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Isaac Edwin Crary
Birth: Oct. 2, 1804
New London County
Connecticut, USA
Death: May 8, 1854
Calhoun County
Michigan, USA

U.S. Congressman. He graduated in the first class of Trinity College in 1827, studied law, was admitted to the bar and commenced practice in Marshall, Michigan, in 1833. Upon the admission of Michigan as a State into the Union in 1835, he was a delegate to the State constitutional convention. In 1837, he was elected as a Jacksonian to the Twenty-fourth Congress and as a Democrat to the Twenty-fifth and Twenty-sixth Congresses, serving until 1841. After his term, he was a regent of the University of Michigan, (1837-44) and founded the public-school system of Michigan. He was a member of the Michigan State board of education (1850-52), editor of the Marshall Expounder and a member of the Michigan State House of Representatives, (1842-46). (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
Family links: 
  Elisha Crary (1773 - 1861)
  Abigail Avery Crary (1776 - 1854)
  Jane Elizabeth Hickok Crary (____ - 1839)*
  Bellona Pratt Frink (1822 - 1906)*
  Elisha Avery Crary (1802 - 1855)*
  Isaac Edwin Crary (1804 - 1854)
  William Grant Crary (1808 - 1886)*
  Abby Crary Cook (1813 - 1899)*
  Lucy Crary Prentice (1815 - 1900)*
  Oliver Wolcott Crary (1819 - 1903)*
  Infant son Crary (1833 - 1833)*
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Oakridge Cemetery
Calhoun County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Old Grounds, Lot 50
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: May 09, 2003
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Isaac Edwin Crary
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