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 Erwin Monroe Cram

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Erwin Monroe Cram

Birth
Waukon, Allamakee County, Iowa, USA
Death
8 Mar 1937 (aged 78)
Converse County, Wyoming, USA
Burial
Douglas, Converse County, Wyoming, USA
Memorial ID
75782436 View Source


Parents: Willets William Cram, born in Illinois; and Mary Elizabeth (Parland) Cram born in Canada.

First wife: Carolyn Sordey, Mar. 20, 1877; she died March 2, 1878 from complications of the birth of their child. To this union one daughter, Maude Caroline Cram Bunch, was born Feb. 6, 1878.

Second wife: Lorinda Jane Leatherman of Grand Rapids, Neb., Apr. 19, 1885. To this union eleven children were born.

He moved with his family from Brocksburg, Neb. to Shawnee, Wyoming in 1916, living on a homestead there for several years, later moving to the Walker Creek Community and thence to Douglas.

He is survived by his wife and 10 children, 39 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren, 2 brothers and a sister.

Information was obtained from his obituary in the Douglas Budget March 11, 1937, cemetery and mortuary records.


Parents: Willets William Cram, born in Illinois; and Mary Elizabeth (Parland) Cram born in Canada.

First wife: Carolyn Sordey, Mar. 20, 1877; she died March 2, 1878 from complications of the birth of their child. To this union one daughter, Maude Caroline Cram Bunch, was born Feb. 6, 1878.

Second wife: Lorinda Jane Leatherman of Grand Rapids, Neb., Apr. 19, 1885. To this union eleven children were born.

He moved with his family from Brocksburg, Neb. to Shawnee, Wyoming in 1916, living on a homestead there for several years, later moving to the Walker Creek Community and thence to Douglas.

He is survived by his wife and 10 children, 39 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren, 2 brothers and a sister.

Information was obtained from his obituary in the Douglas Budget March 11, 1937, cemetery and mortuary records.

Gravesite Details

Cemetery records show date of death as March 8 (correct); mortuary records show March 7.


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