Edgar Madison Crews

9 March 1906–16 July 1994 (Age 88)
Lewis, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Edgar Madison

When Edgar Madison Crews was born on 9 March 1906, in Lewis, Tennessee, United States, his father, James Madison Crews, was 33 and his mother, Mary Ellen Bailey, was 33. He married Lovina "Lola" Sarah Adams on 8 November 1941. He lived in Civil District 13, Lawrence, Tennessee, United States in 1910. He died on 16 July 1994, in Mehlville, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Shepherd Hills Cemetery, Barnhart, Jefferson, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edgar Madison Crews
Lovina "Lola" Sarah Adams
Marriage: 8 November 1941

Spouse and Children

8 November 1941

Parents and Siblings

    James Madison Crews


    Mary Ellen Bailey




World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 2

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Age 23

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

1 English: variant spelling of Cruse .2 Americanized spelling of German and Danish Kruse .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Edgar M Crews in household of James M Crews, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Edgar Madison Crews, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"
  • Edgar Madison Crews, "Find A Grave Index"

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