Biography of Christopher Crandall
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Crandall, Christopher, was a native of Rhode Island, born in 1773, and after living in Oneida and Cortland counties, became a pioneer in Barre in 1816, settling east of Albion village on a 140 acre farm. He died in the town in 1850, and his wife, Lucretia, who was born in 1778, died in 1833. They had thirteen children, and of these the following came to this county: Sarah, Thankful, John, Wealthy, Elizabeth, Margaret, Christopher, Lucretia, Lewis, and Anna; and of these children only Christopher, Jr., and Anna, now survive. He was born April 6, 1810, and for a period of almost eighty years has lived in this county, having been known as an upright and industrious farmer. In 1837 he married Salomi Whitmarsh, and to them three children were born none now living. Mr. Crandall was one of the founders of the Free Methodist church of Albion, and of his abundance has liberally contributed to its support Mrs. Crandall is a member of the M. E. church.

From:
Landmarks of Orleans County, New York
Edited by: Hon. Isaac C. Signor
Assisted by: H. P. Smith and others
D. Mason & Co., Publishers
Syracuse, N. Y. 1894


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