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Descendants of Jeremiah Cranmer

Generation No. 1

1. Jeremiah1 CRANMER was born Abt. 1737 in Scotland. He married ?. She was born Abt. 1741 in New Jersey.

Children of Jeremiah Cranmer and ? are:

2.i.Jeremiah2 Cranmer, born Bet. 1762 - 1763 in New Jersey; died July 17, 1832 in Northfield, Summit, Ohio.
ii.Abraham Cranmer, born Abt. 1764 in New Jersey.
iii.Nancy Cranmer, born Abt. 1766 in New Jersey. She married Isaiah Bacon; born in Boston, MA.
Generation No. 2

2. Jeremiah2 Cranmer (Jeremiah1) was born between 1762 - 1763 in New Jersey, and died July 17, 1832 in Northfield, Summit, Ohio. He married Hannah Cole, daughter of Joshua Cole and Eunice Bennett. She was born between 1764 - 1766 in NY, and died 1849 in Northfield, Summit, Ohio.

Jeremiah Cranmer is credited with naming Northfield, Ohio. The town was named after Northfield, Connecticut since he had lived near there prior to moving to Ohio in June 1810. His cabin was built on Lot 72 at what is now called 11463 Valley View Road. He is listed in Boston Township, Portage County tax list for 1816, and was elected as Judge, Trustee, and Election Judge in Northfield in May 1819. Jeremiah & Hannah were charter members of the Methodist Episcopal Church, which was organized July 21, 1831. They are both buried in Northfield-Macedonia Cemetery.

Children of Jeremiah Cranmer and Hannah Cole are:

i.Jeremiah3 Cranmer.
ii.Abraham Cranmer.
iii.David Cranmer.
3.iv.Esther Cranmer, died May 1863 in Northfield, Summit, Ohio.
v.Nancy Cranmer, born Abt. 1797 in New York. She married Isaac Eames.
vi.Sally/Sarah Cranmer, born Abt. 1801 in New York. She married George Johnson.
4.vii.Hannah Cranmer, born November 25, 1802 in Gensannssee, New York; died April 21, 1880.
viii.Eunice Cranmer, born Abt. 1810 in New York; died October 15, 1880. She married William Clifford.
ix.Roxanna Cranmer, born March 12, 1812 in Ohio. She married Henry Pyle.
Generation No. 3

3. Esther3 Cranmer (Jeremiah2, Jeremiah1) was born November 29, 1795 in Northfield, Portage, OH, and died May 1863 in Northfield, Summit, Ohio. She married Henry Wood September 22, 1813 in Northfield, Summit, Ohio.

Child of Esther Cranmer and Henry Wood is:

i.Martin Wood, born February 24, 1818 in Independence, Cuyahoga, OH; died September 14, 1864 in Bear River, Station, UT.

4. Hannah Cranmer (Jeremiah2, Jeremiah1) was born November 25, 1802 in Gensannssee, New York, and died April 21, 1880. She married Daniel Sutherland Stanley November 23, 1820 in Northfield, Summit County, Ohio, son of John Stanley and Mary Sutherland. He was born February 21, 1800 in Rutland, Vermont, and died before October 05, 1880 in Northfield, Summit, Ohio.

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