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Wilson Edward Crail
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Birth: Oct. 15, 1883
Ione
Amador County
California, USA
Death: Sep. 12, 1957
Sheridan (Placer County)
Placer County
California, USA

lst born of James Henry and Ellen "Ella" (Sheridan) Crail. Brother of James Elmer, Annie Estelle (Crail) Murphy Cavanaugh, Gertrude Charlotte (Crail) Dukelow, Henry Eugene, Clarence Greenberry, Luther James and Thomas Sheridan Crail. Grew up in Lancha Plana, Amador Co. now under Lake Comanche. Married Alice Teresa (Riley) in 1906. Father of unnamed birth, Melvin Edward, Lucille, James Marvin, Beth, Nellie, Muriel, Myron (died young) and Allie John who died with the death of his Mother (from a resulting staph infection from a pin prick.) As a widower with very young children he placed the children with the IOOF Children's Home til their teen years. Some years later he married 2nd wife Virginia (Zwinge) Gray with whom he was killed in car/train collision and is buried with him near his lst wife's grave in the IOOF section. He worked many years for Natoma Company, also worked on his cousin's dredger on the American River for gold and owned Crail's Card/Pool Hall in Folsom, CA. for many years. He had a GREAT sense of humor and was a dapper dresser! Member of Folsom Odd Fellow and Encampment lodges.(IOOF) 
 
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 Parents:
  James Henry Crail (1855 - 1902)
  Ellen Elizabeth Sheridan Crail (1862 - 1912)
 
 Spouses:
  Alice Theresa Riley Crail (1883 - 1924)
  Agnes Virginia Zwinge Crail (1888 - 1957)*
 
 Children:
  Baby Crail (1907 - 1907)*
  Melvin Wilson Crail (1909 - 1994)*
  Lucille Alice Crail Westervelt (1912 - 1960)*
  James Marvin Crail (1915 - 2002)*
  Beth Marie Crail Engstrom (1918 - 1999)*
  Myron Thomas Crail (1920 - 1921)*
  Muriel Mae Crail Pebles (1923 - 2006)*
  Allie John Crail (1924 - 1924)*
 
 Siblings:
  Wilson Edward Crail (1883 - 1957)
  James Elmer Crail (1885 - 1927)*
  Anne Crail Murphy-Kavanaugh (1887 - 1973)*
  Gertrude Charlotte Crail Dukelow (1889 - 1970)*
  Clarence Greenberry Crail (1891 - 1973)*
  Henry Eugene Crail (1895 - 1951)*
  Thomas Sheridan Crail (1895 - 1912)*
  Luther James Crail (1897 - 1960)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Odd Fellows Lawn Cemetery and Mausoleum
Sacramento
Sacramento County
California, USA
Plot: Sect H.Tier E ,143
 
Created by: Kaaren Crail Vining
Record added: Aug 02, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 5029990
Wilson Edward Crail
Added by: William Tatum
 
Wilson Edward Crail
Added by: Kaaren Crail Vining
 
Wilson Edward Crail
Added by: Kaaren Crail Vining
 
 
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- MIKE ROUW
 Added: Aug. 28, 2014
Grandpa thank you for taking me fishing on the dredger and target practising. You were always so much fun. I'll always miss you. We were lucky to have you. R.I.P.
- Kaaren Crail Vining
 Added: Feb. 12, 2010
Wilson, just to let you know you were thought of today.
-Anonymous
 Added: Apr. 19, 2001
 
 
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