About Samuel Crane
Samuel Crane, son of Hartwell Crane and Rachel Collins, was born in Washington, Sullivan Co., New Hampshire on June 22, 1837; was a sergeant in Company A., 8th NH regiment in the Rebellion, and d. at New Orleans, Apr. 29, 1864, from wounds received at Alexandria, Lousiana.
- 1850 census: Samuel (12, b NH); in Derring NH w father Hartwell (41) and step-mother Sarah (36, b NH) and half-sibs.
- Civil War Index: Samuel Crane aka Samuel Crain; private to corporal, Union, 8th Regt NH Inf., Co A.
- http://archive.org/stream/historyofwashing00wash#page/n7/mode/2up. Pg. 353