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Profiles

  • Amy Mary Anne Thackeray (c.1830 - 1865)
    Marriage Note The name given in the record is Ann Mary Anne Crowe however Bonhams and later baptism records for her children record her as Amy Mary Anne
  • Beatrice Pettus (1506 - 1566)
    Beatrice Duckett [1522 ] Citation "England Marriages, 1538–1973 ," database, FamilySearch ( : 10 December 2014), John Pettus and Beatrice Duckett, 01 Feb 1542; citing Saint Simon And Saint Jude,Norwich...
  • Bertha Ray Crowe (1897 - 1967)
  • Bridget Crowe / Crow (1874 - d.)
  • Catherine Mary Crowe (1843 - 1873)

About the Crowe surname

origins

The surname Crowe has two distinct possible origins, one English and the other Gaelic Irish. In the first instance, the derivation is from the Middle English "crowe" (Olde English "crawa"), meaning "crow", and originally given as a nickname to someone thought to bear a fancied resemblance to the bird, perhaps someone with particularly dark hair. The surname from this source first appears on record in the latter part of the 12th Century. In Ireland, the surname Crow(e) is used as an Anglicized form of the Old Gaelic patronymic "Mac Enchroe" from an earlier "Mac Conchradha", "son of Conchradha", a personal name containing the element "con", hound.

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