Gilbert Elmer Crow

23 October 1920–16 May 1985 (Age 64)
Richard, Leflor, Oklahoma

The Life of Gilbert Elmer

When Gilbert Elmer Crow was born on 23 October 1920, his father, Felix Owen Crow, was 25 and his mother, Ellen Pearlie Goforth, was 25. He married Edna Earl Adams on 24 June 1944, in Wilson, Tennessee, United States. He died on 16 May 1985, in Lebanon, Wilson, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Poplar Hill Cemetery, Watertown, Wilson, Tennessee, United States.

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Gilbert Elmer Crow
Edna Earl Adams
Marriage: 24 June 1944

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24 June 1944
Wilson, Tennessee, United States

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1931 · The Parthenon is Built

Age 11

In 1931, a full scale replica of the Parthenon in Greece was erected in Nashville, Tennessee. The Parthenon was meant to be temporary, but became a permanent part of Tennessee culture. It also has a replica of the statue of Athena the Goddess of War.At the same time a city over Memphis built  giant pyramid replica to remind everyone what the city was named for. 

Age 21

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English: from Middle English crow, Old English crāwa, applied as a nickname for someone with dark hair or a dark complexion or for someone thought to resemble the bird in some other way.2 Irish (Munster): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Conchradha ( see McEnroe ).3 Irish: translation of any of various Gaelic names derived from fiach ‘raven’, ‘crow’ ( see Fee ).

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

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  • Gilbert Elmer Crow, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
  • Gilbert Elmer Crow, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
  • Gilbert Elmer Crow, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"

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