John Cramer

31 August 1812–19 July 1892 (Age 79)
Edenton, Clermont, Ohio, United States

The Life of John

When John Cramer was born on 31 August 1812, in Edenton, Clermont, Ohio, United States, his father, Adam Cramer, was 33 and his mother, Sarah Collard, was 35. He married Rebecca Phebe Meek on 20 February 1834. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Washington Township, Clermont, Northwest Territory, United States in 1880. He died on 19 July 1892, in Edenton, Clermont, Ohio, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in United States.

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Family Time Line

John Cramer
1812–1892
Rebecca Phebe Meek
1816–1884
Marriage: 20 February 1834
William T Cramer
1836–1896
Sarah Cramer, Dunham
1838–
Pervise Cramer
1842–1880
Rachel Cramer
1850–
Thomas Cramer
1858–1922
Smith Cramer
1860–1933
John Cramer
1841–1909
Manton W. Cramer
1847–1902
Lafayette Cramer
1854–1936
Rebecca A. Cramer
1861–1868

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 February 1834
children

(10)

    William T Cramer

    Male1836–1896Male

    Sarah Cramer, Dunham

    Female1838–Female

    John Cramer

    Male1841–1909Male

    Pervise Cramer

    Male1842–1880Male

    Male1847–1902Male

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1779–1837Male

    Sarah Collard

    Female1776–1844Female

siblings

(8)

    Male1804–1875Male

    Joseph Cramer

    Male1806–1879Male

    Elijah Cramer

    Male1807–1833Male

    Daniel Cramer

    Male1811–1877Male

    Male1812–1892Male

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 7

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 8

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 24

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.

Name Meaning

1 Variant spelling of German and Dutch Kramer or its German variant Krämer. It is also found in England as a Huguenot name, presumably with this origin.2 English: variant of Creamer 1.

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Cramer, "United States Census, 1880"
  • John Cramer, "United States Census, 1850"
  • John Cramer in entry for Nathan Hogatt and Sarah Dunham, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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