Columbus Crawford

MaleOctober 1885–

Brief Life History of Columbus

When Columbus Crawford was born in October 1885, in Alabama, United States, his father, George Crawford, was 33 and his mother, Mary Crawford, was 23. He lived in Election Precinct 10 Hollywood, Jackson, Alabama, United States in 1900.

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George Crawford
Mary Crawford
Columbus Crawford
George Crawford
Minnie Crawford
Ceola Crawford
Matie Crawford

Sources (1)

  • Columbus Crawford in household of George Crawford, "United States Census, 1900"

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Siblings (5)

World Events (3)


Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 1

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 5

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

Scottish and English: habitational name from any of various places called Crawford, primarily the one in Lanarkshire (Scotland), and possibly also from the one in Lancashire. Both are named in Old English with crāwe ‘crow’ + ford ‘ford’.

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

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