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Pvt John R "Dump" Craig
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Birth: May 16, 1838
Campbell County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jan. 21, 1915
Goin
Claiborne County
Tennessee, USA

John R Craig was the son of John Craig and Lucinda "Lucy" Longmire. Brother to James A Craig and Elizabeth Craig as well as half brother to Barbara "Barbary" Longmire.

John married Elizabeth "Betty" Williams about 1854 in Tennessee. John and Elizabeth had 11 children as follows: Lucy C Craig, Luvica "Vica" Malinda Craig, William R Craig, Elizabeth "Betty" Ann Craig, Sarah "Sally" Frances Craig, James D Craig, Nancy A Craig, Berry M Craig, Mary S Craig, Margaret H Craig, and Susan "Susie" Jane Craig.

John Craig worked as a farmer and during the Civil War he served as a Private for the Union in the 9th Calvary Regiment, Company M.

John Craig died of Pneumonia at 11am. The informant on his death certificate was Mary Elizabeth "Bessie" Cole. Bessie Cole was his granddaugther and daughter of Susan "Susie" Jane Craig and James Riley Cole.

The inscription on his headstone reads:
"9 TENN CAV CO M"

This is my great great uncle.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Craig (1811 - ____)
  Lucinda Longmire Craig (1805 - 1900)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Williams Craig (1842 - 1918)*
 
 Children:
  Malinda Vica Lynn Craig Heath (1860 - 1939)*
  William Riney Craig (1861 - 1930)*
  Sarah Frances Craig Stiner (1865 - 1921)*
  Nancy Adaline Craig Stiner (1869 - 1942)*
  Barry Ambrose Craig (1871 - 1954)*
  Margaret Hulda Craig Johnson (1876 - 1947)*
 
 Siblings:
  Barbara Longmire Miller (1829 - 1909)**
  James A. Craig (1834 - 1916)*
  John R Craig (1838 - 1915)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Pleasant Point Cemetery
Goin
Claiborne County
Tennessee, USA
 
Maintained by: Mark Browning
Originally Created by: don sanford
Record added: Apr 29, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36544330
Pvt John R Dump Craig
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a Civil War soldier
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- don sanford
 Added: Apr. 29, 2009
 
 
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