James Crandall

16 July 1767–12 September 1842 (Age 75)
Westerly, Kings, Rhode Island, British Colonial America

The Life of James

When James Crandall was born on 16 July 1767, in Westerly, Kings, Rhode Island, British Colonial America, his father, James Crandall, was 48 and his mother, Damaris Kenyon, was 46. He married Martha Maxson on 16 May 1783, in Westerly, Washington, Rhode Island, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 12 September 1842, in Persia, Persia, Cattaraugus, New York, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Brookfield, Madison, New York, United States.

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James Crandall
Thankful Babcock
Marriage: 1793
Charlotte Crandall
Hannah Crandall
Paul B Crandall
Rev. Samuel Babcock Crandall
William Crandall
Mary Crandall

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Westerly, Washington, Rhode Island, United States


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World Events (8)

1772 · The Gaspee Affair

Age 5

On June 9, 1772, colonists that are angry with the trade restrictions that Britain put them under, board the HMS Gaspee and set it ablaze. This was the first act of violence against the British on the North American continent.

Age 9

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

Age 20

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.

Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Raonuill ‘son of Raonull’ ( see Ronald ).

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

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  • James Crandall, "Find A Grave Index"
  • James Crandall on WikiTree
  • Database: FamilySearch Family Tree (http://www.familysearch.org)

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