Craft, John Allen

Craft, John Allen

Male 1893 - 1972  (78 years)

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  • Name Craft, John Allen  [1, 2
    Born 22 Nov 1893  Washington Township, La Porte County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Residence 8 Oct 1938  Kingsbury, La Porte County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1942  Kingsbury, La Porte County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died 13 Jan 1972  La Porte, La Porte County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Buried Kingsbury Cemetery, Kingsbury, La Porte County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I61000  Sackett
    Last Modified 18 Dec 2020 

    Father Craft, Edward Oliver,   b. 30 Jul 1862, La Porte County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1950, La Porte, La Porte County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Reynolds, Alice M.,   b. 3 Feb 1862, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1934, Washington Township, La Porte County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Children
    +1. Craft, John Allen,   b. 22 Nov 1893, Washington Township, La Porte County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1972, La Porte, La Porte County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     
    Family ID F24784  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Canfield, Olive Mae,   b. 20 Jan 1890, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1972, La Porte, La Porte County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Craft, Edward Oliver,   b. 13 Nov 1916, Washington Township, La Porte County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1999, Bloomington, Monroe County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    +2. Craft, Gordon Hall,   b. 19 Jul 1918, Kingsbury, La Porte County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Oct 2009, La Porte, La Porte County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    +3. Craft, William Winfield,   b. 31 Oct 1922, La Porte, La Porte County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 2015, Monticello, White County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)
    Last Modified 18 Dec 2020 
    Family ID F24780  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Nov 1893 - Washington Township, La Porte County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Craft, Edward Oliver - 13 Nov 1916 - Washington Township, La Porte County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Craft, Gordon Hall - 19 Jul 1918 - Kingsbury, La Porte County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Craft, William Winfield - 31 Oct 1922 - La Porte, La Porte County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 8 Oct 1938 - Kingsbury, La Porte County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1942 - Kingsbury, La Porte County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Jan 1972 - La Porte, La Porte County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Kingsbury Cemetery, Kingsbury, La Porte County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1018] Obituary (Reliability: 3), 17 Dec 2020.
      Typed obituary at https://images.findagrave.com/photos/2015/94/120179391_1428272159.jpg

      OBITUARY

      W. S. CANFIELD, 91, passes away (Oct. 8, 1938)

      Funeral to be held tomorrow.

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      W. S. Canfield, age 91, of Union Mills, a resident of LaPorte (sic) County for 89 years, passed away at 5 p.m. Saturday at the home of his daughter, Mrs. John Craft of Kingsbury.

      Mr. Canfield had been ill for 10 months with a complication of diseases.

      He was born in Erie County, Pennsylvania, on April 22, 1847, and moved to Union Mills with his parents when he was two years old. He had resides with his daughter at Kingsbury for the past two years, moving there from Union Mills.

      Mr. Canfield was a retired farmer.

      On October 22, 1877, in Noble Township, he married Olive Davis.

      He is survived by two sons, Ed Canfield and Richard Canfield, of LaPorte; one daughter, Mrs. John Craft of Kingsbury; seven grandchildren, tow great-grandchildren and one sister, Maggie Carpenter. One grandson preceded him in death.

      Funeral services will be held at 2 o'clock tomorrow afternoon at the daughter's home in Kingsbury. The Rev. W.E. Clarke will officiate, and burial will be in the Union Mills cemetery with Kosanke Brothers of Union Mills in charge.

      Mr. Canfield was a member of the Odd Fellows Lodge of Union Mills.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    2. [S1366] Indiana, U.S., Death Certificates, 1899-2011, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 17 Dec 2020.
      Name: John A Craft
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Age: 78
      Marital status: Widowed
      Birth Date: 22 Nov 1893
      Birth Place: Indiana
      Death Date: 13 Jan 1972
      Death Place: La Porte, La Porte, Indiana, USA
      Residence: Kingsbury, La Porte, Indiana
      Father: Edward O Craft
      Mother: Alice Reynolds
      Informant: Gordon H. Craft (son), La Porte, Indiana

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 2), 17 Dec 2020.
      Memorial ID 178340314
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/178340314

      John Allen Craft
      Birth 22 Nov 1893
      Death 13 Jan 1972 (aged 78)
      Burial
      Kingsbury Cemetery
      Kingsbury, La Porte County, Indiana, USA

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [S2433] U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 17 Dec 2020.
      Name: John Allen Craft
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Birth Date: 22 Nov 1893
      Birth Place: Washington Township, La Porte, Indiana, USA
      Residence Place: Kingsbury, La Porte, Indiana, USA
      Military Draft Date: [blank] 1942
      Relationship to Draftee: Head


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