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Claude MCRAVEN

Male 1887 - 1952  (65 years)


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  • Name Claude MCRAVEN 
    Birth 01 Jan 1887  McClure, Alexander, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Born 31 Jan 1887  McClure, Alexander, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census 1900  , Alexander, IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    City Directory 1915  St. Louis, St. Louis, MO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Military Abt 1918 
    WWI - capt medical corps, France 
    Census 1920  , New Madrid, MO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1930  , New Madrid, MO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1940  , New Madrid, MO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Military Abt 1942 
    WWII - major medical corps, LA 
    Died 14 Oct 1952  Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Obituary 17 Oct 1952  New Madrid, New Madrid, MO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    New Madrid Weekly Record, p1 c4 
    Buried 19 Oct 1952  New Madrid, New Madrid, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Mounds Cem
    Person ID I3132  Moore / McRaven Genealogy
    Last Modified 7 Jun 2021 

    Father Patrick Henry MCRAVEN,   b. 16 Feb 1854, , Alexander, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1910, E St Louis, St Clair, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Mother Deborah Ruth BRACKEN,   b. 15 Sep 1857, Thebes, Alexander, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1893, , Alexander, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years) 
    Married 30 Mar 1879  , Alexander, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Family ID F133  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Adah Marie COY,   b. 18 Feb 1889, E St Louis, St Clair, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1963, Farmington, St Francois, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 06 Aug 1915  St. Louis, St. Louis, MO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Corinne Maude MCRAVEN,   b. 29 Apr 1916, Marston, New Madrid, MO Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 May 1999, Jefferson City, Cole, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     2. Claude Coy MCRAVEN,   b. 23 Feb 1918, Signal Hill, St Clair, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 2007, San Antonio, Bexar, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    +3. Alvin Jaynes MCRAVEN,   b. 20 Feb 1927, Marston, New Madrid, MO Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Nov 2018, Jonesboro, Craighead, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    Last Modified 14 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F68  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    McRaven, Claude and Adah; circa 1943
    McRaven, Claude and Adah; circa 1943
    given to Jamie Burnett by Corinne Moore
    McRaven, Claude; 1911
    McRaven, Claude; 1911
    photograph kept by Corinne Moore, now in the possession of Jamie Burnett
    He Will Live in the Hearts of Friends
    He Will Live in the Hearts of Friends
    The attached article and editorial were in a scrapbook kept by Jules V. Moore. Both demonstrate how well loved and respected Dr. Claude McRaven was in New Madrid county, MO. Original publication information is unknown. In the possession of Jamie Burnett.

