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Lawrence Henry Cramer

Male 1886 - 1966  (79 years)


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  • Name Lawrence Henry Cramer  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 12 Jul 1886  Wabash, Wabash County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Died Jan 1966  Wabash County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Falls Memorial Gardens, Wabash, Wabash County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • Obituary
      Anderson Daily Bulletin
      Anderson, Indiana
      Thursday, Jan. 27, 1966

      Lawrence H. Cramer

      Lawrence H. Cramer, 79, 937 Cambridge Dr., Wabash, father of Mrs. Helen Motto of Anderson, died at 2 a.m. Wednesday at a nursing home in Wabash.

      Mr. Cramer was a lifetime resident of the Wabash area. He was a retired employee of the Brown Trucking Company, and was a member of the Presbyterian Church.

      Suriving are his wfe, Amy; two daughters, Mrs. Motto of Anderson and Mrs. Fred Rantz of Wabash;  a son, Robert Cramer of Indianapolis; several grandchildren, and 14 great grandchildren.

      Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Hoover-Miner Funeral Home in Wabash by Re. E. Dean Findley. Burial will be in the Fall Cemetery.

      (Transcribed by Melinda McLemore Strong, January 2013 from the image of the obituary on FindAGrave)

      Dean Cramer instead listed his wife as Amy Marie HILL.
    • (Research):

      From FindAGrave:

      1910: Residing w parents, 86 Sherman Street, Wabash, Indiana. Single. Occupation: Teaming - street work.

      1917: Residing 658 West Main Street, Wabash, Indiana. Married w 2 children. Occupation: Laborer - United Paperboard Co.

      1920: Residing 255 North Carroll Street, Wabash, Indiana. Husband of Amy; parents of Helen and Robert. Occupation: Laborer.

      1920 Census
      Indiana, Wabash County, Wabash Ward 2, Noble Twp
      Enumerated 5 Jan 1920
      SD 11 ED 193 Sheet 3B
      255-68-68
      Kramer, Lawrence Head M W 34 m Ind Ind Ind Drayman Truck
      Kramer, Amy Wf F W 22 M Ind Ind Ind
      Hill (LINED THROUGH), Helen Dtr F W 13 S Wisc Ind Ind
      Cramer, Robert Son M W 6 S Ind Ind Ind
      Cramer, Edward Brother M W 37 S Ind Ind Ind Foreman Paper Mill


      1930 Census
      Indiana, Wabash County, Noble Twp, Wabash City
      Enumerated 8 Apr 1930
      ED 85-9 SD 4 Sheet 7A Stamped 103
      80-178-155
      Cramer, Lawrence H Head M W 44 m 25 Ind Ind Ind Factory Worker Table Slide
      Cramer, Amay M Wf F W 33 m 25 Ind Ind Ind
      Cramer, Robert L Son m W 16 M Ind Ind Ind
      Cramer, Alice L Dtr F W 1 S Ind Ind Ind

      1940 Census
      Indiana, Wabash County, Noble Twp Ward 3
      Enumerated April 12, 1940
      SD 5 ED 85-16 Sheet 9B
      336
      Cramer, Lawrence Head M W M Ind Same Place
      Cramer, Amy Wf F W 54 M Ind Same Place Cook Restaurant
      Cramer, Alice L Dtr F W 11 S Ind Same Place


      1942: Residing 336 West Canal Street, Wabash, Indiana. Husband of Amy. Employer: Brown Trucking Co.

      1953: Residing 734 North Spring Street, Wabash, Indiana. Husband of Amy.

      (Courtesy of Friends of Falls Cemetery)
    Person ID I12547  Strong Family Tree
    Last Modified 17 Aug 2014 

    Father David Frances Cramer,   b. Aug 1858, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Aug 1938, Wabash, Wabash County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Mother Matilda "Tillie" C. VanDyne,   b. 30 Jun 1860, Urbana, Wabash County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1946, Urbana, Wabash County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Family ID F5131  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Amy M. Wilhelm,   b. 6 Dec 1885, Wabash County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1974, Wabash County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married Abt 1910  [4
    Children 
     1. Robert L. Cramer,   b. Abt 1914, Wabash County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Living
    Last Modified 3 Mar 2013 
    Family ID F5186  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
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  • Sources 
    1. [S547] Cramer, Dean-Family Researcher (dcramer@primus.al.net).

    2. [S873] Find A Grave [database online]; http://www.findagrave.com/, (Thousands of contributors submit new listings, updates, corrections, photographs and virtual flowers every hour to the FIND A GRAVE website. When it comes to administrating, building and maintaining the site, Find A Grave is largely operated by its founder, Jim Tipton.), # 39877096 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S481] 1910 United States Federal Census [Ancestry.com database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006, (For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1910. T624, 1,178 rolls. This database is an index to the head of households enumerated in the 1910 United States Federal Census, the Thirteenth Census of the United States. In addition, each indexed name is linked to actual images of the 1910 Federal Census. The information recorded in the census includes: name, relationship to head of family, age at last birthday, sex, color or race, whether single, married, widowed, or divorced, birthplace, birthplace of father and mother, and more.), Indiana, Wabash County, Noble Twp, Wabash City Enuemrated 14 and 15 Jun 1900 SD 11 ED 122 Sheet 21B Sheridan 454-469 (475-499) (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S564] 1930 United States Federal Census [Ancestry.com. database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2002., (Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930. T626, 2,667 rolls. Containing records for approximately 123 million Americans, the 1930 United States Federal Census is the largest census released to date and is the most recent census available for public access. The census gives us a glimpse into the lives of Americans in 1930, and contains information about a household’s family members and occupants including: birthplaces, occupations, immigration, citizenship, and military service. The names of those listed in the census are linked to actual images of the 1930 Census.), Indiana, Wabash County, Noble Twp, Wabash City Enumerated 8 Apr 1930 ED 85-9 SD 4 Sheet 7A Stamped 103 80-178-155 (Reliability: 3).