Chidester,  Mary Clarinda

Chidester, Mary Clarinda

Female 1884 - 1963  (78 years)  

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  • Name Chidester, Mary Clarinda 
    Born 9 Aug 1884  Fairfield, Jefferson, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 3 Aug 1963  Fairfield, Jefferson, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Evergreen Cemetery, Fairfield, Jefferson County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I20193  Sackett | Simon Sackett the Colonist, Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder
    Last Modified 15 May 2018 

    Father Chidester, Frank Grear,   b. 2 Apr 1853, Mahoning County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jul 1931, Fairfield, Jefferson, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Wisecarver, Rachel Ellen "Ellen",   b. 12 Jun 1854, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1943, Fairfield, Jefferson, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 4 Sep 1873  Fairfield, Jefferson, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 4 children 
    Family ID F1402  Group Sheet

    Family Crow, Harry O.,   b. 25 Aug 1888, Unionville, Appanoose, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Dec 1963, Fairfield, Jefferson, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 31 Dec 1919  [2
    Last Modified 15 May 2018 
    Family ID F7539  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Aug 1884 - Fairfield, Jefferson, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 Aug 1963 - Fairfield, Jefferson, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Evergreen Cemetery, Fairfield, Jefferson County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 3), 15 May 2018.
      Memorial ID 107581462
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/107581462

      Mary Clarinda Chidester Crow
      Birth: Aug. 9, 1884
      Jefferson County
      Iowa, USA
      Death: Aug. 3, 1963
      Fairfield
      Jefferson County
      Iowa, USA

      Fairfield Ia. Ledger
      Fairfield, Jefferson county, Iowa
      Monday, August 5, 1963
      Pg. 8 Col. 7

      Mrs. Harry Crow Taken In Death

      Mrs. Harry O. Crow, 78, 104 S. Third St., died suddenly Saturday at 7:35 p.m. at the Nelson Nursing home.

      A lifetime resident of Jefferson county, she had been in failing health for six years.

      Services will be held Tuesday at 1 p.m. at the Raymond Funeral home in charge of Dr. C. R. Douglass. Burial will be in Evergreen cemetery.

      The former Mary Chidester, Mrs. Crow was born in Jefferson coutny Aug. 9, 1884, the daughter of Frank and Ellen Wisecarver Chidester. She attended Fairfield public schools and Parsons college academy.

      She was married to Harry O. Crow Dec. 21, 1919. She was a teacher in the Fairfield school for many years and also served as assistant county superintendent of schools. She was a member of the Christian church and Chapter HA, PEO.

      Surviving are her husband and one sister, Mrs. John Teeter, Burlington.

      Family links:
      Parents:
      Frank G Chidester (1853 - 1931)
      Rachel Ellen Wisecarver Chidester (1854 - 1943)

      Spouse:
      Harry O Crow (1888 - 1963)

      Siblings:
      Edith Elizabeth Chidester Teeter (1875 - 1964)*
      June A Chidester (1877 - 1957)*
      Della Chidester Fair (1881 - 1957)*
      Mary Clarinda Chidester Crow (1884 - 1963)

      *Calculated relationship

      Burial:
      Evergreen Cemetery
      Fairfield
      Jefferson County
      Iowa, USA
      Plot: 2nd.216

      Created by: Richard K Thompson
      Record added: Mar 31, 2013
      Find A Grave Memorial# 107581462

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 3), 15 May 2018.
      Memorial ID 107581388
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/107581388

      Harry O Crow
      Birth: Aug. 25, 1888
      Unionville
      Appanoose County
      Iowa, USA
      Death: Dec. 9, 1963
      Fairfield
      Jefferson County
      Iowa, USA

      Son of William H. Crow and Augusta Bray Crow (not known where his mother is buried).

      Husband of Mary Clarinda Chidester Crow.

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      Fairfield Daily Ledger
      Fairfield, Jefferson county, Iowa
      tuesday, December 10, 1963
      Pg. 1 Col. 1

      Harry Crow Dies At 75

      Harry O. Crow, 75, one of the oldest businessmen in Fairfield, was found dead at his home this morning. It is believed he passed away about 9:30 last night.

      He was employed at the Perry Clothing store. When he failed to report for work at the usual time this morning Ralph Perry (Ralph A Perry), owner of the firm, went to the Crow apartment at 104 1/2 S. Third and found his body on the dining room floor.

      Crow had worked yesterday and was at the Elks lodge hall for a short time last night.

      He had been a resident of Fairfield for 50 years and had been in the clothing business in Fairfield for a long period of time. He was first associated with the late William Mohr (W H Mohr) in operating the store, Mohr and Crow, on the west side of the square.

      Following the death of Mr. Mohr, the store was known as Harry O. Crow, Clothiers. Crow sold the business several years ago. but in later years was associated with the Perry Clothing store.

      Harry O. Crow was born Aug. 25, 1888, at Unionville, Iowa, the son of William H. and Augusta Bray Crow. He graduated from the Eldon high school and attended Iowa Sate college at Ames. He was married to Mary Chidester of Fairfield on Dec. 31, 1919, who passed away last August after a lingering illness.

      Crow was a member of the Elks lodge, Shrine club, Mason, and American Legion. He was a veteran of World War I.

      The body is at the Raymond funeral home where last rites will be held Thursday at 10:30 a.m. with Dr. C. R. Douglass in charge. Burial will be in Evergreen cemetery.

      He is survived by one brother, Robert Crow, Boise, Idaho; one sister, Sylvia Crow, Eldon; and one nephew, Milo Hines, Eldon. He was preceded in death by one sister.

      Family links:
      Parents:
      William H. Crow (1849 - 1927)

      Spouse:
      Mary Clarinda Chidester Crow (1884 - 1963)*

      *Calculated relationship

      Burial:
      Evergreen Cemetery
      Fairfield
      Jefferson County
      Iowa, USA
      Plot: 2nd.216

      Created by: Richard K Thompson
      Record added: Mar 31, 2013
      Find A Grave Memorial# 107581388

      Researched by Ted Smith


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