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

Find all Craswells in:
 • Hillcrest Burial Park
 • Kent
 • King County
 • Washington
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Herbert Reed Craswell
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Apr. 30, 1859
Summerside
Prince Edward Island, Canada
Death: Jun. 8, 1934
Kent
King County
Washington, USA

Herbert Craswell, son of James Craswell and Mary Sutherland, was orphaned at an early age and raised by his aunt in Charlottetown PEI.

About 1880 he moved to Willmar MN, where he met his future wife, Margaret Jane Sharp, another Prince Edward Island native. He and Margaret were married 17 Mar 1881 in Willmar MN. They had six children, Nellie, James, Lulu, Herbert, Charles Harmon, and Lois.

He worked for the Great Northern Railroad for 45 years, living in MN, IA, and MT. After retiring, he moved with his wife and youngest daughter to WA State. He spent his later years in the town of Kent . All but one of his children resided in WA State.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Craswell (1829 - 1865)
  Mary Sutherland Craswell
 
 Spouse:
  Margaret Jane Sharp Craswell (1862 - 1939)
 
 Children:
  Nellie Florence Craswell Taylor (1882 - 1969)*
  James Arthur Craswell (1883 - 1963)*
  Lulu Mabel Craswell Beard (1886 - 1975)*
  Herbert Reid Craswell (1887 - 1976)*
  Charles Harmon Craswell (1894 - 1974)*
  Lois Evangeline Craswell Hansen (1901 - 2001)*
 
 Sibling:
  Herbert Reed Craswell (1859 - 1934)
  Edward M. Craswell (1863 - 1920)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hillcrest Burial Park
Kent
King County
Washington, USA
Plot: Grave l Lot 5 Blk 108
 
Created by: Remember
Record added: Apr 03, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67837909
Herbert Reed Craswell
Added by: Mark Vernon
 
Herbert Reed Craswell
Added by: Karen Bouton
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

It is an honor to create a memorial for my Great Grandfather.
- Remember
 Added: May. 1, 2013
Great Northern Railroad
- Mark Vernon
 Added: Nov. 23, 2011
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service