Maude E Craig

1 April 1895–8 February 1964 (Age 68)
Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Maude E

When Maude E Craig was born on 1 April 1895, in Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States, her father, George Orange Craig, was 29 and her mother, Mildred Edna Bean, was 21. She had at least 1 son with Roy Moses Shrum. She lived in Benson Election Precinct, Douglas, Nebraska, United States in 1940. She died on 8 February 1964, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 68.

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Roy Moses Shrum
Maude E Craig
Richard L Shrum

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    Roy Moses Shrum





    Richard L Shrum


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    Ruth Craig


    Mabel E. Craig


    Mabel C. Craig



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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1897 · The Union Loop Elevated

Age 2

The Loop was born in political scandal that combined the three elevated railways around Chicago and combined them into one. The scandal was to raise the fares for commuters so state legislators could receive more money while in office. 
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 21

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Scottish: topographic name for someone who lived near a steep or precipitous rock, from Gaelic creag, a word that has been borrowed in Middle English as crag(g).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Maude Shrum in household of Roy Shrum, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Maud E Shream in household of Roy M Shream, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Maud C Shrum in household of Roy M Shrum, "United States Census, 1940"

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