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CROCKER (Soundex C626) — See also CRICHER, CROCKET, CROCKETT, CROCKWELL, CROKER, CROOKER, CROUCHER, KRAKER, KREUCHER, KRUKAR, OVEROCKER, ROCKER, ROCKERFELLER.

  CROCKER: See also Elijah Abel — Henry Williams Blodgett — David Bursley — Samuel Crocker Cobb — Herbert Edwin Curtis — Robert Crocker Good — James Warren Nye — John Crocker Sherwin — Joseph Crocker Sibley
  Crocker, A. — of Suisun City, Solano County, Calif. Postmaster at Suisun City, Calif., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Crocker, Alvah (1801-1874) — of Massachusetts. Born in Leominster, Worcester County, Mass., October 14, 1801. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state legislature, 1840; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1872-74 (9th District 1872-73, 10th District 1873-74); died in office 1874. Died in Fitchburg, Worcester County, Mass., December 26, 1874 (age 73 years, 73 days). Interment at Laurel Hill Cemetery, Fitchburg, Mass.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Crocker, Amos — of Madison County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Madison County, 1819-20. Burial location unknown.
  Crocker, Benjamin — of North White Creek, Washington County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Washington County 1st District, 1848. Burial location unknown.
  Crocker, Benjamin D. — of Tacoma, Pierce County, Wash. U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for Washington, 1909. Burial location unknown.
  Crocker, Bill See William R. Crocker
  Crocker, Carolyn — of Pemaquid Beach, Bristol, Lincoln County, Maine. Postmaster at Pemaquid Beach, Maine, 1931. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Crocker, Catherine W. — of Locust Valley, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1920. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Crocker, Charles (1822-1888) — of Sacramento, Sacramento County, Calif. Born in Troy, Rensselaer County, N.Y., September 16, 1822. Went to California for the 1849 Gold Rush; merchant; banker; member of California state assembly 9th District, 1861-62; one of the builders of the Central Pacific Railroad; first president of the Southern Pacific Railroad. Died in Monterey, Monterey County, Calif., August 14, 1888 (age 65 years, 333 days). Interment at Mountain View Cemetery, Oakland, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Isaac Crocker and Eliza (Wright) Crocker; brother of Edwin Bryant Crocker; married 1852 to Mary Deming; father of Harriet Crocker (who married Charles Beatty Alexander (1849-1927)), Charles Frederick Crocker and William Henry Crocker; uncle of Jennie Louise Crocker (1860-1939; niece of Jacob Sloat Fassett); grandfather of Mary Alexander (who married Sheldon Whitehouse (1883-1965)), Mary Crocker (who married Francis Burton Harrison) and Harriet Crocker Alexander (1888-1972; who married Winthrop Williams Aldrich); great-grandfather of Charles Sheldon Whitehouse; second great-grandfather of Sheldon Whitehouse (1955-).
  Political families: Rockefeller family of New York City, New York; Crocker-Whitehouse family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Crocker, Charles Frederick (1854-1897) — also known as Charles F. Crocker — of San Francisco, Calif. Born in 1854. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1884, 1888. Died in 1897 (age about 43 years). Original interment at Laurel Hill Cemetery (which no longer exists), San Francisco, Calif.; reinterment at Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery, Colma, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Crocker (1822-1888); brother of William Henry Crocker; father of Mary Crocker (who married Francis Burton Harrison); nephew of Edwin Bryant Crocker.
  Political families: Rockefeller family of New York City, New York; Crocker-Whitehouse family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Crocker, Charles T. — of San Mateo, San Mateo County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Crocker, D. A. — of Pleasanton, Linn County, Kan. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Crocker, David, Jr. — of Tompkins County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Tompkins County 1st District, 1853. Burial location unknown.
  Crocker, E. H. — of Sandy Hill (now Hudson Falls), Washington County, N.Y. Village president of Sandy Hill, New York, 1866, 1873. Burial location unknown.
  Crocker, Ed — of Oklahoma. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Oklahoma 4th District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Crocker, Edward Savage II (1895-1968) — also known as Edward S. Crocker II — of Fitchburg, Worcester County, Mass. Born in Fitchburg, Worcester County, Mass., December 20, 1895. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Iraq, 1948. Died in 1968 (age about 72 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Father of Lispenard Seabury Crocker (who married Marshall Green (1916-1998)).
