Kent County Biographies
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Railway Officials in America 1906
Tolcott R. Croninger was born Sept. 24, 1836, in Euclid, 0. He is the son of Jacob and Sally Ann (Dodge) Croninger.
His father was born in 1808 in Pennsylvania, emigrated thence to Ohio, and came to this tp. in 1849, where he now
lives with his son. His mother died in 1867. Mr. Croninger is engaged at Whitneyville in general blacksmithing,
and manufacturing wagons and sleighs; repairs steam engines, and makes one of the best three-horse equalizers in
the State. He has been similarly engaged 25 years. He was married May 3, 1863, to Elnora N., daughter of Sidney
S. and Caroline (Davis) Cook, natives of New York, born Jan. 14, 1843. They have four children, Lizzie L., born
April 4, 1864; Emma J., April 7, 1866; Frederick J. T., Aug. 12, 1870, and Nora Maud, Aug. 3, 1879. Mr. C. is acting
School Director, and is a Republican.
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