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Alexander Berry Craig

  • Birth 18 Jul 1849 Downs, McLean County, Illinois, USA
  • Death 10 May 1937 McLean County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Downs, McLean County, Illinois, USA
  • Memorial ID 7725657

Son of Alexander Porter & Lora Weaver Craig. 1st wife was Sarah E Duckett
The Daily Pantagraph, Bloomington, Ill., Monday, May 10, 1937
ALEXANDER B. CRAIG DIES-- RITES IN DOWNS
Alexander B. Craig, more familiarly known as "Berry" Craig, died at 1:3- a.m. Monday in the county hospital. He suffered a stroke of paralysis two years ago, and has since gradually declined in health.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday in the First Methodist Episcopal church at Downs. Burial will be in Hopewell Cemetery. The body will be taken Monday evening to the home of Ed. L. Weaver, where it will remain until the hour of the service.
Mr. Craig was born in Downs township, July 18, 1849, and spent most of his life there with the exception of a few years in Kansas. He married Miss Frances Savidge, who died about six years ago. He leaves one daughter, Mrs. Romulus Wray Dooley of Sullivan, and a number of nieces and nephews. He was a member of the Downs Methodist Church.


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  • Created by: Cheryl Behrend
  • Added: 31 Jul 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7725657
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Alexander Berry Craig (18 Jul 1849–10 May 1937), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7725657, citing Hopewell Cemetery, Downs, McLean County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Cheryl Behrend (contributor 39733792) .