Elijah Becraft was born June 1852 in NY. He married in 1876, Flora Miranda Smith who was born June 1862 in Michigan. Elijah died between 1900-1909 (probably Wisconsin or Indiana). Flora married 2nd, 17 Nov. 1909 in Marshall Co., Indiana, James Stoup. Children of Elijah & Flora Becraft: 1. Eva Augusta, b. 22 Nov. 1877 in Eaton Co., Michigan 2. George H., b. July 1879 in Mich., d. before 1900 3. James W., b. Dec. 1885 in Kentucky 4. Lora Ella, b. Sept. 1891 in Wisconsin 5. John Franklin, b. Aug. 1893 in Wisconsin 6. Mary Agnes, b. Sept. 1898 in Wisconsin
Elijah was the son of: Francis Freeman Becraft, b. 30 Sept. 1825 in Schoharie Co., NY and Elizabeth Rickard who was b. abt 1836 in (Morehouseville, Hamilton Co.> NY. They were married 1 March 1851 in Morehouseville, Hamilton Co., NY. Elizabeth d. 20 Dec. 1872 in . Francis married 2nd (bet. 1873-1878) Eunice Caroline. She was b. 1847 in NY and was the widow of Alvin June. She died 2 Jan. 1885 in . Francis died 23 Jan. 1911 in Bellevue. Children of Francis & Elizabeth: only Elijah Children of Francis & Einice: 1. William F. Becraft, b. 30 Sept. 1878 in Bellevue, Eaton Co., Michigan 2. Claude Becraft, b. 5 Aug. 1881 in Bellevue.
Francis Freeman Becraft was the son of: Peter Becraft, b. 1798 in Berne Dam, Albany Co., NY & Elizabeth Miller, b. 1803 in NY. They were married abt. 1819, Schiharie Co., NY. Peter died 17 Feb. 1849 in Morehouseville, Hamilton Co., NY. Elizabeth d. after 1880.