Obit: Crane, Jesse (1826 - 1922)

Contact: Crystal Wendt

Surname: Crane

----Source: Neillsville Press (Neillsville, Clark County, Wis.) Thursday, 10/05/1922

Crane, Jesse (*17 March 1826- 2 Sept. 1922)*Birth date done on date calculator.

Jesse Crane, one of the oldest men in Clark County died at Greenwood Sept. 2, aged 96 years, 5 months and 16 days. He was born in Pennsylvania and served in the Civil War. Many years ago he came to Black River, where he worked in logging camps and in the log drives he was on the river police to guard against logs being stolen. He was a man of high character and could be relied upon at all times. For the past 20 years he has made his home at the Shanks residence in Greenwood. -

**Believe there would be more, article cut off.



© Every submission is protected by the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998.


Show your appreciation of this freely provided information by not copying it to any other site without our permission.


Become a Clark County History Buff


Report Broken Links

A site created and maintained by the Clark County History Buffs
and supported by your generous donations.


Webmasters: Leon Konieczny, Tanya Paschke,

Janet & Stan Schwarze, James W. Sternitzky,

Crystal Wendt & Al Wessel