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Martin Jenkins Crawford
Birth: Mar. 17, 1820
Jasper County
Georgia, USA
Death: Jul. 23, 1883
Columbus
Muscogee County
Georgia, USA

US Congressman. Confederate Congressman. Crawford served as a US Representative from Georgia from 1855 to 1861. He withdrew, and was elected to the Confederate Provisional Congress (1861-1862). President Davis appointed him as a special commissioner to the Government of the United States at Washington. He left that post to serve with the Confederate army's Third Georgia Cavalry Regiment. He then served on the staff of General Howell Cobb. In later years, he was on the Georgia Supreme Court until his death. (bio by: Evening Blues) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Amanda Reese Crawford (1825 - 1905)*
 
 Children:
  Clara Crawford (____ - 1862)*
  Reese Crawford (1846 - 1912)*
  Martin J Crawford (1853 - 1907)*
  Toombs Terrell Crawford (1861 - 1930)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Linwood Cemetery
Columbus
Muscogee County
Georgia, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Evening Blues
Record added: Oct 14, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7984729
Martin Jenkins Crawford
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Martin Jenkins Crawford
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Martin Jenkins Crawford
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- BIRDMAN
 Added: Mar. 17, 2014
Thank you for your service to the Confederacy.
- Birdgirl
 Added: Nov. 10, 2013

- Annie H Darracott 791, UDC - Lakeland, FL
 Added: Mar. 28, 2013
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