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|CRARY, Stella Abigail
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- Born: 20 Nov 1819, Kirtland, Lake County, Ohio
- Marriage: SKEDD, William V. about 1844 in Prob Ohio
- Died: 8 Jan 1904, Prob. Ohio at age 84
Stella married William V. SKEDD about 1844 in Prob Ohio. (William V. SKEDD was born about 1817 in England and died before 1890 in Prob. Ohio.)
1870 US Census (Cuyahuga County, Ohio). Repository: Ancestry. Surety: 4. Lists William Sked (age 53), wife Stella (age 50), and children Joseph (age 23), Bryon (age 19) and Walter (age 15), living in Cuyahoga County, Ohio. William is listed as a "builder." Stella is "keeping house." Joseph is listed as a "gilder." Bryon is listed as a "carpenter." Walter is listed as "at school."
1880 US Census (District 51, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio). Repository: Ancestry. Surety: 4. Lists William V. Sked (age 63), wife Stella (age 60), and son Walter C. (age 25), living in Cleveland, Ohio. Also in the household are Samuel Lebrathams (age 26, b. PA) "boarder," Thomas Dimmer (age 23, b. NY) "boarder," and Bertha Crary (age 20, Stella's niece by her brother, Stephen Christopher Crary) "at home." Bertha will marry Walter Sked the year after this census. William Sked, Walter Sked, and boarders Samuel and Thomas are all listed as "florists."
1900 US Census (District 59, Kirtland, Lake County, Ohio). Repository: Ancestry. Surety: 4. Lists Walter Sked [spelled Skedd] (age 45, b. Jan 1855, OH), wife Bertha [Crary] (age 40, b. Nov 1859, OH), and children William (age 17, b. Dec 1882, OH), Lillian (age 15, b. May 1885, OH), Helen (age 12, b. Jun 1887, OH), Ralph (age 11, b. Dec 1888, IL) and Annie (age 6, b. Apr 1892, IL), living in Kirtland, Ohio. Also in the household is Walter's mother, Stella [Crary] Sked (age 80, b. Nov 1819, OH), widow. Stella indicates that both her parents were born in New Hampshire [this is incorrect, they were born in CT]. Walter is listed as a "farmer," and indicates that his father was born in England and his mother in Ohio. William is listed as a "farm laborer." The remaining children are listed as "at school." The couple indicate that they have been married for 19 years. Bertha indicates that she has had seven children, five still living. Living two houses away is Bertha's cousin, George A. Daniels [son of Marvin Daniels and Bertha's aunt, Marie R. Crary], and his family.
1820 US Census (Kirtland, Geauga County, Ohio). Repository: Ancestry. Surety: 4. Lists Erastus W. Crary (age 26-45, b. 1774-1794), wife Rebecca [Dunwell] (age 16-26, 1794-1804), and children: two sons (age <10, b. 1810-1820) [Erastus and Henry] and three daughters (age <10, b. 1810-1820) [Polly, Almeda and Stella], living in Kirtland, Ohio. Also in the household is one female (age 45+, b. bef. 1774), who may be Rebecca's mother or some other relative.
1830 US Census (Kirtland, Geaugua County, Ohio). Repository: Ancestry. Surety: 4. Lists Erastus Crary (age 40-49, b. 1780-1789) and wife [Rebecca Dunwell] (age 40-49, b. 1780-1789), and children: 2 sons (age 10-15, b. 1814-1819) [Erastus William and Henry Dunwell], 2 sons (age <5, b. 1825-1830) [Alfred and Addison], 2 daughters (age 15-19, b. 1810-1814) [Polly Mary and Almeda Martha], 1 daughter (age 10-15, b. 1814-1819) [Stella], and 2 daughters (age 5-10, b. 1819-1824) [Maria R. and Nancy Elvira], living in Kirtland, Ohio. Living two houses away are Erastus' parents, Christopher and Mary Crary. Also living nearby is Henry Dunwell (age 30-39, b. 1790-1799), who is likely the brother of Rebecca.
1890 US Census Veterans Schedule (Kirtland, Lake County, Nebraska). Repository: Ancestry. Surety: 4. Lists Stella A. Skedd, widow of William V. Skedd; private, Co. G, rest unknown.