|Birth: ||Dec. 22, 1850|
Nova Scotia, Canada
|Death: ||Feb. 15, 1930|
Son of Peter Cruickshanks and Eleanor Lackey Archibald.
Here is what I wrote down out of the book they had at the museum:
John J. Cruickshanks Burial 2/18 No year Sec 1 Block 1 Lot 11 Age 79 Nova Scotia
Alexander Cruickshanks Burial 9/28 No year Sec 1 Block 1 Lot 11 Nova Scotia
Information provided by Christy Sheehan
Diana LaCount FAG # 48874867 provided the obituary listed below.
Ferndale Man Passes Away
Ferndale, Feb. 17.óJohn J. Cruickshanks passed away Saturday afternoon at the Scotia hospital following a short illness. Deceased was born in Nova Scotia, December 22, 1850, coming to California in 1878. He made his home for many years at Thorn with his brother John and family, later moving with them to Santa Rosa and returning here to make his home with his brother Fred two years ago when John passed away. He leaves to mourn his passing one sister, Mrs. Janet Dean, of Medford, Mass., and two brothers, Arthur of Nova Scotia, and Fred of Ferndale, also a number of nephews and nieces. The funeral will be held today (Tuesday) at 2:30 p.m. from the citizens chapel. Rev. R.D. Douglas will conduct the services.
Humboldt Times, February 18, 1930, page 12
Peter Cruickshanks (1823 - 1914)
Eleanor Lackey Archibald Cruickshanks (1829 - 1917)
John James Cruickshanks (1850 - 1930)
William Thompson Cruickshanks (1852 - 1927)*
Alexander Cruickshanks (1856 - 1931)*
Frederick Cruickshanks (1864 - 1931)*
Note: No marker found
Plot: Sec 1 Block 1 Lot 11
Created by: jonathan grimm
Record added: Sep 02, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75858601