Maj Thaddeus Crane

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Thaddeus Crane

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States
Death: Died in North Salem, Westchester, New York, USA
Place of Burial: Westchester, New York, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Joseph Crane and Mary Crane
Husband of Sarah Crane and Lydia Crane
Father of Lydia Crane; Thaddeus Crane; Sarah Smith; Jared Crane; James Crane and 12 others
Brother of Zebulon Crane; Joseph Crane; Mary Paddock; Abigal Todd; Elijah Crane, 2 and 4 others

Managed by: Shirley Marie Caulk
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About Maj Thaddeus Crane

A Patriot of the American Revolution for NEW YORK with the rank of LIEUTENANT COLONEL. DAR Ancestor # A027485

Thaddeus Crane commanded a company of Westchester County militia. Was 2d major of the 2d Reg. Westchester County, May 28, 1778 (also captain of North Salem company). At the Battle of Ridgefield he was seriously wounded. In 1777 he held the rank of major. He was shot through the hip at Ridgefield (expedition to Danbury), 27th April, 1777. In Feb. 17, 1780 he was promoted to Lieutenant Colonel, 4th Regt., Westchester County.


He served in the Assembly and was a member of the New York State Constitutional Convention in 1788 that ratified the Constitution.


He was on the military invalid pension list when he died.

Ellery Bicknell Crane, Genalogy of the Crane Family (1900) page 48 http://www.archive.org/details/genealogyofcrane02cran


http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=5095715&ref=wvr

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Maj Thaddeus Crane's Timeline

1728
March 27, 1728
Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States
1752
1752
Age 23
1753
1753
Age 24
1754
1754
Age 25
1757
1757
Age 28
1759
1759
Age 30
1761
October 28, 1761
Age 33
Salem, NY, USA
1763
October 11, 1763
Age 35
North Salem, Westchester, New York, United States
1766
1766
Age 37