Lillie Ann Crabtree

16 February 1889–22 April 1974 (Age 85)
Crawford, Missouri, United States

The Life of Lillie Ann

When Lillie Ann Crabtree was born on 16 February 1889, in Crawford, Missouri, United States, her father, Alexander Wilson Crabtree, was 28 and her mother, Alice Rosalind Goddard, was 24. She married Dallas L. Cardwell on 6 July 1908, in Crawford, Missouri, United States. She lived in Madison, Madison, Illinois, United States for about 5 years and Calumet City, Cook, Illinois, United States in 1940. She died on 22 April 1974, in Munster, Lake, Indiana, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Chapel Lawn Memorial Gardens, Schererville, Lake, Indiana, United States.

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Dallas L. Cardwell
Lillie Ann Crabtree
Marriage: 6 July 1908

Spouse and Children

6 July 1908
Crawford, Missouri, United States

Parents and Siblings



    John W. Crabtree



    Ernest Sylvester Crabtree


    Warren Elias Crabtree


    Frank Adoniram Crabtree


World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

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.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 15

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 23

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a crabapple tree, Middle English crabbetre ( see Crabb 2).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Lillie Lar in household of John Lar, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lillie Lair in household of John Lair, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lily A Lair in household of John M Lair, "United States Census, 1930"

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