Scioto County Infirmary

The Death of Crawford W. Shaw

“Influenza claimed a victim at the county infirmary yesterday, when Crawford W Shaw, aged 67 years, died at the institution after a brief illness from the malady. Shaw was a barber and was quite well known in this city, having conducted a shop near Eleventh and Chillicothe streets for many years. He had only been an inmate of the institution for a short time. Shaw was a native of Ohio, but has no relatives in this vicinity, do far as is known. The body was buried in the infirmary burial grounds.1

Certificate of Death for Crawford W. Shaw2

Record of Funeral for Crawford W. Shaw

  1. Crawford W. Shaw. (1920, February 9). Portsmouth Daily Times, p. 4.
  2. “Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953,” database with images, FamilySearch ( : 21 May 2014), 1920 > 14651-17500 > image 2237 of 3317.