Margaret Amelia Crooks

1879–1964 (Age 84)
DeKalb, Missouri, United States

The Life of Margaret Amelia

When Margaret Amelia Crooks was born on 12 February 1879, in DeKalb, Missouri, United States, her father, George Washington Crooks, was 19 and her mother, Mertie May Carlton, was 17. She married Leo Bruce Agan on 8 February 1895, in Rawlins, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. She lived in Achilles Township, Rawlins, Kansas, United States in 1915 and Achilles, Rawlins, Kansas, United States for about 10 years. She died on 8 January 1964, in Atwood, Rawlins, Kansas, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Achilles, Rawlins, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Margaret Amelia Crooks
Leo Bruce Agan
Marriage: 8 February 1895
Alta Gertrude Agan
Freda Pearl Agan
Herbert Winifred Agan
Vivian Irene Agan
Vada May Agan

Spouse & Children

8 February 1895
Rawlins, Kansas, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • George Washington Crooks


  • Mertie May Carlton




+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1881 · Kansas Prohibits Alcoholic Beverages

Age 2

Kansas became the first state to adopt a constitutional amendment which prohibited all alcoholic beverages on February 19, 1881.
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 23

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Crook 1.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • M A Crooks in household of G W Crooks, "Kansas State Census, 1895"
  • Maggie A Agan in household of Les B Agan, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Maggie Agan in household of Leo Agan, "Kansas State Census, 1915"

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