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John Franklin Crain
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Birth: Dec. 31, 1832
Jackson
Cape Girardeau County
Missouri, USA
Death: Mar., 1872
Siam
Taylor County
Iowa, USA

John Franklin Crain was born December 31, 1832, and on February 2, 1854, was married to Margaret Howard, of near Golden, Illinois. He died in March, 1872, in Taylor County, and was buried in Page County, Iowa. She later married a Mr. Beabout [sic], and died in June, 1914.

Excerpt from Ralph Waldo Crain's Pulaski section: Augusta's Story, Martha Board Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution (Augusta, Illinois: Augusta Eagle, 1922).

John Franklin Crain was the twin brother of James Newfield Crain. The children of John and Margaret Howard Crain were: Dr. John Bond Crain, William T. Crain, Charles Newton Crain, Elsie, Benjamin Crain, David Crain, Edward Lincoln Crain and Margaret.
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Crain (1802 - 1884)
  Harriet Ellen Tong Crain (1817 - 1884)
 
 Spouse:
  Margaret Ann Howard Bebout (1835 - 1914)
 
 Children:
  John Bond Crain (1855 - 1929)*
  William Tillman Crain (1857 - 1924)*
  Charles Newton Crain (1859 - 1916)*
  Laura Ella Crain Olmsted (1861 - 1892)*
  David Crain (1867 - 1939)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Franklin Crain (1832 - 1872)
  James Newfield Crain (1832 - 1873)*
  William Harris Crain (1834 - 1904)*
  Sarah Ellen Maria Crain Ellis (1838 - 1915)*
  George H Crain (1840 - 1840)*
  Mary S Crain (1841 - 1841)*
  Elizabeth F Crain (1843 - 1843)*
  Julia A Crain (1845 - 1846)*
  Harriet Eliza Crain Kirk (1847 - 1936)*
  Benjamin Bacon Crain (1851 - 1946)*
  Henry Clay Crain (1853 - 1923)*
  Edward Morris Crain (1855 - 1945)*
  Mary Frances Crain Helmick (1857 - 1940)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Shearer Cemetery
Braddyville
Page County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Sue Hawes
Record added: Apr 18, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 51300214
John Franklin Crain
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