When Sarah Crook was born on 27 September 1829, in Inskip, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, James Crook, was 26 and her mother, Nancy Ann Worthington, was 25. She lived in Toxteth Park St Michael, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1841.
topographic name from Old Norse krókr ‘nook or bend’ denoting someone who lived by a bend in a river or road. In some instances the surname may have arisen as a habitational name from any of the places called Crook in Cumberland and Durham, or Crooke in Lancashire, all of which are derived from this word.
topographic name for someone who lived ‘(at the) barrow or mound’ from Brittonic crüg. In some instances this may have arisen as a habitational name from either Crook in Combe Raleigh or perhaps Crooke in North Tawton (both Devon), which are derived from this word.
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