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Amanda Elizabeth "Mandy" Stribling Crain
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Birth: Aug. 27, 1877
Oglesby
Coryell County
Texas, USA
Death: Aug. 23, 1972
Hamilton
Hamilton County
Texas, USA

Husband: James Wesley "Jim" Crain

Married: 23 Oct 1895 in Oglesby, Coryell Co., TX

1900 Census, Coryell City, Coryell County, TX
Household Gender Age
James W Crain M
Spouse Amanda E Crain F
Child James E Crain M
Child Robert V Crain M
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1910 Census, Hamilton County, TX
Household Gender Age
Parent James W Crain M 39y
Parent Amanda Crain F 32y
James E Crain M 13y
Robert V Crain M 10y
Ruby P Crain F 7y
Lura B Crain F 3y


1920 Census, Hamilton County, TX
Household Gender Age
James Crain M 48y
Spouse Amanda Crain F 42y
Child Verne Crain M 20y
Child Ruby Crain F 17y
Child Lura Crain F 13y


1940 Census,Justice Precinct 1, Hamilton, Texas, United States
head Amanda S Crain F 62 Texas
daughter Ruby Crain F 37 Texas


The Hamilton Herald-News, 31 August, 1972
Amanda Elizabeth "Mandy" Stribling Crain


Mrs. Amanda Elizabeth Crain died August 23, 1972, in the Hamilton County General Hospital following an illness of several weeks duration. Funeral services were held in the Blue Ridge Baptist Church with Rev. Hershel Fortner and Rev. George Gaston officiating. Burial was in I.O.O.F. Cemetery, with Riley Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Born Aug. 27 in Coryell County, she lived most of her adult life in Hamilton County. Her parents were the late Thomas Edwin Stribling and Martha Kirkland Stribling. Her husband, James Wesley Crain, whom she married Oct. 23, 1895, preceded her in death, Nov. 18, 1930. She was a member of the Eastern Star and the Blue Ridge Baptist Church.

Survivors include two sons, James Edwin Crain and Robert Verne Crain, both of Hamilton; two daughters, Ruby Crain and Mrs. Jeff Perry, also of Hamilton; three grandchildren, five great grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren. One daughter preceded her in death.

Serving as pallbearers were Jess Pruitt, J. H. Perry, James Obie Pearce, Oscar Lowrance, Gene Pruitt, Tom Carter Stribling, and Charnie Raibourn.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Edwin Stribling (1850 - 1939)
  Martha Mariah Kirkland Stribling (1850 - 1925)
 
 Spouse:
  James Wesley Crain (1871 - 1930)
 
 Children:
  James Edwin Crain (1897 - 1979)*
  Robert Verne Crain (1900 - 1975)*
  Ruby Pearl Crain (1902 - 1976)*
  Lura Bernice Crain Perry (1906 - 1981)*
  Mary Eunice Crain (1911 - 1915)*
 
 Siblings:
  Anna Jane Stribling (1875 - 1959)*
  Amanda Elizabeth Stribling Crain (1877 - 1972)
  Mary Lettie Virginia Stribling (1879 - 1880)*
  William Joseph Stribling (1881 - 1940)*
  John Thaddeus Stribling (1883 - 1968)*
  Robert Edward Stribling (1887 - 1889)*
  Neil Augustus Stribling (1888 - 1937)*
  Eugene Perry Stribling (1889 - 1958)*
  Mattie Eunice Stribling (1893 - 1894)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
IOOF Cemetery
Hamilton
Hamilton County
Texas, USA
Plot: Row 4, Grave 11
 
Maintained by: Elreeta Weathers
Originally Created by: lmassia
Record added: Jun 15, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27581227
Amanda Elizabeth Mandy <i>Stribling</i> Crain
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Today is the 136th anniversary of your birth, dear Grannie.
- Elreeta Weathers
 Added: Aug. 27, 2013
Amanda is my fourth cousin twice removed
- Suzanne Alley Wilson
 Added: Sep. 17, 2011
distant kin
- Nancy Jane Faulk White Adams
 Added: Jul. 3, 2010
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