Frances T. Crowell

22 March 1828–23 February 1910 (Age 81)
Yarmouth, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Frances T.

When Frances T. Crowell was born on 22 March 1828, in Yarmouth, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Simeon Crowel, was 24 and her mother, Fanny Hallett, was 24. She married William W. Wright on 23 January 1855, in Roxbury, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died on 23 February 1910, in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 81.

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William W. Wright
Frances T. Crowell
Marriage: 23 January 1855
Ida Francena Wright
Clarence Wilfred Wright

Spouse and Children

23 January 1855
Roxbury, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States


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World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 2

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1830 · The Oregon Trail

Age 2

Many people started their 2,170-mile West trek to settle the land found by Louis and Clark. They used large-wheeled wagons to pack most of their belongings and were guided by trails that were made by the previous trappers and traders who walked the area. Over time the trail needed annual improvements to make the trip faster and safer. Most of Interstate 80 and 84 cover most of the ground that was the original trail.
1860 · Abraham Lincoln Elected President

Age 32

Abraham Lincoln was Elected President of the United States in November of 1860

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Oxfordshire named Crowell, from Old English crāwe ‘crow’ + well(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Fanny Crowell in household of Simon Crowell, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Fannie Wright in household of William Wright, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Fanny T Wright in household of William W Wright, "United States Census, 1900"

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