Henry Joseph Crane

Brief Life History of Henry Joseph

When Henry Joseph Crane was born on 8 October 1881, in Kirstead, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom, his father, Henry Joseph Crane, was 19 and his mother, Anne Drake, was 22. He married Louisa Lane in 1904, in Spalding, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. He lived in Seething, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom in 1891 and Moulton, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom in 1911. He died in March 1964, in Elloe, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 82.

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Henry Joseph Crane
Louisa Lane
Marriage: 1904
Harold Gilbert Crane
Joseph Henry Crane
John Charles Crane
Robert Ernest Crane

Sources (11)

  • Henry Joseph Crane in household of Henry Joseph Crane, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Henry Joseph Crane, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Henry Joseph Crane, "England, Norfolk, Parish Registers (County Record Office), 1510-1997"

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Name Meaning

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.

Manx: see Craine .

Dutch: variant of Krane ‘crane’.

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

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