Wayman Crow (Wayman Crow)

Wayman Crow

Crow began an apprenticeship in a dry goods business at the age of 12. When the company expanded years later, Wayman was given control & interest in a new branch. After moving to St. Louis, Crow established a wholesale dry goods business known as Crow, Hargadine & Company. He was president of the Chamber of Commerce & was later a   State Senator. He drafted a charter that established Washington University in 1853. (bio by: Connie Nisinger)  Family links:  Parents:  Joshua Crow (1760 – 1830)  Spouse:  Isabella Buck Conn Crow (1813 – 1892)*  Children:  Cornelia Louisa Crow Carr (1833 – 1922)*  Emma Conn Crow Cushman (1839 – 1920)*  Siblings:  Anne Wayman Crow McCreery (1792 – 1869)*  John Wayman Crow (1794 – 1860)*  Phillips Crow (1806 – 1868)*  Wayman Crow (1808 – 1885) *Calculated relationship

Born

  • March, 07, 1808
  • USA

Died

  • May, 05, 1885
  • USA

Cemetery

  • Bellefontaine Cemetery
  • Missouri
  • USA

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