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
1799–1878
Mary “Polly” Crawford
1810–1856
Marriage: before 1829
William C Womack
1826–1895
Elizabeth J. Womack
1827–1900
Elisha J Womack
1829–
James Wiley Womack
1831–1860
Nancy C. Womack
1831–
Benjamin Franklin Womack
1835–1907
Elizabeth Ann Womack
1835–1903
John Womack
1837–
William Womack
1840–
Mary F. Womack
1843–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
before 1829
children

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (7)

1812

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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