Samuel Leonard Crocker Sr.

Samuel Leonard Crocker Sr.

Birth
Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 10 Feb 1883 (aged 78)
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts, USA
Memorial ID 7870587 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He graduated from Brown University Rhode Island, in 1822, was successful in manufacturing, founding the Taunton Copper Manufacturing Company in 1826 and was a member of the executive council of Massachusetts in 1849. In 1853, he was elected as a Whig to the Thirty-third Congress, serving until 1855. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he returned to his position at the Taunton Copper Manufacturing Company and was also president of the Taunton Locomotive Railroad Manufacturing Company until his death at age 78.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 15 Sep 2003
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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Samuel Leonard Crocker Sr. (31 Mar 1804–10 Feb 1883), Find a Grave Memorial no. 7870587, citing Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .