JohnsonFamily2/19/24 - Person Sheet
JohnsonFamily2/19/24 - Person Sheet
NameJoel Wilson Crowe 307,1075,135,908,961,962,963,964,965,966,1076,1475,1516
Birth20 Oct 1836, Horton, NS, CAN307
Death16 Jul 1914, Simeon, NE307
BurialLavaca Cemetery, Gordon, Nebraska
OccupationFarmerRural Route Mail Carrier, 1910
FatherWilliam George Crowe (1812-1901)
Birth22 Feb 1856, Berlin, WI
Death4 Aug 1939, Friend, Saline Co, NE307,1473
Burial7 Aug 1939, Lavaca Cemetery, Gordon, Cherry, NE
FatherReverend Merrit House (1811-1883)
MotherMaria Lee (1814-1907)
Family ID289
Marriage22 Feb 1876, Claremont, Dodge, MN135,158,307,967,1472
ChildrenArthur B. (1877-1942)
 Winifred (Winnie) (1879-1930)
 Jennie Maria (1881-1968)
 Clara Marian (1883-1968)
 Stella Maretta (1885-1981)
 Joel Wilson (Manny) (1887-1891)
 Mary Louise (1890-1988)
 Edna Alice (1892-1961)
 Frederick George (1900-1975)
Notes for Joel Wilson Crowe
Immigrated to USA, NH, in 1849

He lived In Dodge Co, Minnesota in 1885.1309

He lived in Lavaca, NE in 1889

Order for mail to be delivered to J W Crowe on the Route from Merriman to Bailey, Nebraska, commencing March 20, 1900

CROWE, JOEL W homesteaded as follows:313
Land Office: NEW ULM Sequence #:
Document Number: 1879 Total Acres: 80
Misc. Doc. Nr.: 365 Signature: Yes
Canceled Document: No Issue Date: January 27, 1873
Mineral Rights Reserved: No Metes and Bounds: No
Survey Date: Statutory Reference: 12 Stat. 392
Multiple Warantee Names: No Act or Treaty: May 20, 1862
Multiple Patentee Names: No Entry Classification: Homestead Entry Original
Legal Land Description:
# Aliquot Parts Block # Base Line Fractional Section Township Range Section #
1 W*NE 5TH PM No 107 N 18 W 2313

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Joel Wilson Crowe Sr
20 Oct 1836
16 Jul 1914
Irwin, Cherry County, Nebraska, USA

In 1910 , Joel and Kitty lived at separate locations. Joel lived in Merriman, Cherry Co, NE and was a rural mail carrier. Kittie and Fred lived in Cleveland, Cherry Co, NE with Phylander and Stella Crowe Young.

Joel had a stroke about 1912.

Old Settler Passed Away

J.W. Crowe, who for years carried mail to Bailey and Harlan died.

J.W. Crowe died near Simeon at about 6 o'clock Thursday evening July 16, 1914 at the age of 78 years. He has been almost helpless a greater part of the time during the time during the past two years as a result of a stroked of paralysis. He was among the early settlers of Cherry County, coming here about 26 years ago and for many years and a greater part of the time resided near and in Merriman. Funeral services will be conducted at the home today by the Reverend J.A. Johnson, pastor of the Methodist church of this place. The remains will be brought to Valentine and from here taken tonight to Gordon and from there to Lavaca for burial Saturday. Mr. Crowe is survived by his wife, six daughters and two sons. the daughters are Mrs. Harry Ayres, Mrs. Fred Metsker, Mrs. A.B. Green, Mrs. P.H. Young, Mrs. R.K. Johnson and Mrs. C. Young. The sons are Arthur and Frederick. ***–– Valentine Republican
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