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Edith Manilla Peese Crawford
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Birth: Oct. 31, 1866
Centre County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Mar. 31, 1931
Williamsport
Lycoming County
Pennsylvania, USA

Obituary:
Source: Altoona Mirror 1931 p130

Mrs Edith Crawford
For many years a resident of Altoona, died at her home 432 W Edwin St, Williamsport at 1:50 o'clock Saturday morning of pneumonia. She was born at Curtin on 31 October, 1866 a daughter of Jorias and Lavinia Walker Peese.

She was twice married first to John Bookhamer who died 36 years ago and later to Oliver Crawford, who was killed in a railroad accident 10 years ago. Surviving are 1 son born to the first marriage Ray Bookhamer and an adopted son, Charles Walters both of this city. One son and two daughters to the second marriage: Paul Crawford of Lakemont, Mrs Hazel Crabtree and Mrs Drusilla Larson of Williamsport. Two sisters and 3 brothers Mrs Sarah Simcox of Jersey Shore, Mrs Belle Reninger of Williamsport, John Peese of Milesburg, Andrew Peese of Waverly, NY, and James Peese of New York City.

Mrs Crawford was an active member of the Wesley Memorial Methodist Church of East Juanita until her health failed and retained her membership even after she moved from the city. The body has been brought to the city and she may be viewed at the Giden Funeral Home until 2 o'clock tomorrow when the funeral services will be held with the Rev. W.L. McClure officiating. Internment will be in Greenwood Cemetery.


Spouse #1: Roy Bookhammer ? - 11 Aug 1892

Known children:
Raymond 25 Feb 1888 - 7 Dec 1960 sp Mary Johnson
Charles
Baby

# 2: Calvin N Ross Jun 1852 - ? (not married)

Known Children:
Hazel Carmella 21 Jun 1896 - ? sp Clyde R Crabtree; 4 children
Paul Leonard 24 Dec 1897 - ? sp Jean; 1 known child
Crawford E Jun 1901 - 30 Aug 1901

**Note: Hazel & Paul were adopted by 3rd husband; last name changed to Crawford

Spouse 3: Oliver William Crawford 6 May 1861 - 29 Jan 1915

Known Children:
Myrtle Alma 14 Jan 1905 - 7 Jul 1905
Eva ? - ? (possibly Myrtle Alma)
Drusilla Idella 12 Oct 1909 - 15 May 1982
Stillborn Boy 12 Oct 1909 - 12 Oct 1909

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Peese (1817 - 1880)
  Lovey Ann Watkins Peese (1820 - 1910)
 
 Spouse:
  Oliver William Crawford (1861 - 1915)
 
 Children:
  Raymond W Bookhamer (1888 - 1960)*
  Crawford E Ross (1901 - 1901)*
  Myrtle Alma Crawford (1905 - 1905)*
  Drusilla Idella Crawford Jarrett (1909 - 1982)*
  Stillborn Boy Crawford (1909 - 1909)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Elizabeth Peese Simcox (1842 - 1932)*
  Jarias Andrew Peese (1844 - 1931)*
  Margaret Jane Peese Arnold (1845 - 1906)*
  Martha Belle Peese Henninger (1849 - 1936)*
  Thomas F Peese (1853 - 1923)*
  Juleann Peese (1857 - 1865)*
  Edith Manilla Peese Crawford (1866 - 1931)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
***Unmarked grave***
 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
Altoona
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Unmarked Grave
 
Created by: Cate
Record added: Aug 09, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40467781
Edith Manilla <i>Peese</i> Crawford
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 Added: Mar. 27, 2011
 
 
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