Charles Francis Craver (1842-1925) —
of Grinnell, Poweshiek
County, Iowa; Harvey, Cook
County, Ill.; Tulsa, Tulsa
Born in Franklinville, Gloucester
County, N.J., September
Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of Iowa
state house of representatives, 1876.
One of the founders of Craver & Steele, farm equipment
successful twelve-foot binder for cutting and binding small grain;
later, he was an oil
producer based in Oklahoma.
Died, of heart
trouble, in Tulsa, Tulsa
County, Okla., May 12,
1925 (age 82 years, 251
Interment at Rose
Hill Memorial Park, Tulsa, Okla.
William Bliss Pine (1877-1942) —
also known as William B. Pine; W. B. Pine —
of Okmulgee, Okmulgee
Born in Bluffs, Scott
County, Ill., December
Republican. Farmer; oil
producer; manufacturer; U.S.
Senator from Oklahoma, 1925-31; defeated, 1930; delegate to
Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1928,
candidate for Governor of
Died in 1942
Interment at Okmulgee
Cemetery, Okmulgee, Okla.
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