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Alexander Kerr Craig
Birth: Feb. 21, 1828
Claysville
Washington County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jul. 29, 1892
Claysville
Washington County
Pennsylvania, USA

US Congressman. Born near Claysville, Pennsylvania, he was educated by a private tutor, became a teacher at the age of sixteen and later was principal of the Claysville public schools. During the Civil War, he served in Company H, 87th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry, being mustered in on March 13, 1865, and being mustered out on June 29, 1865. After the war, he pursued agricultural pursuits in Claysville, Pennsylvania and was school director and justice of the peace. In 1892, he contested as a Democrat the election of Andrew Stewart to the Fifty-second Congress, was elected and served until his death at age 64 in Claysville, Pennsylvania. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Sara F. McLain Craig (1830 - 1905)*
 
 Children:
  Hannah Margaret Craig Sprowls (1851 - 1930)*
  John Enster Craig (1853 - 1936)*
  Joseph Addison Alexander Craig (1862 - 1930)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Claysville Cemetery
Claysville
Washington County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
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Record added: Nov 29, 2005
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- Bunny
 Added: Jul. 29, 2016

- Row Walker
 Added: Mar. 6, 2016
On this day, in the 118th year since his passing, we remember Alexander Kerr Craig for the service he gave to our country.
- Rubezahl
 Added: Jul. 29, 2010
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