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Do you have Crawford ancestors in Alabama?

James Crawford, son of George Crawford was born March 10, 1789 in South Carolina. He married Nancy McCarter, the daughter of James and Nancy Davy McCarter. Nancy (1793-1872) was the daughter of James and Nancy Davy McCarter. James and Nancy left South Carolina sometime after their son James L. Crawford was born in 1813. They resided in Georgia in 1819 where their daughter Catherine Ann was born but by 1821 they had settled in Perry County, Alabama. James and Nancy had fourteen known children.

County seat of Hale County 1937 (Library of Congress)County seat of Hale County 1937 (Library of Congress)

Buried in Hale County, Alabama

James Crawford died in 1839 and is buried in Mount Hermon United Methodist Church Cemetery in Greensboro, Hale County, Alabama. Some descendant surnames of James and Nancy (McCarter) Crawford include: BARNES, BLACKBURN, BOYLES, BROADNAX, BROWN, CANNON, CHRISTENBERRY, COLE, DONAVAN, ELLIS, GRIFFIN, HANNAH, HOLLEY, HOPKINS, HOWARD, JOHNSON, JONES, LANE, LATHAM, LEWIS, LYLES, MADISON, MARTIN, MCCARTER, MCCURDY, MURPH, PAYNE, POOL, RAYFIELD, RHODES, SMITH, SPENCER, STOKES, THIGPEN, THOMAS, TURK, VAUGHN, WILLIAMS

See this family tree in  Some Descendants of JAMES CRAWFORD (1789-1839) Hale County, Alabama 

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 Some Descendants of JAMES CRAWFORD (1789-1839) Hale County, Alabama

 Some Descendants of JAMES CRAWFORD (1789-1839) Hale County, Alabama

About Donna R Causey

Donna R. Causey, resident of Alabama, was a teacher in the public school system for twenty years. When she retired, Donna found time to focus on her lifetime passion for historical writing. She developed the websites www.alabamapioneers and All her books can be purchased at and Barnes & Noble. She has authored numerous genealogy books. RIBBON OF LOVE: A Novel Of Colonial America (TAPESTRY OF LOVE) is her first novel in the Tapestry of Love about her family where she uses actual characters, facts, dates and places to create a story about life as it might have happened in colonial Virginia. Faith and Courage: Tapestry of Love (Volume 2) is the second book and the third FreeHearts: A Novel of Colonial America (Book 3 in the Tapestry of Love Series) Discordance: The Cottinghams (Volume 1) is the continuation of the story. . For a complete list of books, visit Donna R Causey

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  1. Stanley Crawford thought you might be interested in this.

  2. Kathleen Crawford Jensen, thought of you…

    1. That’s pretty cool but my people came here from Elizabeth town, Kentucky.

  3. I was born in Crawfords Cove in St. Clair Co., Alabama.

  4. My granddaddy was Alfred Marvin Corley from south Ala.

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