Mary Elvira Crandall

Female18 October 1902–14 January 1991

Brief Life History of Mary Elvira

When Mary Elvira Crandall was born on 18 October 1902, in Adams Township, Hillsdale, Michigan, United States, her father, Henry Demur Crandall, was 40 and her mother, Nettie May Goold, was 32. She lived in Litchfield, Hillsdale, Michigan, United States in 1991. She died on 14 January 1991, in Hillsdale, Hillsdale, Michigan, United States, at the age of 88.

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Family Time Line

Henry Demur Crandall
Nettie May Goold
Mary Elvira Crandall
L. G. Crandall

Sources (11)

  • Mary Elvira Crandall, "Michigan, County Births, 1867-1917"
  • Mary Crandall in household of Henry Crandall, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Mary E Crandall in household of Henry D Crandall, "United States Census, 1930"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (2)

World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

1903 · Ford Motor Company

Age 1

"Henry Ford built his first gasoline-powered vehicle, named the Quadricycle, in 1896, at his home in Detroit. Ford sold the Quadricycle for $200 and used the money to build a second car. In 1901, Ford raced his car ""Sweepstakes"" against Alexander Winton and won. The victory resulted in publicity for Ford which allowed him to gain investors for his new company, Ford Motor Company. The first Model A was sold on July 23, 1903, and the company was incorporated on November 13, 1903."


Age 25

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Raghnaill ‘son of Raghnall’, a Gaelic form of the Old Norse personal name Rǫgnvaldr ‘ruler of the gods’, cognate with Reynolds . Compare Grannan .

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

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