Ernest Cragie

Male 1880 - 1947  (67 years)


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  • Name Ernest Cragie 
    Born 1880  Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    _UID 2D18050B7644364C9B367E8D5F042155466F 
    Died 1947  Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Grand Lawn Cemetery Sec. 8, Detroit, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1417  Victoria Boutilier's Genealogy Pages
    Last Modified 24 May 2010 

    Father Archibald Cragie,   b. 1845, Bellingham, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1886, Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years) 
    Mother Jane Craig,   b. 13 Apr 1850, Allotment House, Ninebanks, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1915, Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 15 Dec 1872  Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Witnesses William John Craigie and Robert Straughan witnessed the Cragie/Craig marriage 
    Family ID F441  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Amelia Flaxman,   b. 1882, Stakeford, Choppington, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1966, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 4 Mar 1919  Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Florence Cragie
    Last Modified 23 May 2017 
    Family ID F543  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Ernest Cragie, 36, mason, Detroit/England, son of Archibald Cragie and Jane Craig, married in Highland Park, Michigan to Amelia Flaxman Oram, 32, England/England daughter of Thomas Flaxman (married once before) by K?D. Beach, pastor Mrs. Joseph Dunn and Gladys Oram of Detroit. #171931.

      Lusitania March 6 1914
      Ernest Cragie 30 bricklayer contact mother Jane Cragie 3 Stanton St. Newcastle on Tyne. destination Detroit, cousin John Tate 65 White Detroit Mich fresh/fair/grey born Newcastle

      Feb 10, 1916 Cameronia from Liverpool to New York
      Ernest Cragie 34 mason contractor married residence USA, Detroit contact Mrs. M. Wigg 3 Stanton Street going to wife Mrs Cragie 706 Woodrow Detroit 3 years in detroit previously born Newcasle on Tyne 5'7 brown/grey
      T715_2451 pg 148 line 19

      Laconia Liverpool to New York May 8 1934
      Ernest Cragie, 54 brickmason residence Detroit contact sister Mrs. Margaret Wigg 34 Hampstead Road Newcastle destination Detroit resident of Detroit between 1917-1933 wife Amelia Gracie (sic-Cragie?) 171 Woodmere Detroit 5'7'' brown/blue

      "Regina" August 19, 1927 sailing from Liverpool to Quebec
      Amelia Cragie 45, married housewife born Stakeford England
      Gladys Cragie (crossed out; Oram written above) 18 single (?) born Stakeford England
      Florence Cragie 7 born Detroit
      coming from sister Mrs. Martha Wode [?] 4 Wanebeck Terrace, Ashington, England. Last permanent residence Detroit; Immigrated in 1927; going to husband Ernest Cragie at 171 Woodmere, Detroit.

      WWI Draft Card
      Ernest Cragie born March 24, 1882 age 36 address 37 Woodmere Ave, Detroit mason employed by H Lorencz, Detroit, nearest relative Joseph Dunn 37 Woodmere. short height, medium build, grey eyes ,brown hair. Registered Sept 12, 1918. C21-1-25 serial #2080 order A4831 Roll 2032677 draft board 25

      1930 Census of US Detroit Michigan
      171 Woodmere
      Ernest Cragie bricklayer, builder 48 age at first marriage 36 immigration 1910 pa
      Amelia Cragie born England 46 first married at 22 immigration 1919 al
      Gladys Cragie 21 born England daughter immigration 1919 al
      Florence Cragie 10 daughter born Michigan
      Elsie Wigg niece 21 imm 1928 al shoe clerk retail shoe office

      8/8/34 dec #102612, pet #85831 (Detroit, Wayne, Michigan)