Crane, Cyrus R.
Age: 25, credited to Bridport, VTVITALS
Birth: 09/05/1836, Bridport, VTADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None notedDESCENDANTS
Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY
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Cyrus R. Crane
Springfield Republican, July 23, 1888
Cyrus R. Crane of Housatonic died Saturday afternoon, after a short illness. He was born at Bridgeport, Vt., 51 years ago, had lived in Housatonic about 12 years, during which time he build up a large business in making counterpanes. Mr. Crane was a veteran of the war, entering the service in 1861 as 1st lieutenant in Co. F, 5th Vermont infantrh; he also served on the staff of Gen. W. F. Smith, where he was severely injured in the knee at the battle of Antietam. His death is a severe blow to the community, in which he was constantly making some improvement or doing something for the betterment of the condition of his fellow-townspeople. He was one of the signers of the petitition for a charter to organize Dresser post, of which he continued to be a member.