Mary Frances Craft

1834–1878 (Age 44)
Elbert, Georgia, United States

The Life Summary of Mary Frances

When Mary Frances Craft was born in 1834, in Elbert, Georgia, United States, her father, Willis Craft, was 25 and her mother, Martha Terrell Franklin, was 25. She married Robert C. C. Roebuck on 5 June 1850, in Elbert, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Georgia, United States in 1870. She died in 1878, in Cleveland Township, Clay, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 44.

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Robert C. C. Roebuck
Mary Frances Craft
Marriage: 5 June 1850
Sarah O. Roebuck
Martha E. Roebuck
John W Roebuck
Willis Craft Roebuck
Robert T. Roebuck
James C Roebuck
Judson Mathis Roebuck
Charles P. Roebuck

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World Events (7)

1835 · Treaty of New Echota
Age 1
A minority group of Cherokees including John Ridge, Major Ridge, Elias Boudinot, and Stand Waite, signed the Treaty of New Echota which ceded all Cherokee territory east of the Mississippi in exchange for five million dollars. The majority of Cherokees did not agree and 16,000 Cherokee signatures were gathered to protest the treaty. Boudinot and both Ridges were killed several years later by angry Cherokees for signing the treaty.
1836 · Remember the Alamo
Age 2
Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
Age 12
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Croft .2 Americanized spelling of Kraft .

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

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Sources (7)

  • M F Roebuck in household of W Craft, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Mary F Roebuck in household of Robt C C Roebuck, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mary F Roebuck in household of Robert C Roebuck, "United States Census, 1870"

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