age 61, son of Ronald C. Crawford - Elizabeth J. Moore
In 1880, Samuel L Crawford (24,Oregon, single, editor) was living with parents Ronald C Crawford (52, NY) and Elizabeth J Crawford (43, Ill.) and brothers Ronald M (21, OR) and Melvin K (17, WA) and sister Nellie P (6, WA)
For a time, he was a part owner of the Seattle Intelligencer. He became city editor of the Seattle Post-Intelligencer, and was also the entire reporting staff in early days. His biography is in "History of Seattle, Washington - With
Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of Some of its Prominent Men and
Pioneers." Frederic James Grant, Ed. New York: American Publishing and
Engraving Co., 1891. p. 487.
"Mr. Crawford was married April 30, 1890, to the youngest daughter of Dr. M.
F. Clayton of Sacramento, California. The only child of his wife by a former
marriage, a son of ten years, is not only a loved and cherished member of his
family but will be henceforth known as Frank Clayton Crawford."
10/11/2021: Jessica Torie #50502076 added a second wife for Samuel - Susie Crawford.
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