Terrace- Cramer St.

Terrace, British Columbia, Terrace

Cramer St

Why a Web Page about Cramer St.?
It is where I have lived since 1974!
we have raised 3 children in this house.
The rear of 3 houses on 2300 block face the Skeena River “slough” side fork, and Ferry Island

Street Named after Martin Cramer Family

Martin Andrew Cramer
b- Mar 22, 1864, Plymouth, Marshall Co., Indiana, USA
d- Dec 12, 1937, in Terrace age 73
son of Levi James Cramer and Rebecca Ann Haruff

1920 ND., USA census, Martin worked on the Railroad there.
Apr 22, 1920 He arrived in North Portal SK. from ND.
Came to work on the railroad at Terrace.
He homesteaded where Cramer St. is today.

1st marriage- Nellie Jane Halloway, Oct 14, 1890
b- 1869
d- ?
They had one child, Elsie Damona Cramer
b- 1890

married 2nd- Alma Christine Cramer, nee Lundgren, Jan 11, 1899, at St Paul, MN
b- Nov 15, 1881 in Sweden
d- June 1, 1965 in Prince George BC, age 83
daughter of John Lundgren

Alfred William Cramer
b- Nov 18, 1899 in Leeds, Benson, ND, USA
d- Dec 1986, Vancouver, WA, USA

Alice Elsie Cramer
b- Jan 17, 1902 in Rugby, ND, USA
d- June 5, 1969 in St. Paul, Ramsey Co., MN, USA

Timothy Bert Cramer
b- Dec 10, 1903 in ND
d- July 15, 1964 in St. Paul, Ramsey Co., MN, USA

Leonard Lester “Len” Cramer
b- Oct 14, 1905 in ND
d- July 22, 1982 in St. Paul, Ramsey Co., MN, USA

Nina Ruth Cramer
b- Feb 20, 1908 in Rugby, ND, USA
d- June 1, 1955 in Salem, Oregon, USA

Edward Harrison “Ed” Cramer
b- Sept 22, 1910 in Rugby, Pierce Co, ND, USA
d- Aug 9, 1998 in Eugene, Lane Co. Oregon, USA
He married Mabel Doreen Bishop
b- Jan 22, 1915 in Winnipeg, MB
d- Mar 11, 1993, Eugene, Lane Co., Oregon, USA
daughter of Fred Bishop, a pioneer of Terrace,
sister of Mabel- Betty Bishop
they were to take up their residence at Ferry Island after the marriage
Jan 1934 Ed Hamer and 3 of his sons took up residence
in the Ed Cramer residence on Ferry Island
as they rebuilt their home after a house fire on the island.

Della Rebecca Cramer
b- 1913 in ND
d- Apr 1, 1922 in ND, USA

Lloyd Leslie Richard Cramer
b- 1917 in ND
d- Sept 24, 1988 in Oregon, USA
married Esther Lois Doney

Dan Cramer
b- 1919
d- 1919

Alta May Cramer
b- Aug 20, 1920 in Palermo, Mountrail, ND, USA
d- Apr 27, 1988 in Kelowna BC
she married Samuel Carter Nov 17, 1936, in Terrace BC
She married 2 more times.

Delores Levina Cramer
b- Dec 18, 1923 in ND, USA
d- Aug 1, 1990 in BC
She married John McCarron

Oct 1927- Mrs. Martin Cramer left with 3 children to St Paul MN on a holiday

Sept 1924 Martin Cramer returned from ND, USA

Famous Terrace Painter lived at 2301 Cramer St.

John R. “Wally” Humphrey
b- ca 1934, in England
d- Aug 31, 2001, age 77

Wally was a sign painter with his own shop in Prince George.
Besides Water colours and oils, he painted many signs, on the side doors of Logging trucks, etc.
Before computer and stick on signs, these were all done by hand.

My Friends New Web Site,
Please check them out, at 2408 Cramer St.
Four Hands Body Renewal


  • Last modified: 2018/02/20 16:22
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