  Political family: Green-Crocker family of Holyoke, Massachusetts.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Crocker, Edwin Bryant (1818-1875) — also known as Edwin B. Crocker — of Sacramento, Sacramento County, Calif. Born in Jamesville, Onondaga County, N.Y., April 26, 1818. Lawyer; justice of California state supreme court, 1863; chief counsel, Central Pacific Railroad, 1864-69. Founder of the Crocker Art Museum; partially paralyzed following an 1869 stroke. Died in Sacramento, Sacramento County, Calif., June 24, 1875 (age 57 years, 59 days). Interment at Sacramento City Cemetery, Sacramento, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Isaac Crocker and (mother) Crocker; brother of Charles Crocker (1822-1888); married, September 3, 1845, to Mary Norton (1821-1847); married, July 8, 1852, to Margaret Eleanor Rhodes (1822-1901); father of Jennie Louise Crocker (1860-1939; who married Jacob Sloat Fassett); uncle of Charles Frederick Crocker and William Henry Crocker.
  Political families: Rockefeller family of New York City, New York; Crocker-Whitehouse family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Crocker, Edwin F. — of Falls Church, Va. Republican. Postmaster at Falls Church, Va., 1889-93, 1897-1906. Burial location unknown.
  Crocker, Edwin M. — of Byron, Genesee County, N.Y. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from Genesee County, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Crocker, Edwin W. — of East Haddam, Middlesex County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from East Haddam, 1902, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Crocker, F. R. — of Chariton, Lucas County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1888, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Crocker, Frank B. — of Manchester, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Postmaster at South Manchester, Conn., 1931-33 (acting, 1931-32); Manchester, Conn., 1933-36. Burial location unknown.
  Crocker, Frank L. — of Locust Valley, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1916, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Crocker, Frank M. — U.S. Consular Agent in Guaymas, as of 1897-1905. Burial location unknown.
  Crocker, Gatman — American Independent candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Crocker, George Martin (1848-1918) — also known as George M. Crocker — of Mt. Clemens, Macomb County, Mich. Born in Illinois, August 9, 1848. Democrat. Lawyer; mayor of Mt. Clemens, Mich., 1879-81. Died in Mt. Clemens, Macomb County, Mich., January 4, 1918 (age 69 years, 148 days). Interment at Clinton Grove Cemetery, Clinton Township, Macomb County, Mich.
  Relatives: Married 1870 to Katherine Lee Dickinson (1849-1882; daughter of Joshua B. Dickinson (1811-1879)); married 1884 to Harriet Steele (1850-1886); married 1888 to Cecelia Tarleton Steele (1857-1931).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Crocker, Hans (1815-1889) — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Born in 1815. Republican. Mayor of Milwaukee, Wis., 1852-53; delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1860. Died in 1889 (age about 74 years). Interment at Forest Home Cemetery, Milwaukee, Wis.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Crocker, Herbert J. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 3rd District, 1884, 1890, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Crocker, J. R. — of Fayetteville, Washington County, Ark. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Crocker, James F. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Crocker, John F. — of Kearney, Buffalo County, Neb. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nebraska, 1892; postmaster at Kearney, Neb., 1893-98. Burial location unknown.
  Crocker, John S. — of Washington County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Washington County 1st District, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Crocker, Judith — of Centerville, Barnstable County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Crocker, Kenneth W. — of Bradford, Gibson County, Tenn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Crocker, King See R. King Crocker
  Crocker, L. M. — of Austin, Travis County, Tex. Mayor of Austin, Tex., 1880-81. Burial location unknown.
  Crocker, Lucius B. (1801-1869) — of Oswego, Oswego County, N.Y. Born in Rensselaerville, Albany County, N.Y., 1801. Democrat. Merchant; mayor of Oswego, N.Y., 1856-58; candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1860. Died in Paris, France, 1869 (age about 68 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1831 to Ann Eliza Pardee.
  Crocker, Martin (1858-1938) — of Mt. Clemens, Macomb County, Mich. Born in 1858. Democrat. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Macomb County 1st District, 1887-88; member of Michigan state senate 15th District, 1891-92; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1896; mayor of Mt. Clemens, Mich., 1902-03; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 7th District, 1902; candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1928. Died in 1938 (age about 80 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas M. Crocker (1825-1902).
