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John Calloway Crocker
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Birth: Mar. 30, 1830
Marengo County
Alabama, USA
Death: Sep. 8, 1894
Leake County
Mississippi, USA

He married Elizabeth Jane Strait on January 22, 1851. She was the daughter of William Robert Strait (1800-1880) and Mary Knox Crocker (1810-1866).

1840 United States Federal Census
Name: Chater Crocker [Clarke Crocker]
Home in 1840: Kemper [county], Mississippi
Free White Persons - Males - 5 thru 9: 1
Free White Persons - Males - 15 thru 19: 1
Free White Persons - Males - 60 thru 69: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 50 thru 59: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 70 thru 79: 1
Persons Employed in Agriculture: 1
Free White Persons - Under 20: 2
Total Free White Persons: 5
Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 5

1850 United States Federal Census
Name: John C Crocker
Age: 20
Birth Year: abt 1830
Birthplace: Alabama
Home in 1850: Southern District, Lauderdale, Mississippi
Gender: Male
Family Number: 192
Household Members: Name Age
Clarke Crocker 74
Ann Crocker 66
Rebecca A Smith 4
John C Crocker 20

1860 United States Federal Census
Name: J C Crocker. Age in 1860: 29
Birth Year: abt 1831. Birthplace: Alabama
Home in 1860: Beat 2, Lauderdale, Mississippi
Gender: Male
Post Office: Lauderdale Station
Household Members: Name Age
J C Crocker 29
Elizabeth J Crocker 25
Mary E Crocker 9
William E J Crocker 6
Caledonia I P Crocker 3
Robert C P Crocker 10/12
H N Hicks 10

Civil War Service:
According to the Mississippi Civil War Memorials at the Department of Archives and History in Jackson, Mississippi, John served in the Confederate army during war between the states. He was assigned to 35th Mississippi Inf Company "E" as a private. His military record indicates year of birth as 1835 and year of death 1899. The Official and Statistical Register of the State of Mississippi also at the Archives in Jackson indicates he served with the Muckalusha Guards, of Neshoba County, organized 27 November 1861.

1870 United States Federal Census
Name:John C Crocker. Age in 1870: 40.
Birth Year: abt 1830. Birthplace: Ala
Home in 1870: Township 8, Lauderdale, Mississippi
Race: White. Gender: Male
Post Office: Lockhart
Household Members: Name Age
John C Crocker 40
Elizabeth Crocker 36
Mary Crocker 18
William Crocker 15
Caledonia Crocker 13
Robert Crocker 11
Lorenza Crocker 3
Angeline Crocker 1/12

1880 United States Federal Census
Name: John C. Crocker. Age: 49. Birth Year: abt 1831
Birthplace: Alabama
Home in 1880: Moscow, Kemper, Mississippi
Race: White. Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Elizabeth Crocker
Father's Birthplace: Illinois [error; father born SC]
Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee
Occupation: Farmer
Household Members: Name Age
John C. Crocker 49
Elizabeth Crocker 45
Mary Crocker 26
Caledonia Crocker 21
Lorenzo Crocker 13
Angeline Crocker 11
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Jane Strait Crocker (1832 - 1917)
 
 Children:
  Robert Charles P. Crocker (1859 - 1944)*
  Lorenzo Crocker (1867 - 1930)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pearl Hill Cemetery
Carthage (Leake County)
Leake County
Mississippi, USA
 
Maintained by: BonnieGober12
Originally Created by: NatalieMaynor
Record added: Oct 03, 2006
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John Calloway Crocker
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