When Uriel Crocker Sr. was born on 6 September 1768, in Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Josiah Crocker, was 23 and his mother, Deborah Davis, was 22. He married Mary Eaton on 2 September 1790, in Marblehead, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. He died on 12 April 1813, in Marblehead, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 44, and was buried in Old Burial Hill Cemetery, Marblehead, Essex, Massachusetts, United States.
English (southwestern): occupational name for a potter, from Middle English crockere, an agent derivative of Middle English crok(ke) ‘pot’ (Old English croc, croc(ca)).
English (of Norman origin): variant of Craker .
Americanized form of German Krocker .
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