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Crawford M. Shaw & Frances L. Towles

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Family Group Report

Husband

 Crawford M. Shaw

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 14* Feb 1861 Frostburg, Allegany, Maryland  (birth-date/place from death-certificate)
Marriage 28 Octt 1886 Taylor, West Virginia  [ marriage-register page 54, line 64 ]
Death 26 Nov 1931 Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia  [ death-certificate #15228 ]
Burial Woodlawn Cemetery, Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
his Father William Shaw  (born in Scotland)
his Mother Sarah V. Conrad  (born in Frostburg, MD)
Notes about Husband: cause-of-death: Cerebral Hemorrhage / Diabetes
date-of-death differences: tombstone 16 Feb 1861; death-certificate 14 Feb 1861
Wife

 Frances L. Towles

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 2 Aug 1864  
Death 8 May 1914 Marion, West Virginia  [ death-register page 167, line 27 ]
Burial Woodlawn Cemetery, Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
her Father John W. Towles
her Mother Sarah A. Creel
Notes about Wife: cause-of-death: cancer (at age 50 years)
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source] Spouse
1 F Ada Shaw b 21 Mar 1888 Taylor, WV  [ birth-register page 98, line 211 ]  
d 25 Jul 1888 Taylor, WV  [ death-register page 44, line 77 ]  
2 M Frank Shaw b 17 Feb 1891 Taylor, WV  [ birth-register page 158, line 199 ]  
d 1 Jul 1891 Taylor, WV  [ birth-register page 64, line 78 ]  
3 F Marian I. Shaw b 21 Jun 1892 Taylor, WV  [ birth-register page 130, line 237 ]  
m 13 Jan 1919 Marion, WV  [ marriage-license page 388 ] Norris E. Showalter
d 1963 (death-year from tombstone) bur: Woodlawn Cem.
4 F Hazel S. Shaw
"Sarah H."
b 26 Oct 1894 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 25, line 173 ]  
d 17 Feb 2000 (death-date from SSDI) bur: Woodlawn Cem.
5 M John Percy Shaw b 1 Apr 1896 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 49, line 39 ]  
d 29 Aug 1896 Marion, WV  [ death-register page 398, line 29 ]  
6 F "Unnamed" Shaw b 14 Jan 1900 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 42, line 101 ]  
d stillborn Marion, WV  [ death-register page 71, line 167 ]  
7 F Lucile Shaw b 19 Jun 1903 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 140, line 317 ]  
d 6 Jan 1909 Marion, WV  [ death-register page 153, line 17 ] bur: Woodlawn Cem.
Notes about Children:

Census Analysis

Head of Household:  Crawford M. Shaw Spouse:  Frances L. Towles
Date / Place of Birth:  1861  /  Allegany, Maryland Date / Place of Birth:  1864  /  
Date / Place of Death:  1931  /  Marion, West Virginia Date / Place of Death:  1914  /  Marion, WV
Marriage Date / Place: (m1) 1886  /  Taylor, WV    |  (m2) Lulu B.
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:52; Fairmont, 2nd Ward Pg# Sheet 5A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Shaw, Crawford M. (head) 39 WV Scotland-MD; born Feb 1861; married-13-years; R.R. Engineer; Rents-home
", Fannie L. (wife) 35 WV Va-Va; married-13-years; 6-children-born / 2-living
", Marian (dau) 7 WV WV-WV
", Hazel S. (dau) 5 WV WV-WV
Tolds, Sarah A. (s-mother) 71 Va Va-Va; widow; 8-children-born / 6-living
219 Maple Avenue; Lines 4-8; Enum-Dwelling #71; Enum-Family #82
1910 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:59; Fairmont, 2nd Ward Pg# Sheet 5B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Shaw, Crawford M. (head) 49 MD Scotland-PA; 1st-marriage; married-24-years; Engineer, B & O R.R.; Rents-home
", Francis L. (wife) 45 WV Va-Va; 1st-marriage; married-24-years; 7-children-born / 2-living
", Marian I. (dau) 17 WV MD-WV
", Sarah H. (dau) 15 WV MD-WV; attended school during the year
227 Grant Street; Lines 74-77; Enum-Dwelling #102; Enum-Family #112
1920 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:21; Fairmont, 4th Ward Pg# Sheet 20A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Shaw, Crawford M. (head) 45 MD Scotland-MD; married; Engineer-Freight, Steam railroad; Rents-home
", Lula (wife) 32 WV WV-WV; married
", Hazel (dau) 19 WV WV-WV; single; Saleslady, Clothing Store
Grose, Roy (bro-in-law) 19 WV WV-WV; Driver, Express Co.; attended school during the year
Pyles, Bertie (lodger) 29 WV WV-WV; Saleslady, Tea Store
431 Washington Street; Lines 1-5; Enum-Dwelling #489; Enum-Family #389
1930 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:8; Fairmont, 7th Ward Pg# Sheet 23A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Shaw, C. M. (head) 67 MD Scotland-MD; married; age-at-first-marriage: 21; Rents-home, $30; Radio.
", Lulu B. (wife) 39 WV WV-WV; married; age-at-first-marriage: 30
", Hazel S. (dau) 33 WV WV-MD-WV; Saleslady, Department Store
Pyles, Birdie (cousin) 40 WV WV-WV-WV; Saleslady, Grocery Store
Osborne, Paul J. (b-in-law) 17 WV WV-PA-WV; Laborer, Lumber Yard
331 High Street; Lines 22-26; Enum-Dwelling #407; Enum-Family #477

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