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Martin and Margaret Holstein Craig and their Children

Martin and Margaret Holstein Craig and their Children

Margaret Myrtilla Holstein, front row seated, was born Aug 4, 1883, and died Jun 6, 1969 at 85 years.

Martin Burton Craig, front row seated, was born Jan 10, 1885, and died Aug 16, 1966 at 81 years.

They were married Sept 20, 1905. Shown here surrounded by their eleven children, in a photo taken in 1938. Their children:

1. Edna Marie Craig Barclay, b. 1906. Living in Aiken, SC, with her son
2. Clarence Merle Craig, b. Feb 20, 1908; d. July 15, 1995; Often quoted in R&P Coal Mine History at RootsWeb; m. Margaret "Peg" Rose Manners.
3. Robert LeRoy Craig, b. May 28, 1910; d. Dec 26, 1968; m. Hannah Jemima Fleming.
4. Madison Arthur Craig, b. 1912, living at St. Andrews, Indiana, PA
5. Paul Clifford Craig, b. Aug 2, 1914; d. May 2, 1969
6. Delmar Preston Craig, b. May 25, 1916; d. Jul 14, 1984
7. William Tyrus Craig, b. Apr 13, 1918; d. May 13, 1985
8. Catherine Hazel Craig Rhea, b. 1920; living with family in
Punxsutawney, PA
9. Herbert Glenn Craig, b. Apr 8, 1922; d. Jul 22, 1981
10. Samuel Ward Craig, b. 1925; married Hellen Elizabeth
Schimmoller, now living in Tecumseh, MI
11. Florence Ruth Craig Redinger, b. 1926, married Thomas Michael Redinger, now living in Indiana, PA

All of Martin Burton Craig's children except Herbert Glenn Craig raised families and have grandchildren and great great grandchildren.

Submitted by Robert Blair Craig, grandson of Martin Burton Craig and Margaret Myrtilla Holstein Craig


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