Mabel A Crail

Female11 January 1896–9 August 1963

Brief Life History of Mabel A

When Mabel A Crail was born on 11 January 1896, in McDonald Township, Barry, Missouri, United States, her father, William R. Crail, was 45 and her mother, Isabell Richey, was 47. She married Earnest Ludwig Driever on 2 December 1916, in Watonga, Blaine, Oklahoma, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Cedar Valley Township, Blaine, Oklahoma, United States for about 10 years and Wells Township, Blaine, Oklahoma, United States in 1940. She died on 9 August 1963, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Watonga, Blaine, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Earnest Ludwig Driever
Mabel A Crail
Marriage: 2 December 1916
Claude Crail Driever
Hazel F. Driever
Clara Isabel Driever
Carl William Driever
Dorothy Pearl Driever
George Fredrick Driever

Sources (62)

  • Mabell A Crail in household of William Crail, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Mabel A Crail - Government record: Census record: birth-name: Mabel A Crail
  • Mabel Crail, "Oklahoma, County Marriages, 1890-1995"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 December 1916Watonga, Blaine, Oklahoma, United States
  • Children (6)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (4)

    World Events (8)

    1898 · War with the Spanish

    Age 2

    After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.


    Age 11

    Oklahoma is the 46th state.

    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

    Age 20

    Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Dietrich, Frieda.

    Scottish: habitational name from Crail in Fife.

    Americanized form of German Krail: cognate of Krauel .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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