Mary A. <I>Crane</I> Marine

Mary A. Crane Marine

Birth
Connecticut, USA
Death 7 Apr 1889 (aged 71)
Porter County, Indiana, USA
Burial Valparaiso, Porter County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 39748445 · View Source
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Mary Ann Crane was the daughter of Jesse and Joanna (Hall) Crane. Her date of birth is given variously. Her age at death as inscribed on her gravestone indicates a date of birth of December 20, 1817. In Ellery Bicknell Crane's Genealogy of the Crane Family, Vol. 2 (1900), p. 280, her date of birth is given as January 18, 1819 which is consistent with her age as given in the 1850 and 1860 censuses. In her granddaughter's family Bible, her date of birth was entered as January 19, 1818 which is consistent with her age as given in the 1870 census and is within one month of the data on her tombstone.

Mary's family moved from Connecticut to Elkhart County, Indiana, and in 1836, bought land in Middlebury Township about four miles from the Marine family farm. About two years later, on January 29, 1838, Mary married Asa Marine in Elkhart, Indiana. In 1846 they moved to Porter county, Indiana and settled on a farm in Morgan Township. Mary passed away there in the spring of 1889. She and Asa had had eight children.


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  • Maintained by: jcrow
  • Originally Created by: Tina
  • Added: 22 Jul 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 39748445
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Mary A. Crane Marine (19 Jan 1818–7 Apr 1889), Find A Grave Memorial no. 39748445, citing Adams Cemetery, Valparaiso, Porter County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by jcrow (contributor 47605922) .