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Joseph Abraham Crayne
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Birth: Feb. 9, 1838
Virginia, USA
Death: Jun. 26, 1929
Piney Fork
Crittenden County
Kentucky, USA

CIVIL WAR VETERAN SUCCUMBS TO LONG ILLNESS IN MARION, Joseph A Crayne Dies
Early Wednesday - Served Under Grant and Sherman
Joseph A. Crayne, veteran of the War Between the States, died at six o'clock Wednesday, June 26. He had been ill for several weeks. Mr. Crayne was past ninty-one years old, having been born February 9, 1838. His wife, Miss Janie Deboe, sister of the former United States Senator W. J. Deboe, died nearly forty years ago.
During the Civil War Mr. Crayne served for three years under Grant and Sherman. He was in the battles of Shiloh and Lookout Mountain and made the famous March to the Sea with Sherman.
Surviving Mr. Crayne are eight sons and daughters: Mrs. Abe Hunt, Sherman
Crayne, Mrs. Ellen Jacobs, Mrs. Nannie Hunt, Mrs. Sol B. Hunt, Mrs. Nonie Gass and Mrs. C. L. Hughes. Funeral services were held at Piney Fork Thursday afternoon.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Jacob Crayne (____ - 1881)
  Nancy Deboe Crayne (____ - 1865)
 
 Spouses:
  Pernecia Jane Deboe Crayne (1844 - 1889)
  Orpha Guess Crayne (1838 - 1924)
 
 Children:
  Mary Ann Crayne Hunt (1866 - 1928)*
  Frances Florence Crayne Hunt (1869 - 1909)*
  Jacob Sherman Crayne (1872 - 1947)*
  Mamie Alice Crayne (1877 - 1900)*
  William Grant Crayne (1878 - 1974)*
  Infant Crayne (1889 - 1889)*
 
 Siblings:
  David S. Green (1821 - 1864)*
  Elina Ellen Crayne Dollar (1822 - 1905)*
  Marshall Newton Crayne (1836 - 1897)*
  Joseph Abraham Crayne (1838 - 1929)
  James Mansfield Crayne (1840 - 1917)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Piney Fork Cemetery
Piney Fork
Crittenden County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: Scott Lee
Record added: Dec 30, 2009
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Joseph Abraham Crayne
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Joseph Abraham Crayne
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Joseph Abraham Crayne
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