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 Effie Ann <I>Dukes</I> Crawford

Effie Ann Dukes Crawford

Lincoln, Benton County, Missouri, USA
Death 20 Apr 1948 (aged 78)
Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA
Burial Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA
Memorial ID 15535824 · View Source
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d/o Alfred H Dukes and Mary M Carleton

married, Dellison "Dell" Crawford in 1898
s/o Edwin Crawford
& Frances Ann Mayhugh
daughter of
Lewis Mayhugh of Kentucky
& Sarah Tindle of Kentucky

son: Silas Earl Crawford 1900-1982
named after his uncle, Silas Elmer Dukes
m#1 Inez Frances Sterling-Lern

m#2 his first cousin, Frances Crawford-Wilson
In the State Of Missouri in 1946 it was(and still is) Illegal to marry your first cousin. "It is also void if you are a resident of Missouri & marry your first cousin out of state" So their "union" was not recognized as legal.

Dell & Effie were married for 50 years.
First they went to Colorado, where Silas was born, then
they lived in Maricopa AZ for many years,
after Effie's death in 1948,
both Dell & Silas went to Missouri.

Gravesite Details ashes only-no stone found





  • Created by: Linda Dukes
  • Added: 28 Aug 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 15535824
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Effie Ann Dukes Crawford (13 Jan 1870–20 Apr 1948), Find A Grave Memorial no. 15535824, citing Greenwood Memory Lawn Cemetery, Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA ; Maintained by Linda Dukes (contributor 46842176) .