Laura Ann Crafton

27 November 1877–12 April 1961 (Age 83)
Sidney, Sharp, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Laura Ann

When Laura Ann Crafton was born on 27 November 1877, in Sidney, Sharp, Arkansas, United States, her father, James Wiley Crafton, was 27 and her mother, Mary Derena Meeker, was 24. She married Ivan Salvanna Peckenpaugh on 5 July 1908, in Anderson, McDonald, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 daughters. She died on 12 April 1961, in Fairland, Ottawa, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Fairland Cemetery, Fairland, Ottawa, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ivan Salvanna Peckenpaugh
1887–1968
Laura Ann Crafton
1877–1961
Marriage: 5 July 1908
Anna Dee Peckenpaugh
1911–1912
Grace L Peckenpaugh
1912–2005
Alma Ella Mae Peckenpaugh
1913–1914
Inola Arlene Peckenpaugh
1916–1937
Vyeva Opal Peckenpaugh
1918–1991

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 July 1908
Anderson, McDonald, Missouri, United States
children

(5)

    Anna Dee Peckenpaugh

    Female1911–1912Female

    Grace L Peckenpaugh

    Female1912–2005Female

    Alma Ella Mae Peckenpaugh

    Female1913–1914Female

    Inola Arlene Peckenpaugh

    Female1916–1937Female

    Vyeva Opal Peckenpaugh

    Female1918–1991Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1878

Age 1

Historical Boundaries - 1878: Sharp, Arkansas, United States
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 23

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Crafton in Buckinghamshire, named in Old English as ‘the estate (tūn) where wild saffron (croh) grew’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Lara Peckenpaugh in household of Juan Peckenpaugh, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Laura Peedenpaugh in household of Ivan Peedenpaugh, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Laura A Peckenpaugh in household of Ivan S Peckenpaugh, "United States Census, 1940"

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