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James F. Craver
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Birth: Apr. 16, 1873
Death: Jul. 2, 1947

1940 United States Federal Census:
about James F Craver
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1874
Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Residence in 1935:
Sycamore Street
Hazlehurst, Jeff Davis, Georgia
Residence in 1935:
Household Members:
James F Craver age 66
Addie Craver age 39
George Craver age 10
Elsie Craver age 5
Jimmie Craver age 3
Melissa Wade age 75, mother-in-law

1880 United States Federal Census:
about Louis Craver
born abt 1848
Home in 1880:
Jennertown, Somerset, Pennsylvania
Father's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Mother's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Household Members:
Louis Craver age 32
Catherine Craver age 27
James Craver age 7
Clarence Craver age 5
Elmer Craver age 3
Bertha Craver age 1
Nettie Craver age 1

The below information from descendant of Craver family, Robert "Bob" Craver:
I believe James Craver is my Grandfather Elmer Craver's brother. Their mother died in 1884 and their father died in 1886. The were born in Somerset Co, PA. Have not been able to find out who raised them after their parents death. Would like to know when James moved to Georgia.
James's father name is spelled Lewis, not Louis as in the census. Lewis born 6 Jun 1848, died 29 Aug 1886. Lewis's father Hiram Craver B 1807 in Georgetown, District of Columbia. No record of Hiram after 1870. Hiram's father Jacob Craver B 25 Dec 1776 Georgetown, Maryland. D 25 Jan 1853 in Addison, PA. James had twin younger sisters. Bertha died 10 Dec 1898. Jacob Craver is as far back as I have been able to trace. My grandfather only response when ask where he came from was " over the hill in Somerset."
 
 
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 Parents:
  Lewis Capfarn Craver (1848 - 1886)
  Catherine M. Eppley Craver (1853 - 1884)
 
 Children:
  James F. Craver (1937 - 2003)*
 
 Siblings:
  James F. Craver (1873 - 1947)
  Bertha Ann Craver (1879 - 1898)*
  Cloyd C Craver (1881 - 1914)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hazlehurst City Cemetery
Hazlehurst (Jeff Davis County)
Jeff Davis County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: Faye
Record added: May 16, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90226877
James F. Craver
Added by: Barbara L. Kirkland
 
James F. Craver
Added by: Robert Strickland
 
 
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- Faye
 Added: Aug. 3, 2012
 
 
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