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Family of Isaac CROCKER and Harriot COLBOURNE

Husband: Isaac CROCKER (1829- )
Wife: Harriot COLBOURNE (c. 1829- )
Children: Francis CROCKER (1848-1883)
Marriage 23 Dec 1849 Bristol, Gloucestershire1

Husband: Isaac CROCKER

Name: Isaac CROCKER1
Sex: Male
Father: John CROCKER (c. 1803- )
Mother: Jemima ALLEN (bef1800-1853)
Birth 12 Apr 1829 Bristol, Gloucestershire1

Wife: Harriot COLBOURNE

Name: Harriot COLBOURNE1
Sex: Female
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth c. 18291

Child 1: Francis CROCKER

Name: Francis CROCKER2
Sex: Male
Spouse: Susan Till ELLIOTT (1851?- )
Birth 2 Sep 1848 Gloucestershire
Census 3 Apr 1881 (age 32) Aberdare, Glamorganshire3
3 Sgybowen Cottages, Aberdare, Glamorganshire
Occupation 3 Apr 1881 (age 32) Coachman; Aberdare, Glamorganshire3
Death 28 Jul 1883 (age 34) Merthyr Tydfil, Wales4
Cause: Accidental death from injuries received by being thrown out of a gig
‘accidental death from injuries received by being thrown out of a gig’ – source death certificate. Unfortunately no coroner’s records seemed to have survived for Aberdare.

[Sandra Hurcombe]

Sources

1Susan Maria Hurcombe, "Information from Susan Maria Hurcombe".
Thus far this information is unchecked and unsourced by Graham Hoadly - needs verification. [2011].
Cit. Date: 17 May 2011. Assessment: Questionable.
2Anthony James Woods, "E-mail Info given by Anthony James Woods to Graham Hoadly".
E-mail Info given by Anthony James Woods to Graham Hoadly.
Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: The following notes can be gleaned by using George Henry's WOODS Documents:

1870 25th April Born
1893 10th March enlisted in the Grenadier Guards in Taunton, Somerset
1893 15th May joined 'A ' or Whitehall Division of the Metropolitan Police
1899 11th August resigned from Metropolitan Police with a Gratuity of £39
? enlisted in the Irish Guards
1902 21st June discharged from as 21134 Sergeant from the 42nd Squadron XII Irish Guards at Kronstad
1902 12th August joined Transvaal Town Police
1903 23rd September discharged (Parchment Certificate of Character; No: 102) aged 33 (Single Status) as Trooper 1377 Transvaal Town Police, Johannesburg in consequence of "TwiceEnp???d"
1908 worked for Hopkin Morgan, Baker, Cardiff
1914 20th August enlisted in Royal Welsh Fusiliers
1918 15th April discharge of 355541 Private from Battn Royal Welsh Fusiliers as 'No longer fit for War Service' at Shrewsbury
3"Census 1881 (Mary Beatrice Crocker) Aberdare, Glamorganshire RG11/5320/121/1".
Text From Source: Francis Crocker Head 32 Coachman Gloucestershire
Susan Crocker Wife 28 Gloucestershire
Edith M Crocker Dau 1 Glam Llwydcoed
Mary Crocker Dau 1wk Glam Llwydcoed
Elizabeth Elliott Mother in Law 64 Gloucestershire
Assessment: Primary evidence.
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Source: Census 1881 (Mary Beatrice Crocker) Aberdare, Glamorganshire RG11/5320/121/1, Mary Beatrice Crocker 81

4"Information from Free Births, Marriages, and Deaths website: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/" (Internet). Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Deaths Sep 1883
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CROCKER Francis 34 Merthyr T. 11a 260
Internet. Call Number: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/ (electronic).