William Wallace Cranston

William Wallace Cranston was born in Woodstock, Ohio in 1838. He was the brother of Charles Edward Cranston – Doc’s father. Therefore, William Wallace Cranston was Doc’s uncle. He was one of the first recipients of the Congressional Medal of Honor – an award he won while serving in the Civil War. Click HERE to […]

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Letter from Abigail Dunham to Lucretia Parke ~ 25 July 1830

This letter is from an obvious relative of Lucretia Parke – Katurah Taylor Parke Cranston’s Grandmother. Who Abigail Dunham was exactly and what the relationship was, I do not know. Most likely a cousin because it appears that Abigail Dunham was in the same generation as John Cranston (1755-1825). The letter clearly shows how deeply […]

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