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George Fenton Cramer

George Fenton Cramer

Male 1892 - 1974  (81 years)

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  • Name George Fenton Cramer  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 16 Sep 1892  Gaithersburg, Montgomery Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Died Apr 1974  Washington, D.C. Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I1800  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 31 May 2010 

    Father Harry Brooke Cramer,   b. 13 Jul 1862, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1917, Washington, D.C. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth ("Bessie") Moffett Snouffer,   b. 28 Apr 1864, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1943, Bethesda, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married Abt 21 Nov 1889  Montgomery Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 8, 9, 10, 11
    Family ID F640  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Florence Unknown,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Y  [5
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2009 
    Family ID F2946  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The 1900 census lists his father Harry B Cramer, 37, born Jul 1862, a clerk for the U.S. Navy Department, living with his wife of 10 years Elizabeth M, 36, born Apr 1864, and two children: George F, 6, born Sept 1893, and Mary E, 5, born May 1895. All were born in Maryland. «i»1900 U.S. Census,«/i» Gaithersburg, Montgomery Cnty, MD (T 623, Roll 625, stamped p. 205B).

      The 1910 census lists his father Harry, 47, living with his mother "Bessie M," 48, and their two children, George F, 17, and Mary B, 14. Also in the home was his maternal grandmother Mary M Snouffer, 73. «i»1910 U.S. Census, «/i»Prct 10, Washington, D.C. (T 624, Roll 155, stamped p. 96B).

      At the time of his WW I draft registration in 1918, George was living in Nenana, Alaska. His registration card indicates that he was born 16 Sept 1892 in Gaithersburg, MD.

      According to his WW II Draft Registration Card, George Fenton Cramer was born 16 Sept 1892 in Gaithersburg, MD. His wife's name was Florence. He was employed at Naggaman-Brawner & Co., Inc., 1700 I St, NW, Washington, D.C. The card also notes that he enlisted 13 Aug 1942 at the rank of "Capt."

      In Feb 2005, the Montgomery Cnty, MD, Historical Society provided the following information, under a label "«i»Sentinel «/i»Abstracts File":
      «tab»"CRAMER, Elizabeth M. (Mrs.)
      «tab»"died at her home in Bethesda. The widow of the late Harry Cramer, she was born near Gaithersburg, the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. G. Fenton Snouffer. She is survived by a son: Capt. G. Fenton Cramer of Florida....
      «tab»"April 29, 1943"

      The Social Security Death Index records that George Cramer (SSN 577-07-2538; issued in Washington, D.C.) was born 16 Sep 1892 and died in Apr 1974 while residing in Washington, D.C.

  • Sources 
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    2. [S40] Obituary, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Sentinnel (29 Apr 1943) (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S505] WASH DC Census 1910|, Washington, D.C., 1910 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T624, Roll 155, p. 96B) (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S263] MD Census 1900, Montgomery|, Maryland, Montgomery Cnty, 1900 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T623, Roll 625, p. 205B) (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S436] WW II - Draft Records|, U.S. Selective Service System, U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942, (Ancestry.com, U.S., World War II Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947, Online database, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2238).

    6. [S378] WW I Draft Cards, U.S. Selective Service System, "World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918", (U.S. Selective Service System, The National Archives, Washington, D.C.; Online database: http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6482).

    7. [S471] Social Security|, U.S. Social Security Admin., Social Security Death Index, (http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3693).

    8. [S187] Montgomery Marriages|, Janet T. Manuel, Marriage Licenses, Montgomery County, MD, 1798-1898, (Family Line Publications, Silver Spring, MD : 1987), pp. 76, 291.

    9. [S40] Obituary, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Mary M. Snouffer; 28 Oct 1914).

    10. [S40] Obituary, Anonymous, "Obituary", Sentinel (29 Apr 1943).

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