Chauncey C. Cram

1823–7 May 1907 (Age 84)
Erie, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Chauncey C.

When Chauncey C. Cram was born in 1823, in Erie, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Ephraim L Cram, was 30 and his mother, Clarinda C. Perkins, was 21. He married Sarah Maria Keyser on 22 August 1844, in Erie, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Penawawa, Whitman, Washington Territory, United States in 1880. He died on 7 May 1907, in Walla Walla, Walla Walla, Washington, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Walla Walla, Walla Walla, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

Chauncey C. Cram
1823–1907
Sarah Maria Keyser
1827–1908
Marriage: 22 August 1844
William Henry Cram
1846–1902
Charles Orestus Cram
1853–1913
Aloy May Cram
1855–1925
Clara E. Cram
1858–1917
Alton C.
1859–
Etta Marie Cram
1862–1948
Jay B Cram
1865–1951
Lucious L. Cram
1867–
Kate Adelia Cram
1867–1876
Chauncey J. Cram
1869–
Charley P. Cram
1871–

Spouse and Children

    Male1823–1907Male

    Sarah Maria Keyser

    Female1827–1908Female

MARRIAGE
22 August 1844
Erie, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(11)

    William Henry Cram

    Male1846–1902Male

    Charles Orestus Cram

    Male1853–1913Male

    Aloy May Cram

    Female1855–1925Female

    Clara E. Cram

    Female1858–1917Female

    Alton C.

    Male1859–Male

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 2

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 7

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1846

Age 23

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

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: according to Black this name is from Perthshire and is a shortening of the habitational name Crambie, from Crombie in Fife.2 Americanized spelling of German Kram .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • C C Cram, "United States Census, 1880"
  • C C Crow in entry for J B Crow and Ida M Sever, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"
  • Chauncy C Cram in entry for Aloy May Reed, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"

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