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Marion "May" Wilkin Craft
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Birth: Nov. 16, 1858
Crawford County
Illinois, USA
Death: Feb. 26, 1892
Arapahoe County
Colorado, USA

Marion (also called May) was born in Crawford Co. Illinois to Sarah Green and Levi Wilkin on Nov. 16, 1858. Her father (Levi) died when she was 4 weeks old leaving her mother (Sarah) widowed at the young age of 23. They moved with Sarah's mother, (Elizabeth Green) and brother (David Green) and his family to the Colorado Territory in the early 1860's. She later met and married William Thomas Craft Nov. 14th, 1888. On August 17, 1889, she gave birth to a daughter, Faye Craft and in 1890, a son, William Verne Craft. The death certificate lists her cause of death to be septicemia from an abortion. She died on Feb 26, 1892. It did not say whether it was a spontaneous or medically induced abortion.

Family links: 
  Levi Wilkin (1836 - 1858)
  Sarah Elizabeth Green Jones (1836 - 1893)
  William Thomas Craft (1862 - 1915)*
  Faye Marion Craft Henck (1889 - 1972)*
  William Verne Craft (1890 - 1902)*
*Calculated relationship
No marker on her grave.
Fairmount Cemetery
Denver County
Colorado, USA
Maintained by: Judy Amerson
Originally Created by: Eric Crow
Record added: Feb 26, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13463336
Marion May <i>Wilkin</i> Craft
Added by: Fern Bray
Marion May <i>Wilkin</i> Craft
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- Fern Bray
 Added: Jan. 29, 2011

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