Born: January 12, 1850, Fryeburg, Maine.
Died: December 27, 1922, Washington, DC, of pneumonia.
Buried: River Bend Cemetery, Westerly, Rhode Island.
Pseudonym: Callene Fisk (see title page of Through the Eye to the Heart)
Wilbur was the son of minister Frederick A. Crafts, and husband of Sara Jane Timanus.
He attended Wesleyan University, Connecticut (1869, AM 1871); Boston University (BD 1871); and Marietta College (PhD 1886).
He served pastorates at Methodist Episcopal, Congregational, and Presbyterian churches, and was prominent in the temperance and prohibition movement.
He founded the International Reform Bureau, and was its superintendent for 28 years.