Amanda Crow

6 December 1833–17 December 1854 (Age 21)
Greene, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Amanda

When Amanda Crow was born on 6 December 1833, in Greene, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, William James Crow Sr, was 24 and her mother, Rachel Jane Johnson, was 27. She died on 17 December 1854, in Marshall, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 21, and was buried in Marshall, West Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

William James Crow Sr
1809–1895
Rachel Jane Johnson
1806–1883
Mary Crow
1829–
Margaret Jane Crow
1829–1852
Sophia Crow
1831–
Eliza Crow
1834–
Rachel Crow
1835–
Amanda Crow
1836–
William Crow
1841–
Sarah L. Crow
1845–
Eliza Crow
1831–1914
Rachel Ann Crow
1832–1854
Amanda Crow
1833–1854
Absalom Crow
1837–1926
John C. Crow
1839–1888
Alfred Crow
1841–1911
Caroline Armilia Crow
1850–1948
Mary Crow
1855–1909

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (2)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 3

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1846

Age 13

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

1 English: from Middle English crow, Old English crāwa, applied as a nickname for someone with dark hair or a dark complexion or for someone thought to resemble the bird in some other way.2 Irish (Munster): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Conchradha ( see McEnroe ).3 Irish: translation of any of various Gaelic names derived from fiach ‘raven’, ‘crow’ ( see Fee ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Amanda Crow, "West Virginia Deaths and Burials, 1854-1932"
  • Amanda Crow, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Amanda Crow, "West Virginia Deaths, 1804-1999"

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