Lowry Boone Crane

2 January 1904–10 February 1969 (Age 65)
Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama, United States

The Life of Lowry Boone

When Lowry Boone Crane was born on 2 January 1904, in Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama, United States, his father, Hugh Cladius Crane, was 34 and his mother, Nancy K. Boone, was 30. He married Lucia Elizabeth Carter on 1 February 1930, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States. He lived in Hebron, McHenry, Illinois, United States for about 5 years. He died on 10 February 1969, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Linn-Hebron Cemetery, Hebron Township, McHenry, Illinois, United States.

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Lowry Boone Crane
Lucia Elizabeth Carter
Marriage: 1 February 1930

Spouse and Children

1 February 1930
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

Parents and Siblings





    Ruth H Crane


    Hugh Broughton Crane


    Walter Crane


World Events (8)

1905 · The Industrial Workers of the World

Age 1

The Industrial Workers of the World was founded after a convention was held by radical trade unionists from all over the United States who opposed the policies of the American Federation of Labor. The IWW opposed the American Federation of Labor's acceptance of capitalism and its refusal to include unskilled workers in craft unions. The convention took place on June 24 and was referred by the workers as the Industrial Congress or the Industrial Union Convention. The IWW aimed to promote worker solidarity in the revolutionary struggle to overthrow the employing class.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 19

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

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)

  • Lowry Crane in household of Harry B Alexander, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lowry Crane in household of Hugh C Crane, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lowry Crane, "United States Census, 1940"

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