Andrew Jackson Crowder

25 December 1878–6 February 1953 (Age 74)
Fountain, Indiana, United States

The Life of Andrew Jackson

Andrew Jackson Crowder was born on 25 December 1878, in Fountain, Indiana, United States as the son of Pleasant Crowder and Mary Ellen Williams. He married Myrtle Holler on 4 February 1900, in Columbus, Cherokee, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Ross Township, Cherokee, Kansas, United States in 1910 and Bartlesville, Washington, Oklahoma, United States in 1920. He died on 6 February 1953, in Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in White Rose Cemetery, Washington, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Andrew Jackson Crowder
Myrtle Holler
Marriage: 4 February 1900
Susie E Crowder
Andrew Jackson Crowder
Charles Lee Crowder
Geneva Crowder
Marvin Crowder

Spouse and Children

4 February 1900
Columbus, Cherokee, Kansas, United States


    Susie E Crowder


    Andrew Jackson Crowder



    Geneva Crowder


    Marvin Crowder


Parents and Siblings

    Pleasant Crowder


    Mary Ellen Williams




    Charles Manford Crowder


    Loren E Crowder



World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1881 · Kansas Prohibits Alcoholic Beverages

Age 3

Kansas became the first state to adopt a constitutional amendment which prohibited all alcoholic beverages on February 19, 1881.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 20

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

1 English and Welsh: occupational name for a player on the crowd, Middle English crouth, croude, a popular medieval stringed instrument (Welsh crwth).2 Americanized spelling of German Krauter .

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

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Sources (3)

  • A J Crowder, "Kansas State Census, 1925"
  • Andrew Crowder, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Andrew J Crowder, "United States Census, 1920"

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