Alice Arnold

1883–1950 (Age 66)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life of Alice

Alice Arnold was born on 18 August 1883, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States. She married Lester Cramton on 25 July 1908, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. She died on 8 January 1950, at the age of 66, and was buried in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States.

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Alice Arnold
Lester Cramton
Marriage: 25 July 1908
Earl William Crampton Or Cramton
Lester Clinton Crampton Or Cramton
Russell Cramton
Ralph David Cramton

Spouse & Children

  • Female1883–1950Female

  • Lester Cramton


25 July 1908
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States


World Events (8)

1885 · The World's First Skyscraper

Age 2

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.

Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 18

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

Saxon, Latin: Faithful to his honour, help in war, helping lord, powerful lord

Sources (3)

  • Alice Cramton in household of Lester Cramton, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Alice Crampton in household of Lester Crampton, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Alice Cramton in the Cook County, Illinois Death Index, 1908-1988

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