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William Henry Harrison Cranmer

mining executive

William Henry Harrison Cranmer, American mining executive. Recipient Distinguished Citizens medal Denver Centenary, 1958. member of the board Public Works, Denver, 1912-1914.; Served as captain Field Artillery, United States Army, World War I.; Member American Institute Mining Engineers, Utah Mining Association (president).; Mason (K.T., 32° Shriner).

Background

Cranmer, William Henry Harrison was born on October 11, 1881 in Denver, Colorado, United States. Son of William H. H. and Martha Jane (Hittson) Cranmer.

Education

Student Andover Academy. Bachelor of Philosophy, Yale, 1906.

Career

Manager, Ernest & Cranmer Building, Denver, 1907-1917. President Jones Wheeler Cranmer Engineering Company, 1914-1917, Navajo Petroleum Corporation, 1926-1929. President, Chairman of the Board New Park Mining Company, since 1934.

Chairman Oil, Inc., Salt Lake City. President Yale Gold Mining Company, East Utah Mining Corporation. Director Silver Buckle Mining Company, Lead Industries Association, Cardiff Mining Company.

Membership

Member of the board Public Works, Denver, 1912-1914. Served as captain Field Artillery, United States Army, World War I. Member American Institute Mining Engineers, Utah Mining Association (president).

Mason (K.T., 32° Shriner). Clubs: Kiwanis, Alta.

Connections

Married Margaret Wood, May 27, 1907 (deceased).; married second, Helen Worden Erskine, January 31, 1959. Children: William Henry Harrison (deceased), Robert Loring.

father:
William H. H. Cranmer

mother:
Martha Jane (Hittson) Cranmer

spouses:
Margaret Wood

Helen Worden Erskine

children:
William Henry Harrison Cranmer (deceased)

Robert Loring Cranmer