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1910 Index of Georgia... & my Crain connection!

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Re: 1910 Index of Georgia... & my Crain connection!

Joan Crain Elliot (View posts)
Posted: 1141688710000
Classification: Query
Here is the information that I have collected pertaining to the Georgia Crains. It doesn't answer all your questions but some of the information may be useful. I copied it intact. None is my research. JCE

GENERAL CRAIN INFO RE: GEORGIA ORIGINS
Source: http://www.jenforum.net/crain/page2.html

Looking for anyone connected to this family.

Spencer Crain, Sr. (1740 - 1824)
married
Elizabeth Barbour (1751 - 1835)
Children:
1. Betsy married a ?? Baughan
2. Lewis
3. Nancy married Isaac Hill
4. Olive d. 1811 married John Heard (son of Col. Stephen Heard)
5. Spencer, Jr married Mary Tompkins
6. William married Eleanor Tompkins
7. George (1775 - 1837)
married
Susannah Heard-Darden (1778 - 1862)(dau of Col. Stephen Heard)
she was 1st married to James Darden (1774 - 1802)and had 3 children by James

George CRAIN and Susannah Heard-Darden
had these children
1. Elizabeth Heard (1805 - xxxx)
married Charles Mc Dowell
2. Spencer C. (1801 - xxxx)
married Mary J. Germany
3.Charles Lee (1819 - xxxx)
4. Thomas Lee (1826 - xxxx)
5. William G. (181x - 1892)
1st married Frances Malone (1816 - 1853)
children
1. Laura (xxxx - 1893)married 1)Melson 2)Terrell

5. William G. (181x - 1892)
2nd married Mary E. Ransome-Ware (1821 - 1888)
1. Martha A. (1856 - xxxx) married ?? Stallings
2.Spencer James (1865 - 1919)
married Emma Jane Pike (1860 - 1940)
Both are buried at Bethel Baptist Church, Heard County, Georgia
3.Samuel Ransom (1861 - 1945)
married Lelia Bell Hollingswoth (1871 - 1939)
They had 9 children.

If you have any connection this Crain line, would like to exchange information.

Jackie Russell
NotMeAL@msn.com
Alabama



It is very possible that my family and many others are connected to Spencer. The same time Spencer and family were in Wilkes County, GA there were many more Crain families. They all lived in the same general area, Malitia District Q. It is possible that Spencer is the brother of Ambrose and Philemon Crain, no proof yet but with our DNA study we hope to solve this relationship. Randy Crain 5/17/04
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