Sarah E. Frame

11 July 1854–19 January 1939 (Age 84)
McHenry, Illinois, United States

The Life of Sarah E.

When Sarah E. Frame was born on 11 July 1854, in McHenry, Illinois, United States, her father, Norman Frame, was 32 and her mother, Susannah Sando, was 26. She married Charles B Crawford on 11 December 1880, in Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Detroit Ward 10, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1900 and Detroit Ward 14, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States for about 10 years. She died on 19 January 1939, in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

Charles B Crawford
1846–1908
Sarah E. Frame
1854–1939
Marriage: 11 December 1880
Florence Crawford
1882–
Norman Frame Crawford
1883–1958
Charles J Crawford
1885–1886
Raymond Boss Crawford
1887–1937

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 December 1880
Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States
children

(4)

    Florence Crawford

    Female1882–Female

    Male1883–1958Male

    Charles J Crawford

    Male1885–1886Male

    Raymond Boss Crawford

    Male1887–1937Male

Parents and Siblings

    Norman Frame

    Male1822–1901Male

    Susannah Sando

    Female1827–1906Female

siblings

(5)

    James Anderson Frame

    Male1848–1918Male

    Mary J Frame

    Female1851–1869Female

    Female1854–1939Female

    Charles Burton Frame

    Male1858–1928Male

    George William Frame

    Male1866–1929Male

World Events (8)

1863

Age 9

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1868 · The Railroad Refrigerator Car

Age 14

During the mid-19th century, attempts were made to ship perishable products by rail. The Western Railroad of Massachusetts was the first to experiment with the concept, but it was only functional in cold weather. In 1868, William Davis, of Detroit, patented a refrigerator car that used a frozen mixture of ice and salt to keep everything cold for shipment. It could be used in all weather and in all seasons. He sold the design to George H. Hammond, a Detroit meat packer, who built a set of cars to transport his products to Boston using ice from the Great Lakes for cooling.
1879 · New State Capitol Building Dedicated

Age 25

After the second state capitol had been destroyed, Michigan Governor Henry P. Baldwin initiated the passing of a bill that would cover the costs for a new building. The bill was adopted and raised over $1 million by a six year state income tax. Architect Elijah E. Myers' design named Tuebor, or I will defend, was selected and he was commissioned to design the new capitol building. The renaissance revival brick and sandstone building soared 267 feet from the ground and was dedicated on January 1, 1879.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: unexplained. Black notes that ‘several persons of this name are recorded in the Commissariot Records of Campsie and of Lanark’. It is now very common in Scotland, especially around Glasgow.2 Jewish (of Sephardic origin): probably an Anglicized form of Ephraim .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sarah E. Frame Crawford in entry for Raymond Crawford, "Michigan, Census of World War I Veterans with Card Index, 1917-1919"
  • Sarah E Crawford, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Sarah Crawford in household of *Es Crawford, "United States Census, 1900"

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