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Cheney Earl Craig
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Birth: Aug. 14, 1883
Downs
McLean County
Illinois, USA
Death: Mar. 23, 1966
McLean County
Illinois, USA

Mr. Craig was born Aug. 14, 1883, at Downs, a son of Joseph and Roanna Straight Craig. He married Elva Silvey July 24, 1918, at Hudson. He was employed at the GM&O 45 years.
He was a member and deacon at Normal American Baptist Church and a member of Wade Barney Masonic Lodge and the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Joseph Johnson Craig (1851 - 1932)
  Roanna Straight Craig (1857 - 1910)
 
 Spouse:
  Elva Jewell Silvey Craig (1896 - 1972)
 
 Children:
  Jack Craig (1917 - 2011)*
 
 Siblings:
  John William Craig (1875 - 1944)*
  Nettie Dorinda Craig Mikel (1878 - 1956)*
  Della M Craig Chariton (1880 - 1965)*
  Cheney Earl Craig (1883 - 1966)
  Bessie Craig Fanning (1886 - 1963)*
  Lucy Olive Craig Jones (1889 - 1979)*
  Floyd Warren Craig (1894 - 1965)*
  Forrest Loren Craig (1899 - 1940)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
BELOVED SON
 
Burial:
Hopewell Cemetery
Downs
McLean County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Cheryl Behrend
Record added: Aug 03, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7731613
Cheney Earl Craig
Added by: Cheryl Behrend
 
Cheney Earl Craig
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Added by: Tony Cannon
 
 
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Your memory will forever be with us. Cheney is my 4th cousin 2x removed. May God hold you in the palm of His hand.
- Beverly Dunn
 Added: Oct. 17, 2014

- Steve Perry
 Added: Jun. 12, 2009

- Beca
 Added: Feb. 18, 2007
 
 
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