Mary “Polly” Crawford

1810–before 1856 (Age 46)
Virginia, United States

The Life of Mary “Polly”

Mary “Polly” Crawford was born in 1810, in Virginia, United States. She married Elisha H Womack before 1829. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Lincoln, Lincoln, Tennessee, United States in 1850. She died before 1856, at the age of 45, and was buried in Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elisha H Womack
Mary “Polly” Crawford
Marriage: before 1829
William C Womack
Elizabeth J. Womack
Elisha J Womack
James Wiley Womack
Nancy C. Womack
Benjamin Franklin Womack
Elizabeth Ann Womack
John Womack
William Womack
Mary F. Womack

Spouse and Children

before 1829


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World Events (7)


Age 2

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1812 · Monumental Church Built

Age 2

The Monumental Church was built between 1812-1814 on the sight where the Richmond Theatre fire had taken place. It is a monument to those that died in the fire.
1824 · """Mary Randolph Publishes """"The Virginia Housewife"""""""

Age 14

“The Virginia Housewife” was published by Mary Randolph. It was the first cookbook published in America. 

Name Meaning

1 Scottish, English, and northern Irish: habitational name from any of the various places, for example in Lanarkshire (Scotland) and Dorset and Lancashire (England) called Crawford, named in Old English with crāwe ‘crow’ + ford ‘ford’.2 English: variant of Crowfoot ( see Crofoot ).

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

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Sources (2)

  • Mary Womack in household of Elisha H Womack, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Find a Grave

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