Joseph Henry Cranston

Joseph Henry Cranston

Birth
County Armagh, Northern Ireland
Death 1 Mar 1889 (aged 63–64)
Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio, USA
Burial Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio, USA
Plot H, 3, 2
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Memorial ID 534041 · View Source
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Cas Dth: Gas-found dead in a boarding house
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Carpenter
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01 Sep 1893 Joseph went into the U S National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers
He enlisted in the Union Army Apr 1861
He enlisted three times
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Married: Sarah McLoed
Son: James "Daniel" CRANSTON
Deserted Sarah & Daniel
In 1851 Daniel was two years old and living in the Ladies Benevolent Institution. His mother was a servant who lived in the home of an employer and could visit Daniel once a week.
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Great-Great-Grandfather of Bryan Cranston, the actor.

(story was traced on Who Do You Think You Are? television show).


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CO. B.
39TH ILL. INF.


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  • Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 25 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 534041
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph Henry Cranston (1825–1 Mar 1889), Find A Grave Memorial no. 534041, citing Dayton National Cemetery, Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by US Veterans Affairs Office (contributor 5) .