William was born in 1890 in Wyoming, West Virginia. He was the only child. He came to Canada and settled in Warner, Alberta, where he married Goldie Clark in 1912.
In 1917, William and Goldie moved from Warner to Spring Coulee, where William clerked for a number of years in the Spring Coulee Trading Co. under the managment of Bert Kelley. They lived in a small white house north of the store. Later they worked for Clara C. Thompson Farming Co. and lived in the coulee west of town.
Mr. Crawford was active in home talent show, sports etc.. He died of tuberculosis but mom always thought that his illness was contracted after he helped fight a fire in Spring Coulee. He died in 1929.
Goldie Clark Crawford was born in 1898 in Lincoln Nebraska. She had one sister Millie and two brothers, Roy and Earl. Goldie is the only one living. In 1930 Goldie remarried Jim Rollingson.
William and Goldie had six children: three sons and three daughters.
Goldie and Jim Rollingson moved to Lethhridge in 1930 had two children, a son and a daughter.
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