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Croker, Thomas Croftonlocked

(1798–1854)
  • W. J. McCormack

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Croker, Thomas Crofton (1798–1854), antiquary, was born in Buckingham Square, Cork, on 15 January 1798 to a respectable family of limited means. His father, Thomas Croker (1761–1818), had seen extensive active service in the army and retired in ill health as a brevet major in 1802; in 1786 he had married ...

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, 63 vols. (1885–1900), suppl., 3 vols. (1901); repr. in 22 vols. (1908–9); 10 further suppls. (1912–96); (1993)