Edna Mae Craig

10 August 1925–17 November 2010 (Age 85)
Ellsworth, Kansas, United States

The Life of Edna Mae

When Edna Mae Craig was born on 10 August 1925, in Ellsworth, Kansas, United States, her father, Ernest William Craig Sr., was 24 and her mother, Phyllis Mae Christopher, was 17. She had at least 1 daughter with Francis Henry Dunning. She lived in Weld, Colorado, United States for about 5 years and Election Precinct 7 Frederick, Weld, Colorado, United States in 1940. She died on 17 November 2010, in Littleton, Arapahoe, Colorado, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Loveland, Larimer, Colorado, United States.

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Family Time Line

Francis Henry Dunning
1918–1989
Edna Mae Craig
1925–2010
Kathy Kay Dunning
1948–1949

Spouse and Children

children

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    Kathy Kay Dunning

    Female1948–1949Female

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1927

Age 2

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1927 · Kansas Adopts a Flag

Age 2

The flag of the State of Kansas was adopted on September 24, 1927. The flag was designed by Hazel Avery in 1925.
1948 · The Beginning of the Cold War

Age 23

The Berlin Blockade was the first major crises of the Cold War. The Soviet Union blocked all access to the sectors of Berlin under Western control and offered to drop the blockade if the newly introduced Deutsche Mark was removed from West Berlin. The Berlin Blockade showed the different ideological and economic visions for postwar Europe. Even though there wasn't any fire fight during the cold war, many of these skirmishes arose and almost caused nuclear war on multiple occasions.

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)

  • Edna M Craig in household of Ernest W Craig, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Edna Mae Craig in household of Ernest Craig, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Edna Dunning in entry for Mr Ernest L Craig, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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