Dinah Crane

about 1734–
Tuxford, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Dinah

Dinah Crane was born about 1734, in Tuxford, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom. She married John Bottomley on 17 June 1759, in Norwich, Norfolk, England. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter.

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John Bottomley
Dinah Crane
Marriage: 17 June 1759
Ann Bottemley
William Bottomley

Spouse and Children

17 June 1759
Norwich, Norfolk, England



    William Bottomley


World Events (4)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 67

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.

Age 81

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Age 96

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

1 English: nickname, most likely for a tall, thin man with long legs, from Middle English cran ‘crane’ (the bird), Old English cran, cron. The term included the heron until the introduction of a separate word for the latter in the 14th century.2 Dutch: variant spelling of Krane .3 English translation of German Krahn or Kranich .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Dinah Crane, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • Dinah in entry for William, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Dinah in entry for Ann, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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