Age 65. Born near Mooresville, Indiana, daughter of J. W. and Sarah McCracken. Married Adalaska E. Crawford of Martinsville on October 4, 1882. They had one daughter, Bessie, who died November 26, 1903, at the age of eighteen years. Mr. and Mrs. Crawford ran a successful hotel business together (the McCracken Hotel) for 22 years, succeeding her parents who had been in the business continuously for eight years. Active member of M.E. Church in Martinsville; became affiliated with Friends Church on returning to Mooresville to live. Died in Indianapolis. Funeral at residence.