Mary Crawford (1888 - 1971)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Mary Crawford’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Mary so that her life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Mary’s biography.

Mary Crawford Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Mary Crawford and her immediate Crawford family. Add to Mary Crawford's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with her family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Mary.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Mary Crawford? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Morton, Scott County, Mississippi

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Mary finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Mary attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Mary did for a living or if she had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Mary Crawford is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Mary's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Mary's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Mary a religious woman? Add Mary’s religion

Gender

Female

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Mary during various points of her life.

Timeline

1888 - In the year that Mary Crawford was born, on August 7th, the body of a prostitute was found in the Whitechapel section of London. Martha Tabram had been stabbed 39 times - a possible but not confirmed victim of Jack the Ripper. On August 31st, the body of Mary Ann Nichols was found - stabbed and mutilated. On September 8th, the body of Annie Chapman was found - throat slit and disemboweled. On September 30th, Elizabeth Stride, also a prostitute in Whitechapel, was found dead from a slit throat. Within an hour, another body was discovered - Catherine Eddowes'. She was far more savagely murdered and it is thought that the Ripper had more time with her. Then, on November 9th, the body of prostitute Mary Jane Kelly was found in a boarding room in Whitechapel. Considered to be the probable fifth, and last, of Jack the Ripper's victims, Kelly's was the most savage of his murders.

1950 - When she was 62 years old, in February, Joe McCarthy gave a speech alleging that he had a list of "members of the Communist Party and members of a spy ring" who worked in the State Department. He went on to chair a committee that investigated not only the State Department but also the administration of President Harry S. Truman, the Voice of America, and the U.S. Army for communist spies - until he was condemned by the U.S. Senate in 1954.

1957 - When she was 69 years old, on October 4th, the Soviet Union launched Sputnik I, the first man made earth-orbiting satellite - and triggered the Space Race. Sputnik I was only 23 inches in diameter and had no tracking equipment, only 4 antennas, but it had a big impact.

1966 - She was 78 years old when on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

1971 - In the year of Mary Crawford's passing, in March, Intel shipped the first microprocessor to Busicom, a Japanese manufacturer of calculators. The microprocessor has since allowed computers to become smaller and faster, leading to smaller and more versatile handheld devices, home computers, and supercomputers.

Mary Crawford Family Tree

Who was Mary’s parents? Did she get married and did they have children? Share Mary’s family tree to share her legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Mary's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Mary Crawford
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Mary's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Mary Crawford is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to her obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Mary Crawford died in May 1971 at 82 years of age. No cause of death has been entered. She was born on November 28, 1888. We are unaware of information about Mary's immediate family. We know that Mary Crawford had been residing in Morton, Scott County, Mississippi.

Memories

What do you remember about Mary Crawford? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about her. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Mary is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Mary Crawford

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources