Mary Jane Crow

Female 1843 - 1933  (90 years)


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  • Name Mary Jane Crow 
    Born 25 Jan 1843  Tipton County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 27 Jul 1933  Tallahassee, Leon County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 29 Jul 1933  Oaklawn Memorial Gardens - Titusville, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I5474  Cody LeBlanc's Family Tree
    Last Modified 12 Dec 2020 

    Father James Crow,   b. Abt 1812, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Hester Elizabeth James,   b. Abt 1818, Holly Shelter, New Hanover County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2232  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Charles Jahue Swain,   b. Sep 1835, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1916, Titusville, Brevard County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Hester Elizabeth Swain,   b. 26 Nov 1862, Jonesboro, Union County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Oct 1933, Homestead, Miami-Dade County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    +2. James William Swain,   b. 12 Oct 1865, Cairo, Alexander County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Dec 1940, Tallahassee, Leon County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     3. Charles Henry Swain,   b. 14 Mar 1869, Dyersburg, Dyer County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1944, Smyrna, Cobb County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     4. Thomas M. Swain,   b. abt. 1870, Dyersburg, Dyer County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1880-1900  (Age ~ 30 years)
    +5. Lee Oliver Swain,   b. 1 Mar 1873, Dyersburg, Dyer County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Nov 1967, Marietta, Cobb County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
    +6. Mary Theodosia Swain,   b. 23 Aug 1880, Dyersburg, Dyer County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1969, Tampa, Hillsborough County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    +7. Willis Hill Swain,   b. 22 Feb 1882, Dyersburg, Dyer County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Sep 1978, Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years)
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F3996  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Mary Jane Crow Swain - 1929
    Mary Jane Crow Swain - 1929
    Pioneer Titusville Business Woman - Mary Jane Crow Swain
    Pioneer Titusville Business Woman - Mary Jane Crow Swain

    Documents
    1850 United States Census - District No. 5, Tipton County, Tennessee - 21 Sept 1850
    1850 United States Census - District No. 5, Tipton County, Tennessee - 21 Sept 1850
    1850 Census page, contains the family of James Crow, family #358.

    Family Includes: James Crow (39), Hester Crow (32), John T. Crow (12), Mary J. Crow (7), James L. Crow (2), Margaret Stuckey (19), and Mary James (61).
    1880 United States Census - District 10, Dyer County, Tennessee - 21 Jun 1880
    1880 United States Census - District 10, Dyer County, Tennessee - 21 Jun 1880
    1880 Census page, contains the family of Charles J. Swain, family #222

    Family includes: Charles J. Swayne (45), Mary J. Swayne (38), Hester E. Swayne (16), J. H. Ferguson (16), J. W. Swayne (14), Charles H. Swayne (12), Thos. M. Swayne (10), Oliver Lee Swayne (7), and Mary T. Swayne (10/12)
    1900 United States Census - Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida - 13 Jun 1900
    1900 United States Census - Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida - 13 Jun 1900
    1900 Census page, contains the family of Charles J. Swain, family #232

    Family includes: Charles J. Swayne (63) and Mary J. Swain (57)
    Eason Threatmitchell Crow visiting sister Mary Jane Crow Swain in Florida
    Eason Threatmitchell Crow visiting sister Mary Jane Crow Swain in Florida
    Published in The Fort Pierce News on February 18, 1910
    Martha Pearl Swain and Henry Grady McMath Wedding Announcement
    Martha Pearl Swain and Henry Grady McMath Wedding Announcement
    Published in The Lakeland Evening Telegram on July 22, 1922
    Death Certificate for Mary Jane Crow Swain
    Death Certificate for Mary Jane Crow Swain
    Name: Mary Jane Swain
    Gender: Female
    Race: White
    Age: 90
    Marital Status: Widowed
    Birth Year: 1843
    Birth Place: Tennessee
    Death Date: 27 Jul 1933
    Death Place: Tallahassee, Leon, Florida, USA
    Father: John Crow [James Crow]
    Mother: Hester James
    Spouse: Chas. J. Swain
    Cause of Death: Uremia
    Obituary of Mary Jane Crow Swain
    Obituary of Mary Jane Crow Swain
    Published in The Tallahassee Democrat on July 28, 1933
    Obituary of Mary Jane Crow Swain
    Obituary of Mary Jane Crow Swain
    Published in The Titusville Star Advocate on August 1, 1933

    Headstones
    Headstone of Charles Jahue Swain and Mary Jane Crow Swain
    Headstone of Charles Jahue Swain and Mary Jane Crow Swain
    Oaklawn Memorial Gardens - Titusville, Florida, USA

  • Notes 
    • Obituary:

      MRS. M. J. Swain, 91, DIES AT SON'S HOME

      Mrs. M. J. Swain, 91, died at the home of her son, at 450 St. Francis street at 11:40 last night after an illness of two weeks.

      The body will be sent to Titusville, Florida, where the funeral will be held Sunday afternoon. She will be buried by the side of her husband, C. J. Swain.

      She is survived by four sons: L. O. Swain, of Atlanta; W. H. Swain of Jacksonville; C. H. Swain, of Orlando; and J. W. Swain of Tallahassee.

      She leaves two daughters, Mrs. Al Wright of Tallahassee and Mrs. John R. Walker, of Miami.

      (Published in The Tallahassee Democrat on July 28, 1933)

    • Obituary:

      Funeral for Mrs. C. J. Swain Held Here On Sunday

      Burial Services for Aged Citizen Held At Memorial Park Cemetery

      Funeral services for Mrs. C. J. Swain of this city were held from the Baptist Church last Sunday afternoon at four o'clock. Rev. Robert Holmes, pastor of the church, had charge of the services with Rev. T. A. Conway assisting.

      A quartette consisting of Mrs. M. B. Smith, Miss Mattie Griffis, R. Nelson and Chas. Holcomb sang during the services, and the local temple of Pythian Sisters had charge of the services at the grave.

      Mrs. Swain passed away last Thursday night at Tallahassee where she had been visiting at the home of her son, J. W. Swain for some time. She passed here ninetieth year on the 25th of last January, having been born in 1843 in Tipton county, Tenn.

      The deceased came to Florida in 1885 and first settled at Lakeland. Later the family moved to Titusville, where Mr. Swain died in 1916.

      Six children survive the departed mother. They were Mrs. Hester Walker of Miami, Mrs. A. M. Wright of Tallahassee, J. W. Swain of Tallahassee, C. H. Swain of Lakeland, L. O. Swain of Atlanta, W. H. Swain of Jacksonville. One brother E. H. Crowe is living at Holcomb, Mo.

      Mrs. Swain was an active member of several organizations during her lifetime, among them being the Eastern Star, Pythian Sisters and Baptist Church.

      Pallbearers at the Funeral Sunday were E. B. Wager, D. B. Pritchard, R. L. Baldwein, T. A. Conway, Wade Manous of Atlanta and Dr. J. C. Spell.

      (Published in The Titusville Star Advocate on August 1, 1933)