United States

The Life of Nettie Florinda

When Nettie Florinda Crowe was born on 29 September 1869, in Emporia, Lyon, Kansas, United States, her father, Zenas P. Crowe, was 30 and her mother, Anna Cordelia Rowe, was 19. She had at least 1 son and 6 daughters with George William Seward. She lived in Center Township, Lyon, Kansas, United States in 1880 and Coral, McHenry, Illinois, United States in 1930. She died on 21 November 1953, at the age of 84.

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George William Seward
Nettie Florinda Crowe
George William Seward
Helen Louise Seward
Annabelle Seward
Marjorie Alice Seward
Elizabeth Hart Seward
Jane Fulton Seward
Lucille Phyllis Seward

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+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Zenas P. Crowe


    Anna Cordelia Rowe





    Frank Alan Crowe


    Maude Crowe



    Charles Edward Crowe


+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Age 2

In 1871, a cow kicked over a lantern, causing a fire that burned down half of Chicago. Today this city is the third largest in the US.
1892 · The Chicago Canal

Age 23

The Chicago River Canal was built as a sewage treatment scheme to help the city's drinking water not to get contaminated. While the Canal was being constructed the Chicago River's flow was reversed so it could be treated before draining back out into Lake Michigan.

Name Meaning

Irish (very common in northern Ireland) and English: variant spelling of Crow .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Nettie C Seward in household of Grace H Seward, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Nettie Crowe in household of Zenis Crowe, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Nettie Seward in household of George W Seward, "United States Census, 1940"

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