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William Bosworth Crane
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Birth: May 10, 1876
Jesup
Buchanan County
Iowa, USA
Death: Oct. 29, 1962
San Diego
San Diego County
California, USA

His obituary read: Husband of Elizabeth I. Crane. Father of Mrs. La Verne Shaw. 1 grandchild, 1 great-grandchild. However, through documented research, it has been found that he had three known wives, and was the father to three known children. For 22 years, William was associated with the shoe industry; he evolved from a shoe maker to a shoe store proprietor (Crane Shoe Store). 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  George H. Crane (1839 - 1923)
 
 Spouses:
  Vina Mehitable Kidder (1878 - 1947)
  Elizabeth I. Robinson Crane (1890 - 1974)*
  Elizabeth Alice Parker Crane (1874 - 1894)*
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth LaVerne Crane Shaw (1917 - 1993)*
 
 Sibling:
  William Bosworth Crane (1876 - 1962)
  Myrtle Frances Crane (1887 - 1979)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenwood Memorial Park
San Diego
San Diego County
California, USA
Plot: Cathedral Mausoleum, Grace Corridor, #28-D
 
Created by: Jewels Verne
Record added: Mar 18, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 106890245
William Bosworth Crane
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Added by: David M. Habben
 
 
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Grandfather, I have uncovered your 'truths' in death. There are times in my discoveries of you that I was deeply saddened and disappointed. You left a trail of heartache.
- Your gr. grandaughter
 Added: Jan. 29, 2014
 
 
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