Louretta Crane

27 June 1868–10 May 1875 (Age 6)
Fountain, Indiana, United States

The Life of Louretta

When Louretta Crane was born on 27 June 1868, in Fountain, Indiana, United States, her father, Jarrard Crane, was 36 and her mother, Permelia Seely, was 36. She died on 10 May 1875, in her hometown, at the age of 6, and was buried in Dry Run Cemetery, Mellott, Fountain, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jarrard Crane
1831–1884
Permelia Seely
1831–1911
Louretta Crane
1868–1875
Walter Louis Crane
1872–

Parents and Siblings

    Male1831–1884Male

    Permelia Seely

    Female1831–1911Female

siblings

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World Events (6)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1870 · Giving all the right to vote

Age 2

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 4

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

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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  • Louretta Crane, "Find A Grave Index"

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