    Documents
    Mrs. E. A. Kohl Dies Following Heart Attack
    Mrs. E. A. Kohl Dies Following Heart Attack
    Unidentified clipping kept by Corinne McRaven Moore
    Obituary - Mrs. Adah McRaven, Long-time Marston Resident Succumbs
    Obituary - Mrs. Adah McRaven, Long-time Marston Resident Succumbs
    New Madrid Weekly, New Madrid, MO; 23 Aug 1963, page 1
    He Will Live in the Hearts of Friends
Praises Services of Marston Physician
    He Will Live in the Hearts of Friends Praises Services of Marston Physician
    Two unidentified editorials / memorials for Dr. Claude McRaven
    Obituaries - Claude McRaven
    Obituaries - Claude McRaven
    Final Rites for Dr. McRaven at Marston Sunday (unidentified clipping); Dr. McRaven, Physician at Marston Succumbs (New Madrid Record, New Madrid, MO; 17 Oct 1952, page 1 column 4); Dr. McRaven Rites (Southeast Missourian, Cape Girardeau, MO; 17 Oct 1952)
    Obituary - Dr. P.H. McRaven
    Obituary - Dr. P.H. McRaven
    Daily Free Press, Carbondale, IL; 23 Nov 1910, page 3 column 3
    Obituary - Corinne Moore
    Obituary - Corinne Moore
    Post Tribune, Jefferson City, MO; 04 May 1999, page 3 column 3
    Letter from Claude Coy McRaven to Maude Jaynes, Dec. 1942
    Letter from Claude Coy McRaven to Maude Jaynes, Dec. 1942
    Writing while stationed in North Africa; in possession of Jamie Burnett
    Letter from Claude McRaven to Cassie McEndree, Sep. 1918
    Letter from Claude McRaven to Cassie McEndree, Sep. 1918
    Writing while stationed in France; in possession of Jamie Burnett
    Postcard from Claude McRaven to Maude Jaynes, Dec. 1941
    Postcard from Claude McRaven to Maude Jaynes, Dec. 1941
    Writing from the Great Salt Lake
    Letter from Claude McRaven to Maude Jaynes, Aug. 1944
    Letter from Claude McRaven to Maude Jaynes, Aug. 1944
    Writing while stationed in Idaho; wonders whether Dewey can beat FDR in upcoming Presidential election; in possession of Jamie Burnett
    Letter from PH McRaven to Maud Jaynes; 11 Oct 1910
    Letter from PH McRaven to Maud Jaynes; 11 Oct 1910
    Patrick Henry McRaven died of pneumonia six weeks after writing this letter; in possession of Jamie Burnett.
    Record of Marriages for Coy, Moses, and McRaven family; provenance unknown
    Record of Marriages for Coy, Moses, and McRaven family; provenance unknown
    Given to Jamie Burnett by Corinne McRaven Moore; opposite side of the page is the Marriage Record of William H Coy and Adah G Moses; this side was glued onto a scrapbook page
    Death Certificate - Dr. Claude Mc Raven, 1952
    Death Certificate - Dr. Claude Mc Raven, 1952
    Picture postcard from Claude McRaven to his sister Maud Jaynes; 1911
    Picture postcard from Claude McRaven to his sister Maud Jaynes; 1911
    name in ink across the top was added by Corinne Moore, now in the possession of Jamie Burnett

  • Notes 
    • Occupation: doctor received medical degree from St Louis University

      St Louis City Index 1915 McRaven, Claude student r 3117A Easton Ave
      living with Cyrus P McRaven, also student

      Military Service: WWI captain medical corps, France WWII major
      medical corps, LA USA

      Documents: obituary, death certificate

      1900 Alexander Co IL - Clear Creek Twp
      McClure Town page 146a house 9/9 line 35
      taken 01 Jun by Thomas M Kirkpatrick
      McCraven, Patrick H Feb 1854 IL IL IL physician
      Mattie wife Oct 1871 IL KY Canada 2/2 kids
      Chancey L son Apr 1882 IL IL IL
      Maude C dau Sep 1884 IL IL IL
      Claude son Jan 1887 IL IL IL
      Cyrille son Jun 1896 IL IL IL
      Chester son Jan 1898 IL IL IL
      married 4 yrs

      1920 New Madrid Co, MO - La Font Twp, Marston taken 2 Jan
      McRaven, Claud 33 IL IL IL physician, rents
      Adah wife 30 IL MO MO
      Corinne dau 4 MO IL IL
      Claud Jr son 2 MO IL IL

      1930 New Madrid Co, MO - Marston City, La Font twp
      taken 04 April by Wm Barnes, ED 72-12 page 104
      sheet 3a line 43 dwelling 65 family 68
      McRaven, Claude 43 married at 28 IL IL IL physician
      Adah wife 41 married at 26 IL MO MO
      Corinne dau 13 MO IL IL
      Claude Jr son 12 MO IL IL
      Alvin son 3 1/12 MO IL IL
      owns home, value $1200, had radio
      vetran of WW

      1940 New Madrid Co, MO - Marston City, La Font twp
      ED 72-17. sheet 1a, line 16, house / family 5
      owns home $4000
      McCraven, Claude 53 IL - same house in 1935, doctor
      Adah wife (x) 51 - high school 4 yrs,
      Claulde C son 22 IL college 4, owner - Pool Hall
      Alvin son 13 MO grade 8

  • Sources 
    1. [S35] Death Certificate, MO Cert # 34391; Dr. Claude McRaven.

    2. [S131] WW1 Draft Registration Card, (familysearch.org).

    3. [S12] Birth Certificate, MO Cert # 27613; Corrine Maud McRaven.

    4. [S7] Alexander Co IL Marriage Record, Book E, page 30.

    5. [S88] Obituary, Cairo Citizen, 31 Aug 1893, Death of Mrs. McRaven.