Daniel Craft

22 July 1842–30 November 1926 (Age 84)
Putnam, Indiana, United States

The Life of Daniel

When Daniel Craft was born on 22 July 1842, in Putnam, Indiana, United States, his father, Peter Craft, was 39 and his mother, Elizabeth Funk, was 26. He married Mathursa Jane Crouse on 1 September 1864, in Clay, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Union Township, Logan, Ohio, United States in 1850 and Washington Township, Putnam, Indiana, United States for about 50 years. He died on 30 November 1926, in Indiana, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Jackson Township, Owen, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Craft
1842–1926
Mathursa Jane Crouse
1844–1922
Marriage: 1 September 1864
Van Melroy Craft
1865–1933
Zora Frances Craft
1867–1914
Lucretia Florence Craft
1868–1935
Minnie Mercy Craft
1871–1949
Carrie Bell Craft
1873–1949
Curtis Theodore Craft
1875–1960
Joanna Maude Craft
1877–1880
Ursula Ann Craft
1879–1958
Isaiah Henry Craft
1881–1947
Benjamin Carl Craft
1883–1972
Daniel Ransome Craft
1887–1888

Spouse and Children

    Male1842–1926Male

    Mathursa Jane Crouse

    Female1844–1922Female

MARRIAGE
1 September 1864
Clay, Indiana, United States
children

(11)

    Van Melroy Craft

    Male1865–1933Male

    Zora Frances Craft

    Female1867–1914Female

    Lucretia Florence Craft

    Female1868–1935Female

    Female1871–1949Female

    Female1873–1949Female

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Peter Craft

    Male1803–1875Male

    Elizabeth Funk

    Female1816–1855Female

siblings

(13)

    John Craft

    Male1838–1875Male

    Susan Craft

    Female1840–1928Female

    Male1842–1926Male

    Margaret Craft

    Female1843–Female

    Jacob Craft

    Male1843–1869Male

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 4

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1851 · Constitution of 1851

Age 9

Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.
1865

Age 23

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Croft .2 Americanized spelling of Kraft .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Daniel Craft, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Daniel Craft, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Daniel Craft, "United States Census, 1920"

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