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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Family Time Line

George William Seward
1858–1940
Nettie Florinda Crowe
1869–1953
George William Seward
1893–1972
Helen Louise Seward
1895–
Annabelle Seward
1897–1904
Marjorie Alice Seward
1900–2003
Elizabeth Hart Seward
1902–2000
Jane Fulton Seward
1905–2002
Lucille Phyllis Seward
1910–1931

Spouse and Children

children

(7)

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Parents and Siblings

    Zenas P. Crowe

    Male1838–1906Male

    Anna Cordelia Rowe

    Female1850–1939Female

siblings

(11)

    Female1869–1953Female

    Frank Alan Crowe

    Male1871–1933Male

    Maude Crowe

    Female1873–1939Female

    Female1875–1948Female

    Charles Edward Crowe

    Male1878–1931Male

+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.
1871

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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