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 James E. Crane

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James E. Crane

Birth
Death 23 Jan 1918 (aged 53)
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Lancaster, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Plot 1 D 47
Memorial ID 14852255 View Source
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Grand Island (Nebraska) Daily Independent
Wednesday, 6 February 1918
"Former Resident Of City Is Killed At Los Angeles"

The Lancaster, California, Ledger-Gazette contains the following under the head of "Lancaster Man Killed by Auto in Los Angeles".
"While crossing a street in Los Angeles Tuesday evening James E. Crane of this city was struck by the Nattick Hotel auto bus and knocked to the pavement, suffering a fractured skull from the effects of which he died later in the Receiving hospital. Details of the tragedy are unavailable. Mr. Crane was well and favorably known in the Valley, having lived here for ten years. He was engaged in the real estate and insurance business. He came here from Nebraska. He leaves a wife but no children. The body will be brought to Lancaster today and the funeral will be held Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock."

Mr. Crane was at one time a resident of this city (i.e., Grand Island, Nebraska) and was employed by the Union Pacific. Many of the older residents will remember him.

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  • Created by: Tami Kelley
  • Added: 7 Jul 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial 14852255
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/14852255/james-e-crane : accessed ), memorial page for James E. Crane (9 Jul 1864–23 Jan 1918), Find a Grave Memorial ID 14852255, citing Lancaster Cemetery, Lancaster, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Tami Kelley (contributor 46584454) .