Generation No. 1
1. JAMES WILLIAM "WILL"3 CROWDER (LORENZO BURL "PAP"2, STERLING1) was born November 29, 1873, and died February 23, 1956 in Bakersfield, CA (int. Greenlawn Mem. Pk - Sp 1, LotB, Block 32 of Acacia Slope). He married ROSA ELLEN WILLIAMS December 25, 1894 in Sublette, MO, by J. J. Clark at home of bride's parents, daughter of WILLIAM WILLIAMS and CHARITY BIGGER. She was born December 23, 1877 in Illinois, and died October 30, 1965 in Millard, MO (int. Maple Hills Cem, Kirksville, MO).
Notes for JAMES WILLIAM "WILL" CROWDER:
Will married and divorced about seven times aftger divorcing Rosa. There are no known children from the other marriages. At the time of his death he had not divorced his last wife, Minnie.
Children of JAMES CROWDER and ROSA WILLIAMS are:
2. i. PANSY IOLA CROWDER, b. 1896; d. 1974.
3. ii. AUDREY LAWRENCE CROWDER, b. October 17, 1899; d. November 20, 1977.
4. iii. ETHEL ADA CROWDER, b. January 31, 1902, Kirksville, MO; d. April 07, 1992, Los Angeles, CA.
Generation No. 2
2. PANSY IOLA4 CROWDER (JAMES WILLIAM "WILL"3, LORENZO BURL "PAP"2, STERLING1) was born 1896, and died 1974. She married BERT BELZER.
Children of PANSY CROWDER and BERT BELZER are:
i. LESLIE BELZER.
5. ii. PAUL PHILLIP BELZER, b. February 20, 1918.
3. AUDREY LAWRENCE4 CROWDER (JAMES WILLIAM "WILL"3, LORENZO BURL "PAP"2, STERLING1) was born October 17, 1899, and died November 20, 1977. He married (1) EUNICE ELIZABETH SHEARER, daughter of CHARLES SHEARER and MARY [UNKNOWN]. She was born July 07, 1905 in Knox Co., MO, and died June 23, 1964 in Kirksville, MO. He married (2) SHY CHLOTTE.
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Children of AUDREY CROWDER and EUNICE SHEARER are:
6. i. EARL FRANCIS5 CROWDER, b. April 11, 1922
7. ii. JUNIOR CROWDER, b. June 30, 1925
8. iii. ALLEN BERT CROWDER, b. February 27, 1929.
iv. CHARLES LEE CROWDER, b. June 23, 1931
Child of AUDREY CROWDER and SHY CHLOTTE is:
v. ROSALIE5 CROWDER.
4. ETHEL ADA4 CROWDER (JAMES WILLIAM "WILL"3, LORENZO BURL "PAP"2, STERLING1) was born January 31, 1902 in Kirksville, MO, and died April 07, 1992 in Los Angeles, CA. She married (1) CLEO NATHAN VINCENT Abt. 1921, son of JAMES VINCENT and LUANNA HOGG. He was born April 11, 1896 in near Graysville, Putnam County, MO, and died April 21, 1957 in Kirksville, MO. She married (2) THEODORE CARDMAN Abt. 1932 in Los Angeles, CA. He was born 1902 in Sao Paulo, Brazil, and died 1968 in Los Angeles, CA. Ted was born of Italian parents in Sao Paulo, Brazil, and immigrated to the USA with his family. He died of cancer in 1968. There were no children born to this marriage.
More About ETHEL ADA CROWDER: She and Ted are buried in a tier gravesite at Holy Cross Cemetery, Culver City, CA.
Children of ETHEL CROWDER and CLEO VINCENT are:
i. JAMES DAREL5 VINCENT, b. March 13, 1922
ii. RICHARD CLEO VINCENT, b. January 29, 1924