Crate, James, Buffalo. was born in Detroit, Mich., June 3, 1836, and when three years of age removed to Buffalo
with his parents, where he has since lived. In 1865 the firm of Taylor & Crate was organized, which is to-day
one of the leading lumber firms of the city. Mr. Crate was married March 9, 1897, to Miss Ella F. Pryor of Buffalo.
Our County and its people
A descriptive work on Erie County, New York
Edited by: Truman C. White
The Boston History Company, Publishes 1898