Brig. General William Crane, USA

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William Crane, (USA)

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Birthplace: Elizabeth,Union Co.,New Jersey
Death: Died in Elizabeth,Union Co.,New Jersey
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Son of Stephen Crane, Cont. Congress and Phebe Crane
Husband of Abigail Crane
Father of Commodore William M. Crane, USN; Col. Ichabod Crane, USMC; Joseph Halsey Crane, US Congress; Mariah Crane; Phebe Crane and 1 other
Brother of Joseph Crane and Elizabeth Codner

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About Brig. General William Crane, USA

William Crane, born 1748 in Elizabethtown, served as major of an Essex County, New Jersey regiment. During the War of 1812, he fought with Richard Montgomery in the Battle of Quebec, received a leg wound that required amputation years later. Promoted to brigadier general in the New Jersey militia after the war.

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Brig. General William Crane, USA's Timeline

1748
1748
Elizabeth,Union Co.,New Jersey
1776
February 1, 1776
Age 28
Elizabeth,Union Co.,New Jersey
1782
August 31, 1782
Age 34
1787
July 18, 1787
Age 39
Elizabethtown, Union, New Jersey, United States
1795
1795
Age 47
1800
1800
Age 52
1814
July 30, 1814
Age 66
Elizabeth,Union Co.,New Jersey
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