Edward Croker

1756–13 June 1841 (Age 85)
County Limerick, Ireland

The Life of Edward

When Edward Croker was born in 1756, in County Limerick, Ireland, his father, Rev John Croker, was 29 and his mother, Sarah Pennyfather, was 25. He married Margaret Anne Hare in 1782, in Ross, County Cork, Ireland. They were the parents of at least 10 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 13 June 1841, in his hometown, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

Edward Croker
1756–1841
Margaret Anne Hare
1758–
Marriage: 1782
Margaret Croker
1781–
Albert Croker
1783–1826
Sarah Croker
1787–1870
Edward Croker
1789–
William Croker
1791–
Robert Croker
1792–1848
Charles Croker
1794–1877
Robert Crocker
1794–
Henry Braddell Croker
1798–
Major Richard Crocker
1800–
Rev Thomas Crocker
John Croker
1784–1858

Spouse and Children

    Male1756–1841Male

    Margaret Anne Hare

    Female1758–Female

MARRIAGE
1782
Ross, County Cork, Ireland
children

(12)

    Margaret Croker

    Female1781–Female

    Albert Croker

    Male1783–1826Male

    John Croker

    Male1784–1858Male

    Sarah Croker

    Female1787–1870Female

    Edward Croker

    Male1789–Male

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1727–1804Male

    Sarah Pennyfather

    Female1731–Female

siblings

(8)

    Male1756–1841Male

    John Croker

    Male1756–Male

    Reverend Richard Croker

    Male1758–1823Male

    Henry Croker

    Male1758–1836Male

    Sarah Croker

    Female1760–Female

+3 More Children

World Events (3)

1798

Age 42

Battle of Antrim.
1798

Age 42

The Young Ireland rebellion of 1798 failed.
1839

Age 83

The Night of the BIG WIND. In Killarney and its neighborhood there was a terrible hurricane. The town sustained much damage and many houses were shattered.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Crocker 1.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Edward, Esq in entry for Richard Hare Croker, Esq, "British Newspaper Archive, Family Notices"
  • Edward Croker, "Ireland, Diocesan and Prerogative Marriage License Bonds Indexes, 1623-1866"
  • Edward Croker in entry for Margaret Ann Hare, "Ireland, Diocesan and Prerogative Marriage License Bonds Indexes, 1623-1866"

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