Joseph Kimball Crapo

Joseph Kimball Crapo

Draper, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Death 2 Dec 1955 (aged 82)
Pocatello, Bannock County, Idaho, USA
Burial Fairview, Lincoln County, Wyoming, USA
Memorial ID 10296133 · View Source
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My great-great-uncle. Married Orba "Orby" Harmon on Oct 10, 1895. Joseph's brother John married Orby's sister Hattie. Thus the 2 couples' children were double cousins.

The photo I submitted of him is his portion of a family portrait taken circa 1884. The following obit from the Star Valley Independent is courtesy of Carol Stevens.

Funeral services were held Monday, Dec 5 [1955] in the Fairview Ward Chapel for Joseph Kimball Crapo, 82 a resident of Fairview until recently who died Friday, Dec 2, in Pocatello, ID. He was at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Thelma Millward, 157 Jones Drive.

He was born Dec 12, 1872, at Draper, UT, the son of Jonathan Collins Crapo and Emily Frances Burnham. He was a rancher at Parker, ID, in Alberta, Canada and in Fairview until he recently retired and moved from Fairview to Pocatello to live.

The father to 12 children, he is survived by 8 members of his family: Asa Crapo, Fairview; Ralph and Wilis Crapo, Pocatello; Linford Crapo, Shelley, ID; Mrs. Grace Barney, Annabella, UT; Mrs. Thelma Millward, Pocatello; Mrs. Vivian Larsen, Thayne, WY; and Mrs. Joyce Draney, Auburn, WY. One sister and one brother also survive.

Burial was in the Fairview cemetery under the direction of the Hall-Weiser Mortuary.

  • Created by: Collins Crapo
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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph Kimball Crapo (12 Dec 1872–2 Dec 1955), Find a Grave Memorial no. 10296133, citing Fairview Cemetery, Fairview, Lincoln County, Wyoming, USA ; Maintained by Collins Crapo (contributor 669) .