Croker, T. Crofton (17981854)

Croker, T. Crofton, Irish folk-lorist, born in Cork; held a well-paid clerkship in the Admiralty; collected and published stories, legends, and traditions of the S. of Ireland; he wrote with a humour which was heartily Irish; his most original work being “The Adventures of Barney Mahoney”; he was a zealous antiquary; he was a brilliant conversationalist (17981854).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Croker, John Wilson * Croll, James
Crimean War
Crinan Canal
Crispi, Francesco
Crispin
Critias
Criton
Croa`tia and Slavonia
Crockett, Samuel Rutherford
Crœsus
Croker, John Wilson
Croker, T. Crofton
Croll, James
Croly, George
Cromarty
Crome, John
Crompton, Samuel
Cromwell, Oliver
Cromwell, Richard
Cromwell, Thomas
Cronstadt
Crookes, William