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Alvah Crocker
Birth: Oct. 14, 1801
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Dec. 26, 1874
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA

U.S. Congressman. Educated at Groton Academy, he was a successful paper manufacturer and president of the Boston and Fitchburg Railroad. He was a member of the Hoosac Tunnel Commission and member of the Massachusetts State House of Representatives (1836, 1842-43) and served in the Massachusetts State Senate, (1862-64). In 1872, he was elected as a Republican to the Forty-second Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of William B. Washburn, reelected to the Forty-third Congress and served until his death at age 73. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
Family links: 
  Abigail Fox Crocker (1810 - 1847)*
  Lucy Ann Fay Crocker (1827 - 1872)*
  Minerva Cushing Crocker (1824 - 1921)*
  Charles Thomas Crocker (1833 - 1911)*
  Harriet Newell Crocker Wood (1837 - 1860)*
  Margarette Bullard Crocker (1841 - 1851)*
  Louisa Forster Crocker (1847 - 1853)*
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Laurel Hill Cemetery
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
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Record added: May 26, 2003
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Son of Deacon Samuel Crocker & Comfort (Jones). Born Oct 14, 1801 at Leominster.
- Bill Bourbeau
 Added: Nov. 23, 2012
Driving force behind the construction of the Hoosac Tunnel
- Raymond Makul
 Added: Jan. 10, 2010
God Bless Alvah Crocker.Fitchburg Papermaker, Railroad Innovator andPhilanthropist.
- Grant323
 Added: Jan. 9, 2010
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