Ashley Wilson Crockett – Texian

Texian Who’s Who, A Biographical Dictionary of the State of Texas,
The Texian Company, Dallas: 1937

Newspaper publisher; b. Johnson Co., Aug. 6, 1857; s. Robert Patton and Matilda (Porter) Crockett; ed. rur. schs; m. 1st, Mollie Haynes, Nov. 5, 1876; m. 2nd, Anna Walkup, Dec. 26, 1893; children: Chester A., Clarence J., Mrs. Gladys Hendricks, David W., Mrs. Elizabeth Deering, Mrs. Marguerite Leake, Mrs. Helen Annette Evans, Ada Clare (dec.), Ilva Maureen (dec.), Harold (dec.).  Asso. ed. Granbury Vidette, 1876; newspaper pub. since 1876; now ed.-pub., Hood Co. Tablet.  Democrat.  Methodist.  K. of P.  Address: W. Bridge St., Granbury, tel. 133.

Ashley Wilson Crockett passed away May 31, 1954.  He was buried in Granbury Cemetery in Hood County, Texas.