Elmo Maury Cronk

Male10 November 1909–22 July 1967

Brief Life History of Elmo Maury

When Elmo Maury Cronk was born on 10 November 1909, in Lynnhaven, Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States, his father, Anthony Johnson Cronk, was 43 and his mother, Lora Virginia Rowe, was 42. He married Ellie Mae Dyer on 12 November 1940, in Norfolk, Virginia, United States. He lived in Seaboard District, Princess Anne, Virginia, United States in 1910 and Norfolk City Voting Precinct 11, Norfolk, Virginia, United States in 1940. He died on 22 July 1967, in Norfolk, Norfolk, Virginia, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Norfolk, Norfolk, Virginia, United States.

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Elmo Maury Cronk
Ellie Mae Dyer
Marriage: 12 November 1940

Sources (19)

  • Elmo M Cronk in household of A L Roper, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Elmo Maury Cronk, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988"
  • Elmo Maury Cronk, "Virginia, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 November 1940Norfolk, Virginia, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (5)

    World Events (8)

    1910 · The BSA is Made

    Age 1

    Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

    1917 · Camp Lee Training Facility

    Age 8

    Camp Lee was the sight of where Europeans first came face to face with the Powhatan Confederation. Than during the Civil War  the Union forces used it as a surprise attack and blocked Lee’s army from the supply base. When World War II started Fort Lee became Camp Lee and was used as a training facility.


    Age 18

    Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

    Name Meaning

    English (Kent): variant of Crank .

    Possibly an Americanized form of German Kranke (see Crank ).

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

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