Kermit Lansing Crow Sr

Brief Life History of Kermit Lansing

When Kermit Lansing Crow Sr was born on 21 April 1915, in Goldsboro, Wayne, North Carolina, United States, his father, William Roland Crow, was 40 and his mother, Bessie Hortense Harrell, was 36. He married Emolyn Simon on 25 December 1932, in Rockingham, Richmond, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Darby Township, Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940 and Haverford, Haverford Township, Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States in 1950. He died on 29 January 1966, in Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 50, and was buried in Forest Lawn West Cemetery, Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina, United States.

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Kermit Lansing Crow Sr
Emolyn Simon
Marriage: 25 December 1932
Kermit Lansing Crow Jr

Sources (16)

  • Kermit Crow, "United States Census, 1950"
  • Kermit Lansing Crow, "North Carolina, Center for Health Statistics, Vital Records Unit, County Birth Records, 1913-1922"
  • Kermit L Crow, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

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1918 · Fort Bragg Established

Named after Confederate General Braxton Bragg, Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina was established on September 4, 1918. It was used as one of three training camps used during WWI.


13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

Irish, Manx, and English: variant of Crowe .

Native American: translation into English (and shortening) of a personal name based on a word, such as Lakota or Dakota Sioux kaŋgi, meaning ‘crow’. The cultural significance of the crow to Native Americans is reflected in their traditional personal names, some of which were adopted as surnames (translated into English), e.g. Big Crow (see Bigcrow ) and Two Crow (see Twocrow ). See also Bird 4.

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

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