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Andrew Monroe Crow

Andrew Monroe Crow

Male 1903 - 1971  (67 years)

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  • Name Andrew Monroe Crow  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Nickname Andy 
    Born 3 May 1903  Meers, Comanche County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Date is from Oklahoma Death Certificate; confirmed by Social Security Death Index; obituary; and headstone; location is NOT sourced by me. Obituary states that he was born on a homestead in the Wichita Mountains.
    Gender Male 
    Census 1910  Wichita, Comanche County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Indexed as Andy Crow, age 7 born abt 1903 in Oklahoma; white male; single; father born Illinois and mother born Texas; (father has died) living with mother Emma Crow, age 46 and siblings Vester, 20; James, 18; Fil, 17; Ida, 15; Willie, 13; Robert, 11; and John, 9; his mother is farming and his older brothers are farm laborers 
    Census 1920  Abilene, Caddo County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Indexed as Andrew M. Crow, age 16 born abt 1904 in Oklahoma; white male; single son; father was born in Texas and mother was born in Illinois; he is able to read/write; living with mother Emma A. Crow, age 56 and brothers: Sylvester, 30, divorced laborer and C. Frederick, 34 single laborer; the family lives on Anderson Avenue; his mother owns the home free and clear of mortgage 
    Census 1930  Apache, Caddo County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Indexed as Andrew M. Crow, white male born abt 1903 in Oklahoma; divorced; laborer working in shoe shop; father was born in Illinois and mother was born in Texas; living with mother Anna A. Crow, age 67 and brothers: Ed G. Crow, age 52, married - laborer in oil field; Charley F. Crow, 44, single - painter; and James S. Crow, 39, married - laborer doing odd jobs; brother John Lothra Crow lives next door with wife 
    Census 1940  Apache, Caddo County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Indexed as Andrew M. Crow, respondent, age 36 born abt 1904 in Oklahoma; white male; married*; head of house; his residence is not a farm; lived in rural Caddo County, Oklahoma in 1935; Sheet 2B; Household No. 41; Shoe Repairman; Renting for $10; attended school through the 6th grade; worked 60 hours the week prior to census; working on his own account; worked 50 weeks in 1939 with an income of $600; with him are children: Martha, 8 and Adran, 4
    *In the 1940 census, his wife is living in Oklahoma City and is indexed as being single. 
    Social Security Data Indexed as Andrew Crow; 445-30-4131; Last residence - Apache, Caddo, Oklahoma; 3 May 1903; Mar 1971; Oklahoma (before 1951) 
    Died 9 Mar 1971  Apache, Caddo County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Date/location of death are from Oklahoma Death Certificate; U.S. Social Security Death Index; obituary; and headstone.
      Indexed as Andrew Monroe Crow; died 3/9/1971 in Apache, Caddo County, Oklahoma at 121 West Floyd; white male; age 67; born 5/3/1903 in Oklahoma; 445-30-4131-A; retired gunsmith, shoe maker and carpenter; resident of 121 West Floyd, Apache, Caddo, Oklahoma; name of father and mother were not known by informant; the informant was his daughter Martha Elliott of Apache, Oklahoma; cause of death was a self-inflicted gunshot (.22 cal) wound in the head; death was instantaneous; his death was ruled a suicide and occurred 3/9/71 at 3:50 p.m.
    Andrew Monroe Crow
    Andrew Monroe Crow
    From the collection of Tony Crow
    Andrew Monroe Crow - published in unknown newspaper
    Andrew Monroe Crow - published in unknown newspaper
    Buried 12 Mar 1971  Apache, Caddo County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Fairview Cemetery
    Andrew Monroe Crow
    Andrew Monroe Crow
    Headstone
    Person ID P18252  Curbow Montoya Family
    Last Modified 24 Nov 2013 

