Charles Henry Crane

1886–
York, Yorkshire, England

The Life of Charles Henry

When Charles Henry Crane was born in 1886, in York, Yorkshire, England, his father, Charles Crane, was 39 and his mother, Annie Oldfield, was 34. He lived in York, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1901.

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Family Time Line

Charles Crane
1847–
Annie Oldfield
1852–
Mary Ann Crane
1871–
James William Crane
1873–
Annie Damaris Crane
1877–1974
Dora Emily Crane
1882–
Sarah Ellen Crane
1884–
Charles Henry Crane
1886–
George Arthur Crane
1890–
Alice Eva Crane
1893–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1908

Age 22

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1915 · Zeppelin Raid

Age 29

During WWI Zeppelin raids took place all over England. The first of the raids happened from June 6-7, 1915, in Hull, East Yorkshire, England. During the attack 24 people were killed 40 injured, and 40 houses destroyed.
1918

Age 32

WWI ends in November with armistice. The number of UK war dead runs to several hundred thousand.

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)

  • Charles H Crane in household of Charles Crane, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Charles H Crane in household of Charles Crane, "England and Wales Census, 1901"
  • Charles Henry Crane, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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