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CRAWFORD Elizabeth

Female Abt 1672 - Bef 1762  (~ 90 years)


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  • Name CRAWFORD Elizabeth  [1, 2
    Born Abt 1672  New Kent County, VA ("Assasquin") Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Alt. Burial Unknown Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • Burial place unknown, though some state "Clover Fields." May also have been with Nicholas on the Rivanna River.
    Will Will proved in Louisa, but may have died in Albemarle  [1, 2
    Died Bef 11 May 1762  Greenville, Augusta, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Greenville, Augusta, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Notes 
    • . Her family is said to be descendents of Sir Roland Crawford, the grandfather of Sir William Wallace (the subject of Mel Gibson's 1994 epic movie Braveheart.) (Anderson, 1984) Together, they had nine children. Their oldest, Jane Meriwether married Colonel Robert Lewis; they became Meriwether Lewis' paternal great-grandparents. The second oldest, Nicholas Meriwether III married Mildred Thornton. The other children were William, Thomas, Colonel David Meriwether, Elizabeth, Ann, Sarah, and Mary.
    Person ID I2137  Booth Family
    Last Modified 10 Sep 2015 

    Father CRAWFORD David, Esq.,   b. Abt 1625, Ayershire, Kilburney, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1710, New Kent County, VA ("Assasquin") Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years) 
    Mother CRAWFORD Jane --?--,   b. 1633,   d. 1710  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 1654  Jamestown, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F716  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Col MERIWETHER Nicholas, Jr.,   b. 26 Oct 1667, Dendron, Surry, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1743, North Garden, Albemarle, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 26 Oct 1665  New Kent County, VA (Saint Peter's Parish) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. MERIWETHER Nicholas, III,   b. 11 Jul 1699, New Kent County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1739  (Age 39 years)
     2. MERIWETHER Jane,   b. Abt 1705, Greensville County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef Sep 1757  (Age ~ 52 years)
     3. MERIWETHER Elizabeth,   b. 1705, New Kent County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1725, Hanover County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 20 years)
     4. MERIWETHER Mary,   b. 1707, Albermarle County, Va Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 6 Apr 2008 
    Family ID F715  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Col MERIWETHER Nicholas, Jr.,   b. 26 Oct 1667, Dendron, Surry, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1743, North Garden, Albemarle, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 1687  Buckingham, Buckingham, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Col. MERIWETHER David,   b. Abt 1690, James City County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1744, Louisa County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years)
     2. MERIWETHER Anne,   b. 15 Jul 1694, Goochland County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. MERIWETHER Sarah,   b. 7 Dec 1697, Goochland County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jul 1733, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)
    Last Modified 7 Sep 2015 
    Family ID F723  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Oct 1665 - New Kent County, VA (Saint Peter's Parish) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1687 - Buckingham, Buckingham, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Bef 11 May 1762 - Greenville, Augusta, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Greenville, Augusta, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S916] Meriwether Genealogy, Meriwether Genealogy (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S1214] White Family Tree, White Family Tree (Reliability: 3).