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Stephen Crane

Birthplace: Dorcester, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States
Death: Died in Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Henry Crane and Tabitha Elizabeth Crane
Husband of Mary "Mercy" (Denison) Crane and Comfort Crane
Father of Mary Crane; Tabitha Crane; Elizabeth Fuller; Samuel Crane; Zerviah Crane and 3 others
Brother of Henry Crane, of Dorchester; Benjamin Crane; Ens. John Crane; Elizabeth Gilbert; Ebenezer Crane and 4 others

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About Stephen Crane

Stephen Crane and wife Mary were admitted to Milton Church Sep.3,1694. He lived on his father's homestead on the line between present Quincy and Milton on Adams St. and probably built a house on the Quincy side about 1685 since after this time the children are recorded at Braintree (Quincy), though all baptized at Milton Church, and he served from Braintree on a committee to run the line between Braintree & Dorchester in 1700 and the committee met at his house in 1703

Married with MARY DENNISON on July 2, 1676 and was father of nine children. Mary died on June 17, 1721 and he married 2nd to COMFORT HARBOUR, widow of Samuel Belcher on Aug. 13, 1723. Children all by 1st wife.

"Widow Comfort Crane died at Milton, Mass. on Dec. 21, 1745."

BENJAMIN CRANE, was the 6th child of Stephen and Mary; was born Dec. 17, 1692 and married Abigail Houghton on Dec. 27, 1722, by whom he had eight children.


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Stephen Crane's Timeline

June 1, 1658
Dorcester, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States
June 15, 1680
Age 22
Milton, MA, USA
October 7, 1682
Age 24
Milton, MA, USA
March 14, 1684
Age 25
Milton, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
May 23, 1687
Age 28
Braintree, MA, USA
November 30, 1690
Age 32
Braintree, MA, USA
December 17, 1692
Age 34
Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts
July 5, 1697
Age 39
Braintree, MA, USA
October 5, 1702
Age 44
Braintree, Suffolk County, Province of Massachusetts