|Birth: ||Apr. 1, 1892|
|Death: ||Apr. 13, 1963|
Benjamin Leroy Crandall was born in Magalia, the son of Benjamin Franklin and Hannah May (Wilson) Crandall. He was married on Dec 19, 1913 in Oroville to Lydia Gladys Bundy.
The 1910 census has him residing at Wisconsin Street, Chico Twp, Butte, CA, and again in 1920 in Chico.
He was employed as a Sawyer - with the Chico Box Company
1910 census Chico Twp, Butte, CA: Henry Vandervelder, aged 40, carpenter contractor, first marriage, bp Holland; Hannah aged 42, second marriage, married three years, five children w/five living, bp IL, father Ireland, mother TN; Archie aged 1, bp CA; stepchildren with last name Crandall -- Benjamin aged 18, works in box factory; Mildred aged 16, packer in match factory; Maud aged 13; Bessie aged 10 -- all born CA.
WWI Draft Registration Cards 1917-1918: Benjamin Leroy Crandall, dob Apr 1, 1892, born Magalia, Butte, CA; sawyer Chico Box Company, married w/two children, residing Chico, Butte, CA; three years service in the California Infantry; registered Chico Jun 5, 1917.
1920 census Chico, Butte, CA: Benjamine Crandall, aged 27, electrician, bp CA, father CA, mother IL; Lydia aged 26, bp IL, both parents IN; Anita B. aged 5; Earl L. aged 3; Clara Jean aged 1 -- all born CA.
Lydia Gladys Bundy Crandall (1893 - 1966)*
Clara Crandall Parker (1918 - 2011)*
Chico Memorial Mausoleum & Crematory
Created by: Adriana
Record added: Jul 21, 2011
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