Eldo Burel Croson

8 April 1901–20 December 1985 (Age 84)
Galt, Sacramento, California, United States

The Life of Eldo Burel

Eldo Burel Croson was born on 8 April 1901, in Galt, Sacramento, California, United States. He married Dorthea Hines Ashby about 1924, in California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Bakersfield, Kern, California, United States in 1935 and Judicial Township 3, Kern, California, United States in 1940. In 1924, at the age of 23, his occupation is listed as . He died on 20 December 1985, in San Luis Obispo, California, United States, at the age of 84.

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Eldo Burel Croson
Dorthea Hines Ashby
Marriage: about 1924

Spouse and Children


    Dorthea Hines Ashby


about 1924
California, United States


World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 5

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 22

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

English (North Midlands): perhaps a respelling of Irish Crossan .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Eldo Croson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Eldo Croson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Eldo Croson, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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