David William Crockett

28 December 1850–24 June 1934 (Age 83)
Owen, Indiana, United States

The Life Summary of David William

When David William Crockett was born on 28 December 1850, in Owen, Indiana, United States, his father, Joseph Crockett, was 34 and his mother, Elizabeth James, was 30. He married Eliza Catherine Korte on 13 May 1869, in Sullivan, Franklin, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Boone Township, Crawford, Missouri, United States in 1930 and Nez Perce, Idaho, United States in 1930. He died on 24 June 1934, in Sullivan, Franklin, Missouri, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Sullivan IOOF Cemetery, Sullivan, Franklin, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

David William Crockett
Lucille Isabel Teasdale
Marriage: 14 October 1882
Zella N Crockett
Henry Joseph Crockett
Fannie E. Crockett
David Emory Crockett
Bertha Maude Crockett
Edith Evelyn Crockett
Dora Isabelle Crockett
Esther Paralee Crockett
Julia Eva Crockett
Wilbur Dawson Crockett
India Anna Crockett
Colonel Chester Crockett
Dorris Teasdale Crockett

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 October 1882Stanton, Franklin, Missouri, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1851 · Constitution of 1851
    Age 1
    Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.
    Age 10
    In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 22
    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

    Name Meaning

    English (Staffordshire) and Scottish (of Norman origin): nickname for someone who affected a particular hairstyle, from Anglo-Norman French croket ‘ornamental curl or roll of hair’ (Old Norman French croquet, a diminutive of croque ‘curl, hook’).

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

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    Sources (12)

    • David W Crocket in household of Eliza Crocket, "Missouri State and Territorial Census Records, 1732-1933"
    • David W Crockett, "United States Census, 1880"
    • David W. Crocket, "Missouri Marriages, 1750-1920"

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