Mr William Crockett

1912–1995 (Age 83)
Belfast, Ireland

The Life of William

Mr William Crockett was born in 1912, in Belfast, Ireland. He married Ellen Gorman on 5 September 1936, in Belfast, Ireland. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died in 1995, in his hometown, at the age of 83.

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Mr William Crockett
Ellen Gorman
Marriage: 5 September 1936
William Crockett

Spouse and Children

5 September 1936
Belfast, Ireland


World Events (8)


Age 7

Irish War of Independence against Britain ending in the Anglo Irish Treaty.

Age 8

In the Government of Ireland Act 1920, Ireland was partitioned, with the unionist-dominated north east becoming Northern Ireland.

Age 25

New elections. The voters return de Valera and also approve a new constitution which abolishes the Irish Free State and proclaims Eire (Gaelic for Ireland) as a sovereign, independent, democratic state.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish (Galloway): nickname for someone who affected a particular hairstyle, from Middle English croket ‘large curl’ (Old Norman French croquet, a diminutive of croque ‘curl’, ‘hook’).2 Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Riocaird ‘son of Richard’ ( see Richard ).

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

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