Village Marshal Spooner Clark Crapo

Village Marshal Spooner Clark Crapo

Rochester Marshal's Office, Ohio

End of Watch Saturday, November 11, 1905

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Spooner Clark Crapo

Village Marshal Spooner Crapo was struck and killed by a train while chasing kids from the railroad tracks.

He stepped from behind a boxcar into the path of an oncoming train. Because of his back to the train, combined with his impaired hearing, he did not hear it approaching and was struck.

Marshal Spooner was a Civil War veteran and served in the 2nd Ohio Cavalry, Company H. He was survived by his wife.


  • Age 68
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by train


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May God and St. Michael watch over you in Heaven, Marshal Crapo. You are not forgotten.

Patrolman Kenneth Collins
South Amherst Police Department

November 11, 2023

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