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Samuel Johnson Crawford
Birth: Apr. 10, 1835
Lawrence County
Indiana, USA
Death: Oct. 21, 1913
Shawnee County
Kansas, USA

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General, 3rd Kansas Governor. He entered the Civil War as a Captain in the 2nd Kansas Volunteer Infantry, which in time was converted to cavalry, and was re-designated as the 2nd Kansas Calvary. He was then commissioned Colonel and commander of the 83rd United States Colored Infantry. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 13, 1865 for "meritorious services". Two months before that, he had been elected as Governor of Kansas, an office he served in from January 1865 to November 1868. 
Family links: 
  William Crawford (1780 - 1845)
  Jane Morrow Crawford (1793 - 1867)
  Florence Crawford Capper (1868 - 1926)*
  James Crawford (1811 - 1865)*
  Young Crawford (1814 - 1874)*
  George W Crawford (1821 - 1872)*
  Jane Crawford Harris (1823 - 1855)*
  John Calvin Crawford (1825 - 1915)*
  Piety Crawford (1828 - 1843)*
  Margaret A. Crawford Harris (1830 - 1857)*
  William H Crawford (1832 - 1853)*
  Samuel Johnson Crawford (1835 - 1913)
  Nancy Crawford (1839 - 1861)*
*Calculated relationship
Topeka Cemetery
Shawnee County
Kansas, USA
Plot: Section 58, Lot 46
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Nov 24, 2001
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- Kymberlys Daddy
 Added: Oct. 21, 2017

- David Wend
 Added: Apr. 10, 2017
TO ALL WHO PASS THIS WAY, PLEASE TAKE NOTICE: that even though BG Samuel Johnson Crawford has passed away, now, he continues to watch over and protect the U.S.A. as a: "Member Of The Knight Shift"...Hoorah!!! R.I.P. USCT Trooper Crawford.
- USCT Cemetery Mgr.
 Added: Apr. 6, 2017
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