Mary McIntyre Greaves

8 May 1861–1948 (Age 86)
Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary McIntyre

When Mary McIntyre Greaves was born on 8 May 1861, in Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, James Greaves, was 31 and her mother, Marion Smith, was 32. She married Thomas Crawford on 8 November 1886, in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Maryhill, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1891 and Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1901. She died in 1948, in Wellington, New Zealand, at the age of 87.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Crawford
Mary McIntyre Greaves
Marriage: 8 November 1886
Thomas Crawford
James Crawford
John Crawford
Marion Smith Crawford
William Greaves Crawford
Margaret Gray Crawford
Mary Greaves Crawford

Spouse and Children

8 November 1886
Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland


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Parents and Siblings

    James Greaves


    Marion Smith




    William Greaves


    Catherine Greaves


    Crawford Greaves



    Margaret Mckinnon Greaves


+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1863 · New Zealand Settlements Act

Age 2

The New Zealand Settlements Act was passed to be able to seize any of the land from the Maori tribes who had been in rebellion against the Government since the beginning of the year. This confiscation law targeted Kingitanga Maori mainly because they were whom the government had waged war against in the attempt to restore British Law to the tribes. 
1868 · The Representation of the people (Scotland) Act 1868

Age 7

The Representation of the People (Scotland) Act 1868 was passed by Parliament and allowed for the creation of seven additional Scottish seats in the House of Commons. Along with the seats, Two University constituencies were created. These each returned one member to Parliament.

Age 23

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Old English grǣfe ‘brushwood’, ‘thicket’, or a habitational name from any of the places named with this word, for example in Cumbria, Lancashire, and Staffordshire.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Crawford in household of Thomas Crawford, "Scotland Census, 1901"
  • Mary Crawford in household of Thomas Crawford, "Scotland Census, 1891"
  • Mary Mcintyre Grieve, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

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