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Henry Crocheron
Birth: Dec. 26, 1772
Bloomfield
Richmond County (Staten Island)
New York, USA
Death: Nov. 8, 1819
New Springville
Richmond County (Staten Island)
New York, USA

U.S. Congressman. Brother of US Congressman Jacob Crocheron, from New York, he was a successful in mercantile pursuits and supervisor of Northfield, New York, (1808-14). In 1815, he was elected as a Republican to the Fourteenth Congress, serving until 1817. After his term, he was a Captain in the New York Militra until his death at age 46. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry Crocheron (1744 - 1796)
  Ann Decker Crocheron (1750 - 1820)
 
 Siblings:
  John Crocheron (1770 - 1820)*
  Henry Crocheron (1772 - 1819)
  Jacob Crocheron (1774 - 1849)*
  Daniel Crocheron (1779 - 1833)*
  Richard Crocheron (1783 - 1856)*
  Abraham Crocheron (1785 - 1863)*
  Reuben Crocheron (1789 - 1840)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
48y, "In memory of Henry Crocheron Esquire, one of the Judges of this county and late a Member of Congress, and the first from Staten Island, who represented the Souther district of the State of New York, in the National Councils. A Sincere Republican, and possessing an intelligent, and an upright mind, his talents and virtues were appreciatred by a free and grateful people. Having languished on a bed of sickness for some time, he died with composure and Resignation. Respected and lamented by numerous friends."
 
Burial:
Saint Andrews Church Cemetery
Richmondtown
Richmond County (Staten Island)
New York, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Rich H.
Record added: Feb 20, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7199307
Henry Crocheron
Added by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
 
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- Ernest Sharpe Jr
 Added: Nov. 13, 2015

- Jonathan Robert De Mallie, Historian
 Added: May. 11, 2015
In memory of my great, great uncle.
- Charlotte H
 Added: Mar. 6, 2015
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