Title: Record of the Lane and Crum families to A.D. 1881.
Author: Lane, Clark
Publication: Originally written March 1, 1881, but updated to December 1897.
Title: Barb Johnson research, Recipient: CWL, Recipient Address: <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Author: Johnson, Barb
Title: History of the Early Settlement of the Juniata Valley Embracing an Account of the Early Pioneers,...
Author: Jones, U.J.
Title: Coleraine Pageant: First Families Of Coleraine
Title: Coleraine Pageant: Ancestors Corner
Author: Hughes, Joan
Title: The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography: A Frontiersman's Memoirs: Jacob Felton's Sketch Of His Early Life, Volume: Vol. CVI., Pages: 539-553
Page: p. 543
Author: Felton, Jacob
Publication: Oct. 1982
Title: Research of Gail Vanderhoof, Author Address: <email@example.com>
Author: Vanderhoof, Gail (nee Weld)
Note: other at age 90.
Last name "Cronis(?)" comes from Barb Johnson's Descendants of Willem Crum and it is clearly uncertain. Barb has this note: "Researcher Wayne Reynolds (GenForum Crum Family Genealogy Forum) and others have Mary's surname as Lane. The "Cronis" surname in question probably came about because of the middle name of one of Mary and Peter's sons, and the Lane name is quite likely to be correct, especially given that the Lane family or families seemed to have been intermarrying with the Crums in later generations, indicating perhaps that the two lines were friends or neighbors or possibly had "old world" connections." Wayne Reynolds gives the marriage date for Mary Lane and Peter Crum as Feb. 26, 1787.
On this latter point, the "family tradition" is that John Lane just happened to see R. Crum ride by on a horse, which would indicate that the families did not know each other previously. I have no evidence that this Mary had any Lane connection and nothing yet from any other researcher.
There is also a possibility that Mary was a Cronister, for there was a John Cronister living in York near a William Crummin 1790, but this is a stretch.
Note: According to Lane genealogy, Mary's father died at age 94 years and her m
Note: Last name is uncertain. Also said to be Lane, but this appears unlikely
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