James Crawley

James Crawley

Male 1902 - 1977  (75 years)

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  • Name James Crawley  [1
    Born 5 Apr 1902  Ballard, Lislea, Co Armagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Address:
    Ballard Road, Ballard, Lislea, Co Armagh, Ireland 
    Gender Male 
    Marital Status 25 Sep 1942  New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Single, without dependents 
    Address:
    Fort Jay, Governors Island, New York, USA 
    Military Enlistment 25 Sep 1942  New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Address:
    Fort Jay, Governors Island, New York, USA 
    • James' enlistment & US veteran records also show his DOB (5 Apr 1902) - coroborating the correct James Crawley.
      "Terms of Enlistment: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law."
      During World War II Fort Jay was the headquarters of First Army and the Eastern Defense Command (EDC)
    Died 28 Nov 1977  New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 1 Dec 1977  New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Address:
    Long Island National Cemetery, East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, 
    Person ID I206  Hannaway
    Last Modified 27 Dec 2019 

    Father John Crawley,   b. 1865, County Armagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Maggie Hanlon,   b. 29 Aug 1864, Ballard, Lislea, Co Armagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1952, Daisy Hill, Newry, Co Down, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 28 Jan 1896  Camlough, Co Armagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Address:
    Carrickcruppen RC Church, Chapel Road, Camlough, Co Armagh, Irel 
    • 1896 marriage: Best Man-Felix McParland, bridesmaid-Kate McParland. The celebrant enters Maggie's father as "John" - should be "Peter" Hanlon.
      Witness Role: Best man Name: Felix McParland
      Witness Role: Bridesmaid Name: Kate McParland
      Witness Role: Priest Name: Canon M Quinn
    Family ID F58  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Crawley,James 1902 Birth_Ballard
    Crawley,James 1902 Birth_Ballard
    Picture Note: James Crawley, Ballard - 2 Apr 1902 birth. Extract from the Registrar's entries in Mullaghglass (Bessbrook). Father is "Johnny" Crawley mother is "Maggie" Hanlon". This Copy of the registrar entry is: © Crown copyright- https://geni.nidirect.gov.uk/
    Keywords: Picture
    Crawley, Johnny 1911 census Ballard
    Crawley, Johnny 1911 census Ballard
    Picture Note: Johnny Crawley & Maggie Hanlon family -1911 census Ballard
    Keywords: Picture
    Hannaway, John 1928 Outward List  UK to USA
    Hannaway, John 1928 Outward List UK to USA
    Picture Note: John Hannaway 1928 a passenger to New York aboard ss Laconia, departed Liverpool 15th September. Also James Crawley, Ballard (b1902) brother of John Crawley-Best Man to Mary Hannaway in 1945. (See also same passage list typed by US Labor Board "Hannaway, John 1928 passenger to USA").
    Keywords: Picture
    Hannaway, John 1928 passenger to USA
    Hannaway, John 1928 passenger to USA
    Picture Note: 1928 - US arrivals passengers in New York aboard ss LACONIA from Liverpool showing four men from Lislea. No11 is John Hannaway, age 21 (Col. 17 - Father: Patrick Hannaway, Levallymore; Col 23: Joining: Friend, Patrick McParland, Charlesboro, Newhaven Connecticut)
    Picture Note: No12 is James Crawley, age 26 (Col. 17 - Father: John Crawley, Ballard; Col 23: Joining Friend, Michael Hanlon, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts)
    Picture Note: John Hannaway's grandmother, Mary Hanlon was a sister of James Crawley's mother; Maggie Hanlon. So John & James were First Cousins once Removed. James's brother, John Crawley, was Best Man to John Hannaway's sister Mary Hannaway in 1945.
    Picture Note: No13 is Patrick Hanlon, age 22 also going to Jamaica Plain. He is possibly the son of Patrick O'Hanlon/Hanlon & Ann Morgan, Ballard; their son Patrick was age 6 in the 1911 census. © Ancestry.com. New York, Passenger and Crew Lists (including Castle Garden and Ellis Island), 1820-1957.
    Media Date: SEP 1928
    Keywords: Picture
    Hannaway, John 1928 passenger to USA_CloseUp
    Hannaway, John 1928 passenger to USA_CloseUp
    Picture Note: 1928 - US arrivals passengers in New York aboard ss LACONIA from Liverpool. Close-Up showing four men from Lislea. No11 is John Hannaway, age 21 (Col. 17 - Father: Patrick Hannaway, Levallymore; Col 23: Joining: Friend, Patrick McParland, Charlesboro, Newhaven Connecticut)
    Picture Note: No12 is James Crawley, age 26 (Col. 17 - Father: John Crawley, Ballard; Col 23: Joining Friend, Michael Hanlon, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts)
    Picture Note: John Hannaway's grandmother, Mary Hanlon was a sister of James Crawley's mother; Maggie Hanlon. So John & James were First Cousins once Removed. James's brother, John Crawley, was Best Man to John Hannaway's sister Mary Hannaway in 1945.
    Picture Note: No13 is Patrick Hanlon, age 22 also going to Jamaica Plain. He is possibly the son of Patrick O'Hanlon/Hanlon & Ann Morgan, Ballard; their son Patrick was age 6 in the 1911 census. © Ancestry.com. New York, Passenger and Crew Lists (including Castle Garden and Ellis Island), 1820-1957
    Media Date: SEP 1928
    Keywords: Picture

  • Sources 
    1. [S13] Paddy Mcgrath's GEDCOM Records, Paddy Mcgrath, (Family Historian Software).

    2. [S25] Northern Ireland GRO Records, Belfast, Birth registered Mullaghglass office 29 Apr 1902. (Reliability: 3).
      Birth Reg'n No: U/1902/189/1023/17/232.

    3. [S87] Ancestry.com. U.S., World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S87] Ancestry.com. U.S., World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, National Archives and Records Administration. Electronic Army Serial Number Merged File, 1938-1946 [Archival Database]; ARC: 1263923. World War II Army Enlistment Records; Records of the National Archives and Records Administration, Record Group 64; National Archives at College Park. College Park, Maryland, U.S.A. (Reliability: 3).
      SSN:057079546.
      James' enlistment & US veteran records also show his DOB (5 Apr 1902) - coroborating the correct James Crawley.

    5. [S88] Ancestry.com. U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current, Source: https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=82645660&ref=acom (Reliability: 3).
      Birth: Apr. 5, 1902
      Death: Nov. 28, 1977


      Inscription:
      US ARMY T5 WW II


    6. [S25] Northern Ireland GRO Records, Belfast (Reliability: 3).