  Crocker, Melville C. — of Albany County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Albany County 3rd District, 1919. Burial location unknown.
  Crocker, Myron Donovan (1915-2010) — Born in Pasadena, Los Angeles County, Calif., September 4, 1915. U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of California, 1959-66; U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of California, 1966-81; took senior status 1981. Died in Chowchilla, Madera County, Calif., February 2, 2010 (age 94 years, 151 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Crocker, Nancy L. — of Fitchburg, Worcester County, Mass. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1952 (member, Resolutions Committee). Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Crocker, Oliver — of New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives from New Bedford; elected 1834. Burial location unknown.
  Crocker, Oliver C. — of Broome County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Broome County, 1847. Burial location unknown.
  Crocker, R. King — of Washington County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Washington County 1st District, 1864. Burial location unknown.
  Crocker, Roland R. — of New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives from New Bedford; elected 1834. Burial location unknown.
  Crocker, Roy P. — of South Pasadena, Los Angeles County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1952, 1960, 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Crocker, Ryan Clark (b. 1949) — of Washington. Born in 1949. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Lebanon, 1990; Kuwait, 1994; Syria, 1998-2001. Still living as of 2001.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary — Internet Movie Database profile
  Crocker, Samuel Leonard (1804-1883) — also known as Samuel L. Crocker — of Taunton, Bristol County, Mass. Born in Taunton, Bristol County, Mass., March 31, 1804. Whig. Member of Massachusetts Governor's Council, 1849; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 2nd District, 1853-55; president, Taunton Locomotive Manufacturing Company, 1862-83. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., February 10, 1883 (age 78 years, 316 days). Interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Taunton, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of William A. Crocker and Sally (Ingell) Crocker; married, June 15, 1825, to Hannah Weld Thomas (died 1827); married, April 13, 1830, to Caroline Thomas (died 1875); father of Sally Crocker (who married Edmund Hatch Bennett (1824-1898)) and Mary Caroline Crocker (who married Darius Nash Couch).
  Political family: Crocker family of Taunton and Boston, Massachusetts.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Crocker, Seth — of Washington County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Washington County, 1798-99. Burial location unknown.
  Crocker, Thomas M. (1825-1902) — of Mt. Clemens, Macomb County, Mich. Born in 1825. Delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention, 1867; mayor of Mt. Clemens, Mich., 1889-91. Died in 1902 (age about 77 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Father of Martin Crocker (1858-1938).
  Crocker, Virginia Leaman — of Laurens County, S.C. Member of South Carolina state house of representatives 15th District, 1981-82. Female. Still living as of 1982.
  Crocker, Wickham R. — of Steuben County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Steuben County 2nd District, 1859-60. Burial location unknown.
  Crocker, William — of Ridgefield, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Ridgefield, 1825. Burial location unknown.
  Crocker, William H. — of New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives from New Bedford; elected 1835, 1836. Burial location unknown.
  Crocker, William Henry (1861-1937) — also known as William H. Crocker — of San Francisco, Calif.; Hillsborough, San Mateo County, Calif.; Burlingame, San Mateo County, Calif. Born in Sacramento, Sacramento County, Calif., January 13, 1861. Republican. Banker; delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1916, 1920, 1924, 1932; member of Republican National Committee from California, 1924. Died in Burlingame, San Mateo County, Calif., September 25, 1937 (age 76 years, 255 days). Interment at Cypress Lawn Memorial Park, Colma, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Crocker (1822-1888); brother of Charles Frederick Crocker; nephew of Edwin Bryant Crocker.
  Political families: Rockefeller family of New York City, New York; Crocker-Whitehouse family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article
  Crocker, William R. (born c.1937) — also known as Bill Crocker — of Austin, Travis County, Tex. Born about 1937. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2004, 2008, 2012; member of Republican National Committee from Texas, 2008-12. Still living as of 2012.


CROCKET (Soundex C623) — See also BROCKETT, CRICHETT, CROCHETT, CROCKER, CROCKETT, CROCKWELL, DOCKETY, HOCKETT, LOCKETT, LOCKETTE, ROCKETT.

  Crocket, Robert L. — of Oneida, Madison County, N.Y. Mayor of Oneida, N.Y., 1916. Burial location unknown.


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