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Charles R. L. Crown
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Birth: Jan., 1830
Maryland, USA
Death: May 31, 1916
West Arlington
Baltimore City
Maryland, USA

Charles was the son of Thomas P. Crown (1790-1867).

In the 1850 U.S. Census, the name of Thomas' wife was Hepsy A. Crown. In the 1850 U.S. Census, Thomas and Hepsy were living in Anne Arundel County, Maryland, and he was a "farmer."

In the 1860 U.S. Census, Thomas and his wife, Catharine H. Crown, were living in Washington, DC, and he was an "auction merchant."

Hepsy and Catharine must be the same person as Thomas' son, John (1827-1859), was called the son of Catharine in his obituary.

Obituary for Thomas - "Suddenly on the 12th inst., Thomas Crown, aged 78 years, one of the oldest residents of this city. His friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend his funeral from his late residence, Maryland avenue between 10th and 11th streets Island tomorrow, Sunday afternoon at 4 o'clock (Baltimore and Alexandria papers please copy)."

In the 1870 U.S. Census, the widowed Catharine was living in Washington, DC, with the family of her son, Charles R.L. Crown.

Thomas is buried in R63/95 and Catharine is buried in R63/94.

The other known children of Thomas and Catharine were:

1) Ann R. Crown (born c.1829) was born in Maryland. She is possibly the Ann Rebecca (Crown) Schofield (Aug 1835 - 11 Aug 1905) who married John D. Schofield (June 1835 -16 Nov 1912) on 9 Sept 1857 in Washington, DC. He was born in Washington, DC.

2) Georgia E. (Crown) Diffenderffer (born Jan 1831) was born in Maryland. She married John F. Diffenderffer (born c.1823). He was born in Maryland. In the 1860 U.S. Census, they were living with her parents in Washington, DC, and John was an "auctioneer." In the 1870 and 1880 U.S. Censuses, John and Georgia were living in Baltimore City, Maryland, and he was a "salesman" (1870) and a "traveling salesman" (1880). In the 1900 and 1910 U.S. Censuses, the widowed Georgia was living in Baltimore City, Maryland.
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Charles R.L. Crown married Elizabeth A. (Robinson) Crown (July 1833 - 1 July 1917) on 17 Nov 1856 in Arlington, Virginia.

In the 1870, 1880 and 1900 U.S. Censuses, Charles and Elizabeth were living in Washington, DC, and he was a "grocer" (1870), a "general furnishing" (1880) and a "landlord."

In the 1910 U.S. Census, Charles and Elizabeth were living in Baltimore City, Maryland, with their daughter, May.

"Departed this life on Wednesday, May 31, 1916, at 4 o'clock a.m., at his daughter's residence in Baltimore, Charles R.L. Crown, beloved husband of Elizabeth Crown. Funeral services in chapel at Congressional cemetery at 2 o'clock, Friday, June 2. Relatives and friends invited."
 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Crown (1790 - 1867)
  Catharine H. Crown (1792 - 1870)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth A Robinson Crown (1833 - 1917)*
 
 Children:
  Child Crown (____ - 1872)*
  Child Crown (____ - 1872)*
  Mary Alvestan Crown (1858 - 1878)*
  William T. Crown (1859 - 1911)*
  Charles Arthur Crown (1863 - 1945)*
  Thornton O Crown (1867 - 1950)*
  May C. Crown Hedian (1871 - 1955)*
 
 Siblings:
  James E. Crown (1821 - 1847)*
  Thomas T. Crown (1824 - 1842)*
  Joseph F. Crown (1829 - 1859)*
  Charles R. L. Crown (1830 - 1916)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Congressional Cemetery
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Plot: R66/154
 
Created by: myta
Record added: Nov 18, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80647556
Charles R. L. Crown
Added by: Historic Congressional Cemetery Archivist
 
Charles R. L. Crown
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