Smith Immanuel Craycraft

7 September 1885–9 April 1954 (Age 68)
Independence, Jackson, Missouri, United States

The Life of Smith Immanuel

When Smith Immanuel Craycraft was born on 7 September 1885, in Independence, Jackson, Missouri, United States, his father, Joshua Smith Craycraft, was 39 and his mother, Susan Rachel Stayton, was 30. He married Mary Angelina January on 29 July 1919. He lived in Union Township, Cass, Missouri, United States in 1910 and Washington, District of Columbia, United States for about 10 years. He died on 9 April 1954, in Grand River Township, Cass, Missouri, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Woodlawn Cemetery, Blue Township, Jackson, Missouri, United States.

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Smith Immanuel Craycraft
Mary Angelina January
Marriage: 29 July 1919

Spouse and Children

29 July 1919

Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)


Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1887 · Monotype Type-Casting Machine

Age 2

June 7, 1887, Tolbert Lanston patented his Monotype machine. It typed individual characters instead of lines like the Linotype machine.

Age 19

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

English (Kent): probably a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place. There is a river Cray in Kent, named with Old Welsh crei ‘fresh’; craft may be Old English cræft ‘mill’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Smith Craycroft, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Smith J Craycraft in household of J Edward Faulconer, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Smith I Craycroft, "United States Census, 1930"

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