UNIVERSITY of GLASGOW

The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler

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Mary Frances Crane, 1846-1914

Nationality: English
Date of Birth: 1846
Place of Birth: Hempstead, Essex
Date of Death: 1914
Place of Death: Kent

Identity:

Mary Frances Crane, née Ford (the Times gives her father as Thomas Andrews), married Walter Crane in 1871. She committed suicide in 1914.

Life:

She probably knew JW in the mid-seventies, when her name appears in an address book (#12714).

Bibliography:

UK census 1881, from http://www.familysearch.org (accessed 2004); 'Death Of Mrs Walter Crane', The Times, Monday, 21 December 1914, p. 5.