Selma Clyde Crocker

15 January 1882–9 April 1955 (Age 73)
Lake Butler, Bradford, Florida, United States

The Life of Selma Clyde

When Selma Clyde Crocker was born on 15 January 1882, in Lake Butler, Bradford, Florida, United States, her father, Thomas Jefferson Crocker, was 48 and her mother, Mary Ophelia Smith, was 26. She married Hugo Legler on 23 September 1900, in Bartow, Polk, Florida, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Hillsborough, Florida, United States in 1935 and World in 1950. She died on 9 April 1955, in Tampa, Hillsborough, Florida, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Tampa, Hillsborough, Florida, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hugo Legler
1878–1965
Selma Clyde Crocker
1882–1955
Marriage: 23 September 1900
Emory Eugene Legler
1903–1960
Thomas LeRoy Legler
1908–1995
Katharine Maude Legler
1920–2011

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 September 1900
Bartow, Polk, Florida, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1886

Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1894 · The Genealogical Society of Utah is formed.

Age 12

The Genealogical Society of Utah is formed. - A precursor society to FamilySearch, the GSU was organized on November 13,1894, in the Church Historian's Office of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 20

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

Name Meaning

1 English (of Norman origin): habitational name from any of the various places in Normandy, France, called Crèvecoeur (‘heartbreak’), from Old French creve(r) ‘to break or destroy’, ‘to die’ + ceur ‘heart’, a reference to the infertility and unproductiveness of the land.2 English: occupational name for a potter, Middle English crockere, an agent derivative of Middle English crock ‘pot’ (Old English croc(ca)).3 Americanized spelling of German Krocker .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Selma Clyde Crocker Legler in household of Hugo Legler, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Selma C Legler in household of Hugo Legler, "Florida State Census, 1935"
  • Selma Crocker in household of Thomas Crocker, "Florida State Census, 1885"

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