Sheriff Thomas C. Cranmer

Sheriff Thomas C. Cranmer

Cooper County Sheriff's Department, Missouri

End of Watch Sunday, June 15, 1890

Thomas C. Cranmer

Sheriff Cranmer was shot and killed by a prisoner while checking on the man. The suspect was in the county jail for assault. The suspect was hanged for Sheriff Cranmer's murder on March 6, 1891.


  • Age 54
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Executed in 1891

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Time may have passed but you are not forgotten. I believe as long as someone remembers you or speaks your name, you are still with us.
Thank you for your heroism.
GOD Bless

Detention Officer A.Zambito

June 15, 2015

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