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George Abraham Crawley

Male 1795 - 1862  (66 years)


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  • Name George Abraham Crawley 
    Birth 26 Sep 1795  Whitestone, Devon Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death 24 Jul 1862  Ambleside, Westmorland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Burial 31 Jul 1862  St James, St Pancras, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • George Abraham Crawley (2nd son), born at Stowe aforesaid 26 September 1795; educated at Rugby School (entered 1808); married 29 September 1826 Caroline, daughter of David Powell (for whose family see 'Antony & Dorothea Gibbs' by J.A. Gibbs p. 377, n6); died at Ambleside 24th and was buried 31 July 1862 in Highgate Cemetry. He was articled in 1812 to Jones & Green, solicitors in London, admitted solicitor 1817, afterwards partner in Pemberton Crawley & Gardener, London, later Crawley Arnold & Co. Marshal to Chief Justice Sir Vicary Gibbs 1815. Many years legal adviser to teh National Society and Treasurer to the Additional Curates Fund. Member 1819-62, Secretary 1833-62, of 'Nobody's Friends'. A spcial memoir of him by G.E.Cokayne is in the book, 'Nobody's Friends' (privileged printed 1885). His home from 1839 onwards was Fitzroy Farm, Highgate, which he built. By his two married sons and four married daughters he has numerous descendants, and one of his grandsons, Canon A. Stafford Crawley, married Anstice Katharine, grand-daughter of William and Matilda Blanche Gibbs, above mentioned.
    Person ID I4632  Gibbs Family Tree
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2019 

    Father Rev. Charles Crawley,   b. 25 Apr 1756, Flaxley, Gloucestershire Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 4 Jan 1849, Stowe Nine Churches, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 92 years) 
    Mother Mary Gibbs,   b. 2 Jan 1759, Exeter, Devon Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 31 Oct 1819, Stowe-nine-Churches, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 60 years) 
    Marriage 12 Apr 1784  Exeter Cathedral, Exeter, Devon Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F787  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Caroline Powell,   b. 2 Mar 1804, Bloomsbury, London Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 17 Dec 1875, Highgate, London Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 71 years) 
    Marriage 29 Sep 1826  Loughton, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. George Baden Crawley,   b. 4 Sep 1833, London Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 23 Nov 1879, Steam Ship "City of Alexandria", nr. Veracruz, Mexico Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 46 years)
    +2. Rev. Robert Townsend Crawley,   b. 13 Feb 1832, St Pancras, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 30 Sep 1905, Chelmsford, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 73 years)
    Last Modified 13 Jul 2022 
    Family ID F1129  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBirth - 26 Sep 1795 - Whitestone, Devon Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - 29 Sep 1826 - Loughton, Essex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - 24 Jul 1862 - Ambleside, Westmorland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBurial - 31 Jul 1862 - St James, St Pancras, London Link to Google Earth
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