Jacob Crocheron

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Jacob Crocheron
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New York's 2nd district
In office
March 4, 1829 – March 3, 1831
Preceded byJohn J. Wood
Succeeded byJohn T. Bergen
Sheriff of Richmond County
In office
In office
In office
Personal details
Born(1774-08-23)August 23, 1774
Staten Island, New York
DiedDecember 27, 1849(1849-12-27) (aged 75)
Staten Island, New York
Political partyJacksonian

Jacob Crocheron (August 23, 1774 – December 27, 1849) was a U.S. Representative from New York, United States brother of Henry Crocheron.

Born on Staten Island, Richmond County, New York, Crocheron engaged in agricultural pursuits. Sheriff of Richmond County in 1802, 1811, and again in 1821.

Crocheron was elected as a Jacksonian to the Twenty-first Congress (March 4, 1829 – March 3, 1831). He died in Richmond County, Staten Island, on December 27, 1849. He was interred in St. Andrew's Churchyard, Staten Island, New York.


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U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by
John J. Wood
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New York's 2nd congressional district

Succeeded by
John T. Bergen