    Father Edward Lothra Crow,   b. 1850, Ursa, Adams County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1903, Meers, Comanche County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Mother Emma Adaline Haney,   b. 12 Jun 1862, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Nov 1943, Apache, Caddo County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Family ID F7121  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Hattie Louisa Miller,   b. 23 Jan 1917, Glen, Carter County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 1986, Apache, Caddo County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 15 May 1931  Apache, Caddo County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Date/location are from Oklahoma Marriage Record and confirmed by obituary
    Andrew Monroe Crow x Hattie Louisa Miller
    Andrew Monroe Crow x Hattie Louisa Miller
    Marriage Certificate
    Divorced Yes, date unknown 
    Notes 
    • Lucille Lillian Miller and sister Hattie Louisa Miller married brothers, John Lothra Crow and Andrew Monroe Crow, respectively.
    Children 
     1. M.A. Crow
     2. Adrian Crow,   b. 8 Sep 1935, Apache, Caddo County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 1941, Apache, Caddo County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 5 years)
    Last Modified 24 Nov 2013 18:03:20 
    Family ID F5390  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Myrtle Koontz,   b. Abt 1903,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 18 Aug 1921  Apache, Caddo County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Date/location are from the Oklahoma Marriage Record
    Andrew Monroe Crow x Myrtle Koontz
    Andrew Monroe Crow x Myrtle Koontz
    Marriage Certificate
    Divorced Yes, date unknown 
    Notes 
    • John Lothra Crow and Andrew Crow married sisters, Lillie Koontz and Myrtle Koontz, respectively. Notes from Ann and Tony Crow: "While the men were serving a few months in the pen for bank robbing the first wife of John was charged with running Apache's first Bawdy House. This was documented with copies of the warrant and so forth. Both women also applied for a widow's pension while the two boys were in the pen. Bawdy house actually meant Apache's first whorehouse.
    Last Modified 24 Nov 2013 18:14:03 
    Family ID F5389  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 May 1903 - Meers, Comanche County, Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Indexed as Andy Crow, age 7 born abt 1903 in Oklahoma; white male; single; father born Illinois and mother born Texas; (father has died) living with mother Emma Crow, age 46 and siblings Vester, 20; James, 18; Fil, 17; Ida, 15; Willie, 13; Robert, 11; and John, 9; his mother is farming and his older brothers are farm laborers - 1910 - Wichita, Comanche County, Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Indexed as Andrew M. Crow, age 16 born abt 1904 in Oklahoma; white male; single son; father was born in Texas and mother was born in Illinois; he is able to read/write; living with mother Emma A. Crow, age 56 and brothers: Sylvester, 30, divorced laborer and C. Frederick, 34 single laborer; the family lives on Anderson Avenue; his mother owns the home free and clear of mortgage - 1920 - Abilene, Caddo County, Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Aug 1921 - Apache, Caddo County, Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Indexed as Andrew M. Crow, white male born abt 1903 in Oklahoma; divorced; laborer working in shoe shop; father was born in Illinois and mother was born in Texas; living with mother Anna A. Crow, age 67 and brothers: Ed G. Crow, age 52, married - laborer in oil field; Charley F. Crow, 44, single - painter; and James S. Crow, 39, married - laborer doing odd jobs; brother John Lothra Crow lives next door with wife - 1930 - Apache, Caddo County, Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 May 1931 - Apache, Caddo County, Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Indexed as Andrew M. Crow, respondent, age 36 born abt 1904 in Oklahoma; white male; married*; head of house; his residence is not a farm; lived in rural Caddo County, Oklahoma in 1935; Sheet 2B; Household No. 41; Shoe Repairman; Renting for $10; attended school through the 6th grade; worked 60 hours the week prior to census; working on his own account; worked 50 weeks in 1939 with an income of $600; with him are children: Martha, 8 and Adran, 4 *In the 1940 census, his wife is living in Oklahoma City and is indexed as being single. - 1940 - Apache, Caddo County, Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 Mar 1971 - Apache, Caddo County, Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 12 Mar 1971 - Apache, Caddo County, Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Andrew Monroe Crow
From the collection of Tony Crow
    Andrew Monroe Crow From the collection of Tony Crow
    Andrew Monroe Crow
    Andrew Monroe Crow
    From the collection of Tony Crow

  • Sources 
    1. [S2624649626] 1910 United States Federal Census, (United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1910. ), Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Wichita, Comanche, Oklahoma; Roll: T624_1248; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 0066; FHL microfilm: 1375261.

    2. [S2624660385] 1920 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1920.), Year: 1920; Census Place: Abilene, Caddo, Oklahoma; Roll: T625_1453; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 34; Image: 450.

    3. [S2626335774] 1930 United States Federal Census, (United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930. T626), Year: 1930; Census Place: Apache, Caddo, Oklahoma; Roll: 1894; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 7; Image: 837.0.

    4. [S4273286779] 1940 United States Federal Census , (United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1940. T627, 4,643 rolls.), Source Citation: Year: 1940; Census Place: Apache, Caddo, Oklahoma; Roll: T627_3279; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 8-7.

    5. [S2624729542] Social Security Death Index, (Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Social Security Administration.Original data: Social Security Administration. Social Security), Number: 445-30-4131; Issue State: Oklahoma; Issue Date: Before 1951.