Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Cranes in:
 • Rose Hill Cemetery
 • Lamoni
 • Decatur County
 • Iowa
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Pvt Daniel Franklin Crane
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Nov. 4, 1840
Orange County
Vermont, USA
Death: Oct. 12, 1897
Decatur County
Iowa, USA

Company G
2nd Wisconsin Infantry


Company B
10th Minnesota Infantry

He was wounded and became a POW at the battle of 1st Bull Run in 1861. After his release, he was discharged and re-enlisted once again. The 2nd Wisconsin roster states that he died in 1862 in Madison, Wisconsin which is incorrect.


DEATH: Iowa Union Soldier Burial Records Name: Daniel F CRANE; Rank: Private; Unit: MN 2 Inf G [seems to be a merging of service record with Co 'B' 10th Minnesota Infantry & Co 'G' 2nd Wisconsin Inf shown CW Pension Index]

Birth Date: 1840; Death Date: 12 Oct 1897

Cemetery: Rose Hill;

Cemetery Location: Lamoni Decatur Iowa

Notes: Row 17; wife Clarissa Given:3647

OBITUARY: Appeared in Lake Crystal newspaper on October 13, 1897.

Attorney Reed of this place received a telegram Tuesday morning announcing the death of D. F. Crane, at his home in Lamoni, Iowa, that morning. At one time Mr. Crane was a resident of this place. He was postmaster for a number of years and was an old soldier. Mr. Crane was an honorable, upright citizen and had the respect of his fellow townsmen.
He leaves a wife, child and several relatives.


Actual burial inscription cites Co. 'B', 10th Minnesota Infantry, and Co. 'I', 2nd Wisconsin Infantry and husband of Clara according to Iowa Cemetery
AND Rose Hill Cemetery

Crane, Daniel F. 420 1
Family links: 
  Clarissa Keech Boyer (1864 - ____)*
*Calculated relationship
Rose Hill Cemetery
Decatur County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Plot 420 Grv 1
Maintained by: Brett Wilson
Originally Created by: WMVAN
Record added: Aug 09, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 95067588
Pvt Daniel Franklin Crane
Cemetery Photo
Added by: julz
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- deanna french
 Added: Jan. 23, 2015

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service