Eliza Crandall

10 June 1816–27 March 1901 (Age 84)
York, Genesee, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Eliza

When Eliza Crandall was born on 10 June 1816, in York, Genesee, New York, United States, her father, David Crandall, was 24 and her mother, Margaret Ann McBride, was 22. She married John Wesley Deal Sr. in 1842, in Adams, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 27 March 1901, in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Springville City Cemetery, Springville, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Wesley Deal Sr.
Eliza Crandall
Marriage: 1842
Daniel Edgar Deal
Mary Ellen Deal
John Wesley Deal Jr.
Laura Frances Deal
Romanzo Algernon Deal
Stephen Oliver Deal
Theodore Monroe Deal
Lucian Delancy Deal

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1842Adams, Illinois, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (7)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 3
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
    1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State
    Age 11
    During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.
    Age 30
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Raghnaill ‘son of Raghnall’, a Gaelic form of the Old Norse personal name Rǫgnvaldr ‘ruler of the gods’, cognate with Reynolds . Compare Grannan .

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

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    Thomas Lovell Mendenhall

    I was born October 29, 1841, at Mill Creek Hundred, New Castle County, Delaware. My father, William Mendenhall, was born April 8th, 1815, at Mill Creek Hundred, New Castle County, Delaware. My mothe …

    Sources (16)

    • Eliza Deal in household of John N Deal, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Elma Crandle, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
    • Eliza Crandall in entry for Danial Edger Deal, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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